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The great tours: experiencing Medieval Europe [electronic resource].

Bartlett, Kenneth R. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (ca. 720 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2013.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 12 Carcassonne - Cathars and Crusaders Episode 20 Prague - Castle Hill Episode 21 Bruges - Built on the Sea and Trade Episode 3 Mdina - The Silent City Episode 4 Mdina and Rabat - In the Steps of St. Paul Episode 8 York - Vikings and Merchants Episode 17 Krakw̤ - The Royal Way Episode 18 Krakw̤ - Crossroads of Europe Episode 19 Prague - Freedom of Mind and Spirit Episode 2 Rothenburg - Jewel on the Romantic Road Episode 5 Palermo - A Mosaic of Cultures Episode 6 Palermo - Celebrating Throne and Altar Episode 16 Dubrovnik - City of Seven Flags Episode 1 The Medieval City - A Feast for the Senses Episode 10 Avignon - Papal Splendor Episode 11 Carcassonne - Fortress of the Languedoc Episode 9 Avignon - The Babylonian Captivity Episode 13 Barcelona - The Gothic Quarter Episode 14 Barcelona - Imagination and Inspiration Episode 15 Dubrovnik - Pearl of the Adriatic Episode 22 Bruges - Commerce and Community Episode 23 Siena - Good Government Episode 24 Siena - The Gothic Dream Episode 7 York - Wool and Prayer.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Professor Kenneth R. Bartlett, University of Toronto.
Summary, etc.:
Travel through time to the golden ages of 12 of Europe's most beautiful medieval cities. In 24 lessons that use extensive location footage, viewers will discover the sights, sounds, and smells of teeming markets and mercantile centers, royal feasts and ritual, dramatic military engagements, magnificent religious pageantry, and the many colorful layers of daily medieval life.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Europe > History > 476-1492.
Europe > Description and travel.

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