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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : 2010.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 12 Chartres- The Windows Episode 13 Amiens- The Limits of Height Episode 14 Amiens- The Facade Episode 16 Cathedrals- Who Builds? Who Pays? How Long? Episode 17 New Developments in Gothic France Episode 18 Late Gothic Churches in France Episode 21 Gothic Churches in the Holy Roman Empire Episode 22 Gothic Churches in Italy Episode 6 Saint-Denis and the Beginning of Gothic Style Episode 7 Urban Context of Cathedrals Episode 8 Notre Dame in Paris Episode 9 Early Gothic Style- Laon Episode 10 Chartres- The Building Episode 11 Chartres- The Sculpture Episode 15 Reims- The Royal Cathedral Episode 19 Early Gothic Architecture in England Episode 2 Early Christian Architecture Episode 20 Decorated and Perpendicular English Gothic Episode 23 Gothic Styles in Iberia and the New World Episode 24 Gothic Architecture in Today's World Episode 3 Romanesque-A New Monumental Style Episode 4 Vaulting-A Look at Roofs Episode 5 Romanesque at Its Best Episode 1 What Is a Cathedral?.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer, William R. Cook, State University of New York at Geneseo.
Summary, etc.:
Bring buildings like Notre Dame or the cathedral at Canterbury into your home with this amazing course. These 24 lavishly illustrated lessons make use of high-definition 3-D modeling and imagery to take you around and inside these cathedrals, revealing new perspectives you can't get anywhere else.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Cathedrals
Cathedrals > Europe.
Cathedrals > France.
Cathedrals > England.
Architecture, Gothic.
Vaults (Architecture), Gothic.
Architecture, Romanesque.
Architecture, Medieval.

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