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  • ISBN: 0736556869
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (31 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [1989]

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Title from container.
Summary, etc.:
This program covers the antecedents and the life of Charlemagne, shows life at the court, life of the courtiers and of the peasants, recounts the battle of Roncevaux-site of the epic Chanson de Roland-and counterpoints the glories of the Carolingian Renaissance with the everyday realities of hunger, plague, and constant violence.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also as videocassette.
System Details Note:
Subject: Charlemagne, Emperor, 742-814.
Middle Ages.
Holy Roman Empire.
Digital recordings.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.

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