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The Mosque-Cathedral of C©đrdoba

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (31 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2014.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Thomas Shippey Ph.D., Professor at University of Cambridge, Professor at Saint Louis University
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2014.
Summary, etc.:
Contemplate the remarkable history of this hybrid religious structure, a medieval cathedral built entirely within a majestic former mosque. Explore the striking Islamic archways and scalloped dome, leading to the Renaissance/Gothic cathedral with its imposing vaulting, sumptuous decoration, and monumental wood-carved choir - a compelling and unforgettable juxtaposition of cultures.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Architecture.
Religion.
Genre: Education films.

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