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Strange landscape. The jewelled city / with Christopher Frayling ; produced and directed by Derek Towers ; a BBC, Süddeutscher Rundfunk Stuttgart co-production.

Frayling, Christopher, (on-screen presenter,, screenwriter.). Towers, Derek, (director,, producer.). British Broadcasting Corporation, (production company.). Süddeutscher Rundfunk, (production company.).
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Subject: Architecture, Medieval > Europe.
Cathedrals > Europe > Design and construction.
Church history > Middle Ages, 600-1500.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (49 minutes)
  • Publisher: London, England : BBC Worldwide, 1995.

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General Note: Title from resource description page (viewed January 28, 2019).
"The illumination of the Middle Ages".
Summary: The Middle Ages. An age of faith, great cathedrals, illuminated apocalypses, learned theologians, devastating plagues and wars. A time of intellectual struggle and exploration when Europe became a flourishing continent and the political and social institutions of the Western World were born. Ranging across science, politics, art, theology, philosophy, love and hatred, this series creates a vivid picture of the medieval mind with the aid of location footage, contemporary writings and stories.
Language Note: In English.

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