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TITLE: The western tradition--Program 23: The late middle ages; Program 24: The national monarchies : [videorecording] / produced by WGBH/Boston in assoication with The Metropolitan Museum of Art; executive producer, Fred Barzyk.
SERIES: The western tradition ; 23 & 24
PUBLISHED: Santa Barbara : The Annenberg/CPB Project, 1989.
DESCRIPTION: 1 videocassette (30 min. each prog.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
NOTES: Two programs in one tape.
NOTES: Program 23: The Late Middle Ages; Program 24: The National Monarchies.
NOTES: Produced by WGBH in association with the Metropolitan Museum of Arts.
NOTES: Lecturer by Eugen Weber.
NOTES: THE LATE MIDDLE AGES (30:00) Two hundred years of war and plague took a toll on Europe. New economic powers expanded after the Hundred Years' War and the War of the Roses. The impact of Franciscans, Dominicans and of the philosopher Thomas Aquinas is explored. Featured images include Giotto's paintings of the life of St. Francis. THE NATIONAL MONARCHIES (30:00) Commerce and industry became new routes to economic influence and introduced a new middle class into urban life. Guns, gunpowder, and dynastic marriages supported centralized monarchies. Featured images include a portrait of Henry VIII and paintings immortalizing Joan of Arc.
NOTES: English.
SUBJECT: Monarchy.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Medieval.
SUBJECT: Middle Ages.
SUBJECT: Civilization, Western.
ADDED ENTRY: Barzyk, Fred.
ADDED ENTRY: Weber, Eugen Joseph, 1925-
ADDED ENTRY: The Annenberg/CPB Project.
ADDED ENTRY: Late of the Middle Ages [videorecording]
ADDED ENTRY: National monarcnies [videorecording]

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