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The jeweled city

Author: Derek TowersChristopoher FraylingBBC Education & Training.British Broadcasting Corporation.Süddeutscher Rundfunk.All authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [1998]
Series: Medieval mind.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Cathedral of Chartres, built from 1150 to 1220 and widely recognized as a masterpiece of Gothic architecture, is now a world heritage site. This program offers a narrated tour of the cathedral along with a historical portrait of the political and religious fervor of the medieval architects who saw it through to completion.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Towers; Christopoher Frayling; BBC Education & Training.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; Süddeutscher Rundfunk.; Vision TV.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 43080532
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1995 as part of the BBC series: A strange landscape : the illumination of the Middle Ages.
Credits: Photography, Tony Bragg, John Howarth ; editor, Justin Amsden ; music, Peter Howell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Christopher Frayling.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Medieval mind.
Other Titles: Cathedral of Chartres
Strange landscape (Television program)
Responsibility: BBC Education & Training ; written and presented by Christopher Frayling ; produced and directed by Derek Towers ; a BBC/Süddeutscher Rundfunk, Stuttgart co-production in association with Vision TV.

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The Cathedral of Chartres, built from 1150 to 1220 and widely recognized as a masterpiece of Gothic architecture, is now a world heritage site. This program offers a narrated tour of the cathedral along with a historical portrait of the political and religious fervor of the medieval architects who saw it through to completion.

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