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Terry Jones' medieval lives [videorecording] / an Oxford Film and Television production for BBC and the History Channel ; producer, Paul Bradshaw ; writer and presenter, Terry Jones.

Bradshaw, Paul. (Added Author). Jones, Terry, 1942- (Added Author). Oxford Film and Television. (Added Author). British Broadcasting Corporation. (Added Author). History Channel (Great Britain) (Added Author). BBC Video (Firm) (Added Author). BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Terry Jones. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

With the help of animated medieval paintings, these wonderful tales bring the Middle Ages vividly to life in all its corruption, violence and greed, courage, enterprise and learning. Few people know about the dark side of chivalry or that women and serfs were not downtrodden creatures at all. Each episode explores the role and function of a different medieval archetype.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J DVD FIC TER (Text) 33892100668780 Children's New DVDs DVD System_Only_3months 03/11/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419859641
  • ISBN: 9781419859649
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 231 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [England] : BBC Video ; c[2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on BBC television in 2004.
Special features: Gladiators: the brutal truth.
Formatted Contents Note:
The peasant -- The monk -- The damsel -- The minstrel -- The knight -- The philosopher -- The outlaw -- The king.
Participant or Performer Note:
Terry Jones.
Summary, etc.:
With the help of animated medieval paintings, these wonderful tales bring the Middle Ages vividly to life in all its corruption, violence and greed, courage, enterprise and learning. Few people know about the dark side of chivalry or that women and serfs were not downtrodden creatures at all. Each episode explores the role and function of a different medieval archetype.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC.
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Peasants > Great Britain > Drama.
Monks > Great Britain > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Great Britain > Drama.
Minstrels > Great Britain > Drama.
Philosophers, Ancient > Drama.
Outlaws > Great Britain > Drama.
Kings and rulers, Ancient > Drama.
Medievalism > Great Britain > Drama.
Closed captioning.
Genre: DVDs for the hearing impaired.
Television mini-series.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures, British.
Historical films.
Television programs.
DVD-Video discs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.

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