|Portion of title
||Castles and Dungeons
||Introduction to Castles (2:14) -- Feudalism and Early Fortresses (2:29) -- Motte-and-Bailey Castle (3:29) -- Castles of Edward I (2:42) -- Castle Construction (2:31) -- Caernarfon Castle Construction (4:26) -- Castle Defense Strategies (2:36) -- Defensive Castle Walls (2:02) -- Castle Gate Defense (4:04) -- Castle Dungeons (2:48) -- Medieval Torture Chambers (2:01) -- Castle Banquet Halls (2:21) -- Castle Bed Chambers (2:38) -- Moorish Influenced Alcázar de Segovia (3:41) -- Decline of the Castle (2:15) -- Credits: Modern Marvels: Castles and Dungeons (1:02)
||Medieval castles are imposing structures that were built to withstand assaults. Devoted to defense, these designs found the balance between form and function. Modern Marvels explores the construction and purpose of these massive, multipurpose piles of stone.
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|General note||Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 14, 2010.|
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|Interest grade level
||6 & up.
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: A&E Television Networks, LLC., 2003.|
||Modern marvels (Television program)
|Publisher number||42804 Films Media Group|