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Modern Marvels. Castles and Dungeons / A&E Television Networks, LLC.

Other author/creatorA&E Television Networks, LLC.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], ©2003.
Description1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Subject(s)
Portion of title Castles and Dungeons
Contents 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)
Abstract 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.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 14, 2010.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 6 & up.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: A&E Television Networks, LLC., 2003.
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Genre/formVideorecording.
Other title Modern marvels (Television program)
Publisher number42804 Films Media Group

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