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The Resource Medieval mysteries : the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages, by Thomas F. Madden

Medieval mysteries : the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages, by Thomas F. Madden

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Medieval mysteries : the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages
Title
Medieval mysteries
Title remainder
the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
by Thomas F. Madden
Title variation
History behind the myths of the Middle Ages
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Language
eng
Summary
Madden guides listeners through the most famous and enduring narratives of medival Europe. Beginning with King Arthur, Professor Madden peels back layers of exaggeration and fiction to lay bare the historical basis for the mythological king. Madden then examines myths of the medieval church, sexual myths of the Middle Ages, and myths about Robin Hood and the Shroud of Turin, all the time imparting an understanding of just what medieval peopel thought about their planet
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RECBX
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Madden, Thomas F
Dewey number
398.2/09040902
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not applicable
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LC call number
GR135
LC item number
.M33 2014
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  • lectures speeches
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PerformerNote
Lecturer: Thomas F. Madden, Saint Louis University
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  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Crescite Group, LLC
Series statement
The modern scholar : great professors teaching you!
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  • Tales, Medieval
  • Legends
  • Arthurian romances
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Arthur
  • Grail
  • Joan (Legendary Pope)
  • Inquisition
  • Jus primae noctis
  • Robin Hood (Legendary character)
  • Earth (Planet)
  • Holy Shroud
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Label
Medieval mysteries : the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages, by Thomas F. Madden
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  • "8 lectures"--Container
  • Recording originally produced by Crescite Group, LLC, p2014
  • Compact disc
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unknown
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audio disc
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sd
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rdacarrier
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. King Arthur : man vs. myth -- lecture 2. Medieval and modern mysteries of the Holy Grail -- lecture 3. A female Pope? : the myth and legends of Pope Joan -- lecture 4. Burn them all : witches and inquisitors in the Middle Ages -- lecture 5. Medieval sexual myths : chastity belts and the Lord's "right of first night" -- lecture 6. Splitting arrows : the history and myth of Robin Hood -- lecture 7. Sailing off the edge of the world : the myth of the flat Earth -- lecture 8. Is the Shroud of Turin a medieval forgery?
Control code
ocn875186783
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (approximately 4 hr., 30 min.)
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not applicable
Isbn
9781490617206
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not applicable
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mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
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rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
UC0325
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digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
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(OCoLC)875186783
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Label
Medieval mysteries : the history behind the myths of the Middle Ages, by Thomas F. Madden
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "8 lectures"--Container
  • Recording originally produced by Crescite Group, LLC, p2014
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. King Arthur : man vs. myth -- lecture 2. Medieval and modern mysteries of the Holy Grail -- lecture 3. A female Pope? : the myth and legends of Pope Joan -- lecture 4. Burn them all : witches and inquisitors in the Middle Ages -- lecture 5. Medieval sexual myths : chastity belts and the Lord's "right of first night" -- lecture 6. Splitting arrows : the history and myth of Robin Hood -- lecture 7. Sailing off the edge of the world : the myth of the flat Earth -- lecture 8. Is the Shroud of Turin a medieval forgery?
Control code
ocn875186783
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (approximately 4 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490617206
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
UC0325
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)875186783
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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