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The City of God

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Summary:This program covers the resurgence of the Church, filling the vacuum left by the collapse of civil government and changing to meet its new obligations and fill its new role in society. Discusses the creation of the Vulgate Bible, mass conversions, the rule of Pope Gregory the Great, monastic life, Romanesque architecture and the role of the pilgrimage in medieval society.
Provider:NITRA (Firm)
Televisión Española
Radiotelevisione italiana
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:Europe
Place of origin – Country:Spain
Topical subjects:Middle Ages History
Church history Middle Ages, 600-1500
Europe History 476-1492
Credits:Narrator, Robert Lanchester.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
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