Middle Ages, The
Just the Facts examines this dynamic period of history (A.D. 500 to A.D. 1400) that witnessed the construction of castles and cathedrals, nobility, knights in shining armor, witches, dungeons, gothic splendor and constant war. Viewers will learn about the importance of leaders like Charlemagne, the power of the papacy, the Crusades and the lifestyles of the people who lived during this diverse and fascinating age. The program features commentary from scholars at Yale University and UCLA who share insight into this time period that was originally called the "Dark Ages."
|Subject||SOCIAL STUDIES, World History|
|Running Time||50 min.|