The Dark Ages
The History Channel explores this chaotic era in European history and reveals how this turbulent time planted the seeds of modern civilization. Using interviews with renowned experts, on-location footage and the latest archaeological discoveries, the program explores six centuries of constant war, splintered sovereignties, marauding pagans, rabid crusaders and devastating plague. Viewers will learn about critical turning points in the Early Middle Ages, including the fall of the Roman Empire to the Visigoths, the horrors of the Bubonic Plague, the rise of Charlemagne and the launching of the First Crusade.
|Subject||SOCIAL STUDIES, World History|
|Publisher||The History Channel|
|Running Time||94 min.|
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