The cathedral

hoopla digital

Streaming video - 2010

Bring buildings like Notre Dame or the cathedral at Canterbury into your home with this amazing course. These 24 lavishly illustrated lessons make use of high-definition 3-D modeling and imagery to take you around and inside these cathedrals, revealing new perspectives you can't get anywhere else.

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Series
Great courses (DVD). Modern history. Medieval history.
Subjects
Online Access
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Published
[United States] : The Great Courses 2010.
Language
English
Physical Description
1 online resource (24 video files (approximately 720 min.)) : sd., col
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience
Rated TVPG.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
Corporate Author
hoopla digital (-)
Other Authors
William R. (William Robert) Cook, 1943- (teacher)
  • Episode 1
  • What Is a Cathedral?
  • Episode 2
  • Early Christian Architecture
  • Episode 3
  • Romanesque-A New Monumental Style
  • Episode 4
  • Vaulting-A Look at Roofs
  • Episode 5
  • Romanesque at Its Best
  • Episode 6
  • Saint-Denis and the Beginning of Gothic Style
  • Episode 7
  • The Urban Context of Cathedrals
  • Episode 8
  • Notre Dame in Paris
  • Episode 9
  • Early Gothic Style- Laon
  • Episode 10
  • Chartres- The Building
  • Episode 11
  • Chartres- The Sculpture
  • Episode 12
  • Chartres- The Windows
  • Episode 13
  • Amiens- The Limits of Height
  • Episode 14
  • Amiens- The Facade
  • Episode 15
  • Reims- The Royal Cathedral
  • Episode 16
  • Cathedrals- Who Builds? Who Pays? How Long?
  • Episode 17
  • New Developments in Gothic France
  • Episode 18
  • Late Gothic Churches in France
  • Episode 19
  • Early Gothic Architecture in England
  • Episode 20
  • Decorated and Perpendicular English Gothic
  • Episode 21
  • Gothic Churches in the Holy Roman Empire
  • Episode 22
  • Gothic Churches in Italy
  • Episode 23
  • Gothic Styles in Iberia and the New World
  • Episode 24
  • Gothic Architecture in Today's World.