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Title When the Moors ruled in Europe [(DVD) videorecording] / producer, Rowan Deacon ; director, Timothy Copestake ; Wildfire Television ; Channel Four Television.

Edition Widescreen format (16:9).
Publication Info. Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [date of publication not identified]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  946.02 WHE    AVAILABLE
 95th Street Adult DVD Nonfiction  946.02 WHE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital stereo.
Language In English.
Performer Presented by Bettany Hughes.
Credits Camera, Colin Clarke ; editor, Allen Charlton ; music, Will Goodchild.
Note Originally produced for television in 2005.
"How Islamic civilization tamed western Europe."--Container.
Special feature: Bettany Hughes bio.
Summary "Examines a long-buried chapter of European history: the rise and fall of Islamic culture in what is now Spain and Portugal... See how Moorish advances in mathematics, astronomy, art, and agriculture helped propel the West out of the Dark Ages and into the Renaissance. What emerges is a richly detailed portrait of a sensuous, inquisitive, and remarkably progressive Islamic culture in Christian Europe" -- Container.
Contents [Episode 1] (52 min.) -- [Episode 2] (49 min.).
Subject Muslims -- Spain -- History -- Videodiscs.
Spain -- Civilization -- 711-1516 -- Videodiscs.
Muslims -- Portugal -- History -- Videodiscs.
Portugal -- Civilization -- To 1500 -- Videodiscs.
Civilization, Medieval -- Videodiscs.
Islamic civilization -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Historical films.
Added Author Deacon, Rowan.
Copestake, Timothy.
Hughes, Bettany.
Charlton, Allen.
Wildfire Television.
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Acorn Media (Firm)
Standard No. 054961808199
Music No. AMP-8081 Acorn Media
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