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A Knight at the Movies: Medieval History on Film by John Aberth

By John Aberth

Imagining the center Ages is an remarkable exam of the old content material of movies depicting the medieval interval from the eleventh to the fifteenth centuries. Historians more and more suppose the necessity to weigh in on well known depictions of the prior, when you consider that a lot of the public's wisdom of historical past comes from well known mediums. Aberth dissects how every one movie interpreted the interval, delivering estimations of the historic accuracy of the works and demonstrating how they venture their very own modern era's obsessions and fears onto the past.

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