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Citadels of Power: Castles in History and Archaeology

Thomas Finan

Professor Thomas J. Finan conducts an enthralling series of lectures on a subject that is an enduring part of the popular imagination: the castle. Professor Finan examines the castle from a variety of contemporary perspectives, including those of history, archaeology, geography, and landscape studies. The course also covers the morphology of medieval fortifications and castles and considers the social and landscape natures of castles, as well as the role of the castle in Europe.

Professor Thomas J. Finan conducts an enthralling series of lectures on a subject that is an enduring part of the popular imagination: the castle. Professor Finan examines the castle from a variety of contemporary perspectives, including those of history, archaeology, geography, and landscape studies. The course also covers the morphology of medieval fortifications and castles and considers the social and landscape natures of castles, as well as the role of the castle in Europe.
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Professor Thomas J. Finan conducts an enthralling series of lectures on a subject that is an enduring part of the popular imagination: the castle. Professor Finan examines the castle from a variety of contemporary perspectives, including those of history, archaeology, geography, and landscape studies. The course also covers the morphology of medieval fortifications and castles and considers the social and landscape natures of castles, as well as the role of the castle in Europe.

Language:

English

Length:

7h 54m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

02:25


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

39:09


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

38:00


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

39:07


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

29:14


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

31:05


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:45


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

33:32


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

35:32


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

35:22


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

32:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

37:46


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

29:06


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

35:57


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

27:51


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:37