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

By John Aberth

Imagining the center Ages is an unheard of exam of the ancient content material of movies depicting the medieval interval from the eleventh to the fifteenth centuries. Historians more and more believe the necessity to weigh in on well known depictions of the prior, when you consider that rather a lot of the public's wisdom of heritage comes from renowned mediums. Aberth dissects how each one movie interpreted the interval, providing estimations of the ancient accuracy of the works and demonstrating how they undertaking their very own modern era's obsessions and fears onto the past.

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