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Archive by Era: Medieval - page 5

  1. The Medieval University

    Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the foundation of the medieval universities.

  2. The Norman Yoke

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss ‘the Norman Yoke'.

  3. The Norse Gods

    Melvyn Bragg examines the myths and theology that inspired the Vikings.

  4. The Peasants’ Revolt

    Melvyn Bragg examines the 1381 Peasants’ Revolt, a pivotal moment in England’s history.

  5. The Renaissance

    Melvyn Bragg explores the veracity of modern claims about the culture of the Renaissance.

  6. The Schism

    Melvyn Bragg examines events surrounding the medieval division of the Christian Church.

  7. The Scientist

    Melvyn Bragg explores the origin of the concept and the historical role of the scientist.

  8. The Siege of Orléans

    Melvyn Bragg discusses Joan of Arc's role in the 1428 Siege of Orléans.

  9. The Spanish Inquisition

    Melvyn Bragg examines the Spanish Inquisition, defenders of medieval orthodoxy.

  10. The Translation Movement

    Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss classical Greek ideas in the Arabic and the Islamic world.

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