David Macaulay's World of Ancient Engineering: Castle

David Macaulay's World of Ancient Engineering: Castle

David Macaulay
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Host and author David Macaulay takes you on a journey to the 13th century to explore a Welsh castle. From beginning to end we see a how a castle is created. He explores the culture of the time and its unique architectural developments. Get a first look at the construction of an ancient castle and their building methods. We see the lives of those who called the castle home, and the significant role castles played in 13th century life. This PBS animated program has won the Cine Golden Eagle Award, and was a Red Ribbon winner at the American Film and Video Festival. David Macaulay documents the massive undertaking of castle construction.

Product Details

Release Date: 04/11/2006
UPC: 0841887006149
Original Release: 2000
Rating: NR
Source: Pbs (Direct)
Region Code: 1
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 1:00:00
Sales rank: 12,440

Special Features

Closed Caption

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Castle
2. Introduction: Survival, an All-Consuming Effort [:24]
3. Building the Strongest Castle [5:52]
4. Castle Innovations [7:42]
5. Construction Continues [3:08]
6. Castle and Town Life [5:53]
7. The Castle Area Matures and Prospers [5:42]
8. Defending Against a Siege [8:19]
9. The Welsh Attack [4:57]
10. The Castle Becomes Obsolete [7:05]
11. Credits [5:06]

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