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The Beauty of Maps: Medieval Maps

   2010    Art
This documentary series charting the visual appeal and historical meaning of maps. The Hereford Mappa Mundi, the largest intact Medieval wall map in the world, its ambition to picture all of human knowledge in a single image is breathtaking. The work of a team of artists, the world it portrays is overflowing with life, featuring Classical and Biblical history, contemporary buildings and events, animals and plants from across the globe, and the infamous 'monstrous races' which were believed to inhabit the remotest corners of the Earth.
Series: The Beauty of Maps
Rise of Empires: Ottoman
Rise of Empires: Ottoman

   2020    History
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
The Men Who Built America
The Men Who Built America

   2012    History
Speed
Speed

   2019    Technology
Leaving Neverland
Leaving Neverland

   2019    Culture
Coronavirus Special
Coronavirus Special

   2020    Medicine
The Nazis, A Warning From History
The Nazis, A Warning From History

   1997    History
The Mind Explained
The Mind Explained

   2019    Medicine