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The Reel Middle Ages: American, Western and Eastern European, Middle Eastern and Asian Films About Medieval Europe Paperback – March 1, 2006

ISBN-13: 978-0786426577 ISBN-10: 0786426578 Edition: 2nd

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  • Paperback: 324 pages
  • Publisher: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers; 2nd edition (March 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0786426578
  • ISBN-13: 978-0786426577
  • Product Dimensions: 10.2 x 7.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,324,411 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Exceptionally reader-friendly" -- ARBA

"Includes nearly 600 films dealing with medieval Europe produced from the earliest days of cinema to the present" -- Choice

"Will benefit a wide audience...important on a number of levels...a key work...excellent.... Recommended" -- Booklist/RBB

About the Author

Kevin J. Harty is professor and chair of English at La Salle University in Philadelphia and associate editor of Arthuriana, the official journal of the North American Branch of the International Arthurian Society, of which he is also the vice president. He is the author or editor of eleven books including Cinema Arthuriana: Twenty Essays, revised edition (2002) and King Arthur on Film: New Essays on Arthurian Cinema (1999).

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By Stephen Balbach on July 22, 2006
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This is by far the best book available on films about the middle ages, nothing else like it exists. It's an encyclopedia of 564 films in all languages. The author doesn't rate or rank the films, but provides enough clues to give the careful reader guidance on which are the better and more important films (length of entry, accompanying picture, etc.). Some of these films are extremely obscure and I have no idea how one would go about viewing them. Each film entry has a bibliography for further information and reviews. There is also an Introduction and bibliography. It's good to see a paperback version is now available although it is still costly. For lovers of the middle ages and film this will open new worlds.
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