Beowulf

The oldest story in the English language, Beowulf is the Norse epic saga of good vs. evil and man vs. monster. The famous Viking warrior battles invaders, monsters, and a fire-breathing dragon. This episode of Clash of the Gods examines Norse mythology's greatest hero and the intriguing possibi...

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Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Other Authors: Driscoll, Emily V.
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], c2009.
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Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 30, 2011.
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Summary: The oldest story in the English language, Beowulf is the Norse epic saga of good vs. evil and man vs. monster. The famous Viking warrior battles invaders, monsters, and a fire-breathing dragon. This episode of Clash of the Gods examines Norse mythology's greatest hero and the intriguing possibility that he may have been a real-life warrior. Recently unearthed burial mounds and ancient carvings suggest that the epic may have roots in reality.
Item Description: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on November 30, 2011.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (45 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Format: Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Audience: 12 and up.
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