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Monastery Works to Preserve Ancient Christian Texts [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
NewsHour special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro tells the story of a Minnesota monastery's mission to preserve sacred religious texts from deterioration, including the first printed copy of a Latin translation of the Koran. Origina?
Release Date
2010
Run Time
7 min.
Language
English
Rating
8 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • St. John's Abbey Library (2:11)
  • Digital Manuscripts (1:28)
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher (2:56)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2010.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: December 31, 2010.
Publisher no.
53389 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (7 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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