Michael Scott: The Story Of Luxury

2017
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S1 Ep2 - Middle Ages, The - A Deadly Sin?

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Luxury isn't just a question of expensive and the beautiful objects for the rich and the powerful. It has always been much more - and much more important - than that, especially in the ancient and mediaeval worlds. This second episode follows the clash between luxury and Christianity which convulsed medieval Europe.
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S1 Ep1 - Ancient Greece - Nothing In Excess?

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Luxury isn't just a question of expensive and the beautiful objects for the rich and the powerful. It has always been much more - and much more important - than that especially in the ancient and mediaeval worlds. Historian Dr Michael Scott follows the debate about luxury which convulsed ancient Greece from the beginning of the classical era.
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