Helen Castor explores how the people of the Middle Ages handled the most fundamental moments of transition in life: Birth, marriage and death.
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- S1 E1 - A Good BirthOctober 8, 201359minBirth was one of the most dangerous moments a medieval woman could ever encounter. There were no antiseptics and no anesthetics, but there was God.Free trial of XiveTV Documentaries or buy
- S1 E2 - A Good MarriageOctober 15, 201359minUnlike birth and death, marriage is rite of passage made by choice, but it was not easy to impose rules on the human emotions of love and lust.Free trial of XiveTV Documentaries or buy
- S1 E3 - A Good DeathOctober 22, 201359minDuring the Middle Ages, death wasn’t an end but a doorway to everlasting life. The Church taught that eternity was more important than earthly deeds.Free trial of XiveTV Documentaries or buy