Episode of Series “Countries and peoples”.
Traces the historical development of the catholic religion in Europe and the world, and the establishment of the Vatican as the spiritual centre of Christianity. Looks at Saint Peter’s Basilica and other examples of Roman architecture.
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Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Vatican City
Crafts & Visual Arts → Architecture - Italy
Crafts & Visual Arts → Church architecture
Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano
Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Catholic Church
History → Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)