The Resource The Sistine secrets : Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican, Benjamin Blech & Roy Doliner, (electronic resource)

The Sistine secrets : Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican, Benjamin Blech & Roy Doliner, (electronic resource)

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The Sistine secrets : Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican
Title
The Sistine secrets
Title remainder
Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Blech & Roy Doliner
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Five hundred years ago Michelangelo began work on a painting that became one of the most famous pieces of art in the world-the Sistine Chapel ceiling. Every year millions of people come to see Michelangelo's Sistine ceiling, which is the largest fresco painting on earth in the holiest of Christianity's chapels; yet there is not one single Christian image in this vast, magnificent artwork. The Sistine Secrets tells the fascinating story of how Michelangelo embedded messages of brotherhood, tolerance, and freethinking in his painting to encourage "fellow travelers" to challenge the repressive Roman Catholic Church of his time. Blech and Doliner reveal what Michelangelo meant in the angelic representations that brilliantly mocked his papal patron, how he managed to sneak unorthodox heresies into his ostensibly pious portrayals, and how he was able to fulfill his lifelong ambition to bridge the wisdom of science with the strictures of faith. The Sistine Secrets unearths secrets that have remained hidden in plain sight for centuries
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blech, Benjamin
Dewey number
759.5
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by James Cameron Stewart
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doliner, Roy
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michelangelo Buonarroti
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City)
  • Symbolism in art
  • Mural painting and decoration, Italian
  • Mural painting and decoration, Renaissance
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adult
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Label
The Sistine secrets : Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican, Benjamin Blech & Roy Doliner, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11939870
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
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rdacontent
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MWT11939870
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 20 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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digital.
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MWT11939870
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
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other
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11939870
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Label
The Sistine secrets : Michelangelo's forbidden messages in the heart of the Vatican, Benjamin Blech & Roy Doliner, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11939870
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11939870
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 20 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11939870
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11939870
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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