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Palermo—A Mosaic of Cultures

Lecture no. 5 from the course: The Great Tours: Experiencing Medieval Europe

Palermo—A Mosaic of Cultures

Taught by Professor Kenneth R. Bartlett | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

The sumptuous interiors of the Norman Palace are your entry point to Palermo and its rich multicultural history. Grasp Norman Sicily’s historical role as the richest and best-governed state in the West. Explore the complex architecture of the city’s churches, cathedral, and Palazzo Abatellis, and the cosmopolitan past of the seaport.

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