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The Resource Ancient empires before Alexander, Robert L. Dise, Jr, (sound recording)

Ancient empires before Alexander, Robert L. Dise, Jr, (sound recording)

Label
Ancient empires before Alexander
Title
Ancient empires before Alexander
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Dise, Jr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirty-six 30-minute lectures at the college level. Offers a careful analysis of the cultural, political, and military history of the great early empires, placing the later Greek and Roman empires in their proper historical context
Member of
Cataloging source
NTG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dise, Robert L
Dewey number
930
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RZC 0717, etc.
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Taught by Professor Robert L. Dise, Jr., University of Northern Iowa
Series statement
Great courses
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hammurabi
  • Imperialism
  • Hittites
  • Minoans
  • Egypt
  • Israel
  • Assyria
  • Babylonia
  • Iran
  • Carthage (Extinct city)
  • Books on compact disc, Unabridged
Label
Ancient empires before Alexander, Robert L. Dise, Jr, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Two 30-minute lectures on each disc
  • Teaching Company: course number 3150
  • Compact discs and book
Accompanying material
1 course book (iv, 206 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Part 1. Lecture 1. A meditation on empire -- Lecture 2. Lands, seas, and sources -- Lecture 3. Sargon and the dawn of empire -- Lecture 4. The Third Dynasty of Ur -- Lecture 5. The empire of Hammurabi -- Lecture 6. Mitanni and the Kassites -- Lecture 7. The rise of Hatti -- Lecture 8. The government of Hatti -- Lecture 9. Hatti at war -- Lecture 10. The climax and collapse of Hatti -- Lecture 11. The rise of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 12. The imperial army and administration
  • Part 2. Lecture 13. The end of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 14. The Minoan thalassocracy -- Lecture 15. Mycenae and the dawn of Greece -- Lecture 16. The collapse of the Mycenaean world -- Lecture 17. The birth of Israel -- Lecture 18. The empire of David and Solomon -- Lecture 19. The dawn of Assyria -- Lecture 20. The rise of the neo-Assyrian empire -- Lecture 21. The government of Assyria -- Lecture 22. Assyria at war -- Lecture 23. The climax and collapse of Assyria -- Lecture 24. The Neo-Babylonian empire
  • Part 3. Lecture 25. The rise of the Persian empire -- Lecture 26. The outbreak of the Greek wars -- Lecture 27. Xerxes and the invasion of Greece -- Lecture 28. From Plataea to the peace of Callias -- Lecture 29. The Persian empire from 450 to 334 -- Lecture 30. The government and army of Persia -- Lecture 31. Alexander and the fall of Persia -- Lecture 32. The origins of Carthage and its empire -- Lecture 33. Ruling and defending Carthage's empire -- Lecture 34. The first war with Rome -- Lecture 35. Hannibal and the fall of Carthage -- Lecture 36. Ancient empires before Alexander, and after
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 18 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598035568
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2011623028
Other control number
9781598035568
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3150
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky222187129
  • (OCoLC)753864000
  • 820798
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ancient empires before Alexander, Robert L. Dise, Jr, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Two 30-minute lectures on each disc
  • Teaching Company: course number 3150
  • Compact discs and book
Accompanying material
1 course book (iv, 206 p. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • Part 1. Lecture 1. A meditation on empire -- Lecture 2. Lands, seas, and sources -- Lecture 3. Sargon and the dawn of empire -- Lecture 4. The Third Dynasty of Ur -- Lecture 5. The empire of Hammurabi -- Lecture 6. Mitanni and the Kassites -- Lecture 7. The rise of Hatti -- Lecture 8. The government of Hatti -- Lecture 9. Hatti at war -- Lecture 10. The climax and collapse of Hatti -- Lecture 11. The rise of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 12. The imperial army and administration
  • Part 2. Lecture 13. The end of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 14. The Minoan thalassocracy -- Lecture 15. Mycenae and the dawn of Greece -- Lecture 16. The collapse of the Mycenaean world -- Lecture 17. The birth of Israel -- Lecture 18. The empire of David and Solomon -- Lecture 19. The dawn of Assyria -- Lecture 20. The rise of the neo-Assyrian empire -- Lecture 21. The government of Assyria -- Lecture 22. Assyria at war -- Lecture 23. The climax and collapse of Assyria -- Lecture 24. The Neo-Babylonian empire
  • Part 3. Lecture 25. The rise of the Persian empire -- Lecture 26. The outbreak of the Greek wars -- Lecture 27. Xerxes and the invasion of Greece -- Lecture 28. From Plataea to the peace of Callias -- Lecture 29. The Persian empire from 450 to 334 -- Lecture 30. The government and army of Persia -- Lecture 31. Alexander and the fall of Persia -- Lecture 32. The origins of Carthage and its empire -- Lecture 33. Ruling and defending Carthage's empire -- Lecture 34. The first war with Rome -- Lecture 35. Hannibal and the fall of Carthage -- Lecture 36. Ancient empires before Alexander, and after
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 18 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598035568
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2011623028
Other control number
9781598035568
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3150
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • sky222187129
  • (OCoLC)753864000
  • 820798
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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