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The Resource A brief history of the world, Part 1, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)

A brief history of the world, Part 1, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)

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A brief history of the world, Part 1
Title
A brief history of the world
Title number
Part 1
Statement of responsibility
Peter N. Stearns
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Language
eng
Summary
Twelve of thirty-six lectures that provide a survey of the expanse of human development and civilization across the globe, beginning with the invention of agriculture in the Neolithic era and ending with the urbanized, technologically sophisticated world of the 21st century
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instructional materials
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AXH
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Stearns, Peter N
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
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PerformerNote
Lecturer: Peter N. Stearns, George Mason University
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Great courses Compact disc
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World history
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Label
A brief history of the world, Part 1, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part 1 of 3
  • Course guidebooks include lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (22 cm.).
Contents
  • Disc 3. Lecture 5.
  • Cultural change in the Classical period ;
  • lecture 6.
  • Social inequalities in Classical societies
  • Disc 4. Lecture 7.
  • The Roman Empire and Han China ;
  • lecture 8.
  • The Silk Road ; Classical period contacts
  • Disc 5. Lecture 9.
  • The decline of the Classical civilizations ;
  • Disc 1. Lecture 1.
  • lecture 10.
  • The Postclassical period, 500-1450
  • Disc 6. Lecture 11.
  • World religions and their consequences ;
  • lecture 12.
  • The impact of Islam
  • What and why is world history? ;
  • lecture 2.
  • The Neolithic revolution
  • Disc 2. Lecture 3.
  • What is a civilization? ;
  • lecture 4.
  • The Classical period in world history
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
6 sound discs
Isbn
9781598033250
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8080-01
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229316769
  • (OCoLC)229316769
System details
Compact disc
Label
A brief history of the world, Part 1, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Part 1 of 3
  • Course guidebooks include lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (22 cm.).
Contents
  • Disc 3. Lecture 5.
  • Cultural change in the Classical period ;
  • lecture 6.
  • Social inequalities in Classical societies
  • Disc 4. Lecture 7.
  • The Roman Empire and Han China ;
  • lecture 8.
  • The Silk Road ; Classical period contacts
  • Disc 5. Lecture 9.
  • The decline of the Classical civilizations ;
  • Disc 1. Lecture 1.
  • lecture 10.
  • The Postclassical period, 500-1450
  • Disc 6. Lecture 11.
  • World religions and their consequences ;
  • lecture 12.
  • The impact of Islam
  • What and why is world history? ;
  • lecture 2.
  • The Neolithic revolution
  • Disc 2. Lecture 3.
  • What is a civilization? ;
  • lecture 4.
  • The Classical period in world history
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
6 sound discs
Isbn
9781598033250
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8080-01
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn229316769
  • (OCoLC)229316769
System details
Compact disc

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