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The Resource A history of freedom, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)

A history of freedom, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)

Label
A history of freedom
Title
A history of freedom
Statement of responsibility
J. Rufus Fears
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents lectures concerning the history of freedom from ancient civilization to the twentieth century
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
TUL
Dewey number
323
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
JC585
LC item number
.F43 2001b
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecturer: J. Rufus Fears
Series statement
The great courses
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A history of freedom, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
In three parts (containers). Each part consists of twelve lectures on six sound discs
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • pt. 1. lecture 1. The birth of freedom ; lecture 2. Athenian democracy ; lecture 3. Athens : freedom and cultural creativity ; lecture 4. Athenian tragedy : education for freedom ; lecture 5. Socrates on trial ; lecture 6. Alexander the Great ; lecture 7. The Roman Republic ; lecture 8. Julius Caesar ; lecture 9. Freedom in the Roman Empire ; lecture 10. Rome : freedom and cultural creativity ; lecture 11. Gibbon on Rome's decline and fall ; lecture 12. Jesus --
  • pt. 2. lecture 13. Jesus & Socrates ; lecture 14. Paul the Apostle ; lecture 15. Freedom in the Middle Ages ; lecture 16. Luther & the Protestant Reformation ; lecture 17. From Machiavelli to the divine right of kings ; lecture 18. The Anglo-American tradition of liberty ; lecture 19. The shot heard 'round the world ; lecture 20. The tyranny of George III ; lecture 21. What the Declaration of Independence says ; lecture 22. Natural law & the Declaration ; lecture 23. Miracle at Philadelphia ; lecture 24. What the Constitution says --
  • pt. 3. lecture 25. The Bill of Rights ; lecture 26. Liberty & Lee at Gettysburg ; lecture 27. Liberty & Lincoln at Gettysburg ; lecture 28. FDR & the progressive tradition ; lecture 29. Why the French Revolution failed ; lecture 30. The Liberal tradition ; lecture 31. Churchill & the war for freedom ; lecture 32. The illiberal tradition ; lecture 33. Hitler & the war against freedom ; lecture 34. The Cold War ; lecture 35. Civil disobedience & social change; lecture 36. Freedom & the lessons of history
Control code
ocm48658641
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
not applicable
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565853553
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 480
  • 481--483
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)48658641
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A history of freedom, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
In three parts (containers). Each part consists of twelve lectures on six sound discs
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • pt. 1. lecture 1. The birth of freedom ; lecture 2. Athenian democracy ; lecture 3. Athens : freedom and cultural creativity ; lecture 4. Athenian tragedy : education for freedom ; lecture 5. Socrates on trial ; lecture 6. Alexander the Great ; lecture 7. The Roman Republic ; lecture 8. Julius Caesar ; lecture 9. Freedom in the Roman Empire ; lecture 10. Rome : freedom and cultural creativity ; lecture 11. Gibbon on Rome's decline and fall ; lecture 12. Jesus --
  • pt. 2. lecture 13. Jesus & Socrates ; lecture 14. Paul the Apostle ; lecture 15. Freedom in the Middle Ages ; lecture 16. Luther & the Protestant Reformation ; lecture 17. From Machiavelli to the divine right of kings ; lecture 18. The Anglo-American tradition of liberty ; lecture 19. The shot heard 'round the world ; lecture 20. The tyranny of George III ; lecture 21. What the Declaration of Independence says ; lecture 22. Natural law & the Declaration ; lecture 23. Miracle at Philadelphia ; lecture 24. What the Constitution says --
  • pt. 3. lecture 25. The Bill of Rights ; lecture 26. Liberty & Lee at Gettysburg ; lecture 27. Liberty & Lincoln at Gettysburg ; lecture 28. FDR & the progressive tradition ; lecture 29. Why the French Revolution failed ; lecture 30. The Liberal tradition ; lecture 31. Churchill & the war for freedom ; lecture 32. The illiberal tradition ; lecture 33. Hitler & the war against freedom ; lecture 34. The Cold War ; lecture 35. Civil disobedience & social change; lecture 36. Freedom & the lessons of history
Control code
ocm48658641
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
not applicable
Edition
Library ed.
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565853553
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 480
  • 481--483
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)48658641
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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