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The Resource Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age, Jeremy McInerney ; The Teaching Company

Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age, Jeremy McInerney ; The Teaching Company

Label
Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age
Title
Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age
Statement of responsibility
Jeremy McInerney ; The Teaching Company
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the life, times and impact on the ancient world of Alexander the Great. Also discussed are the culture and civilization of the Hellenistic Age
Member of
Cataloging source
VWM
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
  • 938/.07/092
  • B
LC call number
DF234
LC item number
.M35 2000d
PerformerNote
Lecturer, Jeremy McInerney
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses
Technique
live action
Label
Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age, Jeremy McInerney ; The Teaching Company
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Two-part set, with 24 thirty-minute lectures on 4 discs
  • Licensed for private home exhibition only
Accompanying material
2 course guidesbook (22 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Greeks and Macedonians ; lecture 2. Alexander the Divine? ; lecture 3. The blazing star ; lecture 4. Alexander : myth and reality ; lecture 5. The formation of the kingdoms ; lecture 6. Egypt under the early Ptolemies -- disc 2. lecture 7. Alexandria and the library ; lecture 8. The Seleucid realm ; lecture 9. Pergamum ; lecture 10. Bactria, the edge of the Hellenistic world ; lecture 11. Sculpture ; lecture 12. Poetry
  • pt. 2. Disc 3. Lecture 13. The Greek novel ; Lecture 14. Stoics, Epicureans, and Skeptics ; Lecture 15. Kingship and legitimacy ; Lecture 16. Benefaction ; Lecture 17. The Maccabean Revolt, Part I ; Lecture 18. The Maccabean Revolt, part II -- Disc 4. Lecture 19. Rulers and saviors ; Lecture 20. Economic growth and social unrest ; Lecture 21. The mood of the Hellenistic Age ; Lecture 22. Hellenism and the Western Mediterranean ; Lecture 23. The freedom of the Greeks ; Lecture 24. Pax Romana
Control code
ocm54978349
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565857384
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9791565857383
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 327
  • 325--326
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54978349
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age, Jeremy McInerney ; The Teaching Company
Publication
Note
  • Two-part set, with 24 thirty-minute lectures on 4 discs
  • Licensed for private home exhibition only
Accompanying material
2 course guidesbook (22 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Greeks and Macedonians ; lecture 2. Alexander the Divine? ; lecture 3. The blazing star ; lecture 4. Alexander : myth and reality ; lecture 5. The formation of the kingdoms ; lecture 6. Egypt under the early Ptolemies -- disc 2. lecture 7. Alexandria and the library ; lecture 8. The Seleucid realm ; lecture 9. Pergamum ; lecture 10. Bactria, the edge of the Hellenistic world ; lecture 11. Sculpture ; lecture 12. Poetry
  • pt. 2. Disc 3. Lecture 13. The Greek novel ; Lecture 14. Stoics, Epicureans, and Skeptics ; Lecture 15. Kingship and legitimacy ; Lecture 16. Benefaction ; Lecture 17. The Maccabean Revolt, Part I ; Lecture 18. The Maccabean Revolt, part II -- Disc 4. Lecture 19. Rulers and saviors ; Lecture 20. Economic growth and social unrest ; Lecture 21. The mood of the Hellenistic Age ; Lecture 22. Hellenism and the Western Mediterranean ; Lecture 23. The freedom of the Greeks ; Lecture 24. Pax Romana
Control code
ocm54978349
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565857384
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9791565857383
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 327
  • 325--326
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54978349
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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