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The Resource Great battles of the ancient world, Professor Garrett G. Fagan

Great battles of the ancient world, Professor Garrett G. Fagan

Label
Great battles of the ancient world
Title
Great battles of the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
Professor Garrett G. Fagan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • instructional materials
Cataloging source
DAD
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1963-
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Fagan, Garrett G.
Dewey number
  • 355.409
  • 930
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not applicable
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not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Garrett G. Fagan, Pennsylvania State University
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  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
Great courses
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  • Battles
  • Military history, Ancient
  • Military history
  • Battles
  • Military art and science
  • Military art and science
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Great battles of the ancient world, Professor Garrett G. Fagan
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 3757
  • Compact discs
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • Accompanying PDF contains course workbook in CD-ROM format
Accompanying material
1 PDF.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why study battles? What is war? -- The problem of warfare's origins -- Sumer, Akkad, and early Mesopotamian warfare -- Egyptian warfare from the old to new kingdoms -- The battles of Megiddo and Kadesh -- The Trojan war and Homeric warfare -- The Assyrian war machine -- The sieges of Lachish and Jerusalem -- A peculiar institution? Hoplite warfare -- The battle of Marathon -- The battle of Thermopylae -- Naval warfare and the battle of Salamis -- The Athenian expedition to Sicily -- The march of the ten thousand -- Macedonian military innovations -- Alexander's conquest of Persia -- The legions of Rome - The battles of Cannae and Zama -- Legion versus Phalanx: six pitched battles -- The sieges of Alesia and Masada -- Caesar's world war -- The battle of the Teutoburg forest -- Catastrophe at Adrianople -- Reflections on warfare in the ancient world
Control code
ocn919216932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490678481
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital;
Publisher number
  • GC0647
  • 3757
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)919216932
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Great battles of the ancient world, Professor Garrett G. Fagan
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Course no. 3757
  • Compact discs
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • Accompanying PDF contains course workbook in CD-ROM format
Accompanying material
1 PDF.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Why study battles? What is war? -- The problem of warfare's origins -- Sumer, Akkad, and early Mesopotamian warfare -- Egyptian warfare from the old to new kingdoms -- The battles of Megiddo and Kadesh -- The Trojan war and Homeric warfare -- The Assyrian war machine -- The sieges of Lachish and Jerusalem -- A peculiar institution? Hoplite warfare -- The battle of Marathon -- The battle of Thermopylae -- Naval warfare and the battle of Salamis -- The Athenian expedition to Sicily -- The march of the ten thousand -- Macedonian military innovations -- Alexander's conquest of Persia -- The legions of Rome - The battles of Cannae and Zama -- Legion versus Phalanx: six pitched battles -- The sieges of Alesia and Masada -- Caesar's world war -- The battle of the Teutoburg forest -- Catastrophe at Adrianople -- Reflections on warfare in the ancient world
Control code
ocn919216932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
PDF workbook version.
Extent
12 audio discs (12 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490678481
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital;
Publisher number
  • GC0647
  • 3757
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)919216932
System details
PDF requires Adobe Reader or PDF reader
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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