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The Resource History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete

History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete

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History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach
Title
History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach
Statement of responsibility
Professor Gregory S. Aldrete
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Author
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
JRY
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videorecording
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Aldrete, Gregory S.
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses. History. Military
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  • Battles
  • Military history
  • World history
  • Battles
  • Military history
  • World history
Technique
live action
Label
History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course No. 3761
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (v, 176 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: 1. Petersburg: Union digs its own grave,1864 -- 2. Syracuse: Athens's second front, 413 B.C. -- 3. Carrhae: The Parthian shot, 53 B.C. -- 4. Red Cliffs: Cao Cao's bad day, 208 A.D. -- 5. Barbarian Gate: Adrianople, 378, Pliska-811 -- 6. Fourth Crusade: Byzantium betrayed, 1204 -- disc 2: 7. Kalka River: Genghis Khan's general, 1223 -- 8. Courtrai: knights versus shopkeepers, 1302 -- 9. Nagashino: taking swords to a gunfight, 1575 -- 10. Cartagena: high walls, short ladders, 1741 -- 11. Culloden: the Bonnie Prince Blunders, 1746 -- 12. Russia: Napoleon retreats in the snow, 1812 -- disc 3: 13. Afghanistan: Khyber Pass death trap, 1842 -- 14. Crimea: Charge of the Light Brigade, 1854 -- 15. Greasy Grass: Custer's last stand, 1876 -- 16. Isandlwana: 25,000 Zulus undetected, 1879 -- 17. Adwa: Italy's fiasco in Ethiopia, 1896 -- 18. Colenso: The second Boer War, 1899 -- disc 4: 19. Tannenberg: ineptitude in the East, 1914 -- 20. Gallipoli: Churchill dooms Allied assault, 1915 -- 21. World War II: Royal Navy goes down, 1941-42 -- 22. Dieppe Raid: catastrophe on the beach, 1942 -- 23. Operation Market Garden" a bridge too far, 1944 -- 24. The great blunder: four paths to failure
Control code
ocn927466565
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (720 min.)
Isbn
9781629972084
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)927466565
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
History's great military blunders and the lessons they teach, Professor Gregory S. Aldrete
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Course No. 3761
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (v, 176 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: 1. Petersburg: Union digs its own grave,1864 -- 2. Syracuse: Athens's second front, 413 B.C. -- 3. Carrhae: The Parthian shot, 53 B.C. -- 4. Red Cliffs: Cao Cao's bad day, 208 A.D. -- 5. Barbarian Gate: Adrianople, 378, Pliska-811 -- 6. Fourth Crusade: Byzantium betrayed, 1204 -- disc 2: 7. Kalka River: Genghis Khan's general, 1223 -- 8. Courtrai: knights versus shopkeepers, 1302 -- 9. Nagashino: taking swords to a gunfight, 1575 -- 10. Cartagena: high walls, short ladders, 1741 -- 11. Culloden: the Bonnie Prince Blunders, 1746 -- 12. Russia: Napoleon retreats in the snow, 1812 -- disc 3: 13. Afghanistan: Khyber Pass death trap, 1842 -- 14. Crimea: Charge of the Light Brigade, 1854 -- 15. Greasy Grass: Custer's last stand, 1876 -- 16. Isandlwana: 25,000 Zulus undetected, 1879 -- 17. Adwa: Italy's fiasco in Ethiopia, 1896 -- 18. Colenso: The second Boer War, 1899 -- disc 4: 19. Tannenberg: ineptitude in the East, 1914 -- 20. Gallipoli: Churchill dooms Allied assault, 1915 -- 21. World War II: Royal Navy goes down, 1941-42 -- 22. Dieppe Raid: catastrophe on the beach, 1942 -- 23. Operation Market Garden" a bridge too far, 1944 -- 24. The great blunder: four paths to failure
Control code
ocn927466565
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
4 videodiscs (720 min.)
Isbn
9781629972084
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)927466565
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
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