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The Resource Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Brian M. Fagan ; [presented by] The Teaching Company Limited Partnership

Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Brian M. Fagan ; [presented by] The Teaching Company Limited Partnership

Label
Human prehistory and the first civilizations
Title
Human prehistory and the first civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Brian M. Fagan ; [presented by] The Teaching Company Limited Partnership
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Narrative of the story of human origins and the many ties that still bind us deeply to the world before writing
Member of
Cataloging source
VTC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fagan, Brian M
Dewey number
930
LC call number
CB311
LC item number
.F34 2003d
PerformerNote
Lectures delivered by Professor Brian M. Fagan, University of California at Santa Barbara
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
The great courses, ancient & medieval history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Ancient
  • History, Ancient
  • Prehistoric peoples
Technique
live action
Label
Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Brian M. Fagan ; [presented by] The Teaching Company Limited Partnership
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Thirty-six 30 minute lectures in three containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Course guidebooks)
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
  • part 1. disc 1 (lectures 1-6). Introducing human prehistory -- In the beginning -- Our earliest ancestors -- The first human diaspora -- The first Europeans -- The Neanderthals -- part 1. disc 2 (lectures 7-12). The origins of Homo sapiens sapiens -- The great diaspora -- The world of the Cro-Magnons -- Artists and mammoth hunters -- The first Americans -- The Paleo-Indians and afterward --
  • part 2. disc 3 (lectures 13-18). After the Ice Age -- The first farmers -- Why farming? -- The first European farmers -- Farming in Asia and settling the Pacific -- The story of maize -- part 2. disc 4 (lectures 19-24). The origins of states and civilization -- Sumerian civilization -- Ancient Egyptian civilization to the Old Kingdom -- Ancient Egypt : Middle and New Kingdoms -- The Minoan civilization of Crete -- The eastern Mediterranean world --
  • part 3. disc 5 (lectures 25-30). The Harappan civilization of South Asia -- South and Southeast Asia -- Africa : a world of interconnectedness -- The origins of Chinese civilization -- China : Zhou to the Han -- Southeast Asian civilizations -- part 3. disc 6 (lectures 31-36). Pueblos and moundbuilders in North America -- Ancient Maya civilization -- Highland Mesoamerican civilization -- The origins of Andean civilization -- The Inka and their predecessors -- Epilogue
Control code
714063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (180 min. each)
Isbn
9781565855892
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
380-01, 02, 03
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565855892
  • (OCoLC)51956697
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Brian M. Fagan ; [presented by] The Teaching Company Limited Partnership
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Thirty-six 30 minute lectures in three containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (Course guidebooks)
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
  • part 1. disc 1 (lectures 1-6). Introducing human prehistory -- In the beginning -- Our earliest ancestors -- The first human diaspora -- The first Europeans -- The Neanderthals -- part 1. disc 2 (lectures 7-12). The origins of Homo sapiens sapiens -- The great diaspora -- The world of the Cro-Magnons -- Artists and mammoth hunters -- The first Americans -- The Paleo-Indians and afterward --
  • part 2. disc 3 (lectures 13-18). After the Ice Age -- The first farmers -- Why farming? -- The first European farmers -- Farming in Asia and settling the Pacific -- The story of maize -- part 2. disc 4 (lectures 19-24). The origins of states and civilization -- Sumerian civilization -- Ancient Egyptian civilization to the Old Kingdom -- Ancient Egypt : Middle and New Kingdoms -- The Minoan civilization of Crete -- The eastern Mediterranean world --
  • part 3. disc 5 (lectures 25-30). The Harappan civilization of South Asia -- South and Southeast Asia -- Africa : a world of interconnectedness -- The origins of Chinese civilization -- China : Zhou to the Han -- Southeast Asian civilizations -- part 3. disc 6 (lectures 31-36). Pueblos and moundbuilders in North America -- Ancient Maya civilization -- Highland Mesoamerican civilization -- The origins of Andean civilization -- The Inka and their predecessors -- Epilogue
Control code
714063
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (180 min. each)
Isbn
9781565855892
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
380-01, 02, 03
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781565855892
  • (OCoLC)51956697
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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