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The Resource Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan, (sound recording)

Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan, (sound recording)

Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Title
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne M. Desan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lecture series on the French Revolution. The 25 years between the onset of the French Revolution in 1789 and the Bourbon Restoration after Napoleon in 1814 is an astonishing period in world history. This era shook the foundations of the old world and marked a permanent shift for politics, religion, and society ; not just for France, but for all of Europe
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Cataloging source
RECBX
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1957-
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Desan, Suzanne
Dewey number
944.04
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Suzanne M. Desan
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  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
  • The great courses. History. Modern history
  • The great courses
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  • Napoleon
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • World politics
  • France
  • France
  • Napoleon
  • Napoleonic Wars (1800-1815)
  • Revolution (France : 1789-1799)
  • World politics
  • France
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 48 lectures
  • In container (17 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The political awakening of 1789
  • Disc 4.
  • July 14th: storming the Bastille
  • Peasant revolt and the abolition of feudalism
  • Disc 5.
  • The declaration of the rights of man
  • Paris commands its king
  • Disc 6.
  • Political apprenticeship in democracy
  • Religion and the early revolution --
  • Volume 1. Disc 1.
  • Introduction and the old regime monarchy
  • Privilege: old regime society
  • Disc 2.
  • The Enlightenment
  • France, global commerce, and colonization
  • Disc 3.
  • American revolution and the economic crisis
  • Overthrowing the monarchy
  • Disc 10.
  • The king's trial
  • The Republic at war
  • Disc 11.
  • Revolutionary culture and festivals
  • Family and marriage
  • Disc 12.
  • Slave revolt and the abolition of slavery
  • Counterrevolution and the Vendée --
  • Volume 2. Disc 7.
  • The revolution and the colonies
  • Women's rights in the early revolution
  • Disc 8.
  • The king's flight
  • Foreign reactions: a divided Europe
  • Disc 9.
  • The path to war with Europe
  • The Thermidorian reaction
  • Disc 16.
  • The Directory: an experimental republic
  • Young Napoleon
  • Disc 17.
  • The Italian campaign and the sister republics
  • Sister republics? France and America
  • Disc 18.
  • Bonaparte in Egypt
  • Bonaparte seizes power --
  • Volume 3. Disc 13.
  • The pressure cooker of politics
  • Revolution in crisis: summer 1793
  • Disc 14.
  • Terror is the order of the day
  • The revolution devours her children
  • Disc 15.
  • The overthrow of Robespierre
  • France during the empire
  • Disc 22.
  • Living under the empire
  • The Russian campaign
  • Disc 23.
  • Napoleon's fall and the Hundred Days
  • Waterloo and beyond
  • Disc 24.
  • Emerging political models
  • Revolutionary legacies
  • Volume 4. Disc 19.
  • Building power: general and first consul
  • Napoleon becomes Emperor
  • Disc 20.
  • Napoleon's ambitions in the new world
  • Taking on the great powers
  • Disc 21.
  • Expanding the empire
Control code
ocn895290984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
24 sound discs (ca. 24 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490650395
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0037
  • 8220
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)895290984
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Compact disc
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 48 lectures
  • In container (17 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The political awakening of 1789
  • Disc 4.
  • July 14th: storming the Bastille
  • Peasant revolt and the abolition of feudalism
  • Disc 5.
  • The declaration of the rights of man
  • Paris commands its king
  • Disc 6.
  • Political apprenticeship in democracy
  • Religion and the early revolution --
  • Volume 1. Disc 1.
  • Introduction and the old regime monarchy
  • Privilege: old regime society
  • Disc 2.
  • The Enlightenment
  • France, global commerce, and colonization
  • Disc 3.
  • American revolution and the economic crisis
  • Overthrowing the monarchy
  • Disc 10.
  • The king's trial
  • The Republic at war
  • Disc 11.
  • Revolutionary culture and festivals
  • Family and marriage
  • Disc 12.
  • Slave revolt and the abolition of slavery
  • Counterrevolution and the Vendée --
  • Volume 2. Disc 7.
  • The revolution and the colonies
  • Women's rights in the early revolution
  • Disc 8.
  • The king's flight
  • Foreign reactions: a divided Europe
  • Disc 9.
  • The path to war with Europe
  • The Thermidorian reaction
  • Disc 16.
  • The Directory: an experimental republic
  • Young Napoleon
  • Disc 17.
  • The Italian campaign and the sister republics
  • Sister republics? France and America
  • Disc 18.
  • Bonaparte in Egypt
  • Bonaparte seizes power --
  • Volume 3. Disc 13.
  • The pressure cooker of politics
  • Revolution in crisis: summer 1793
  • Disc 14.
  • Terror is the order of the day
  • The revolution devours her children
  • Disc 15.
  • The overthrow of Robespierre
  • France during the empire
  • Disc 22.
  • Living under the empire
  • The Russian campaign
  • Disc 23.
  • Napoleon's fall and the Hundred Days
  • Waterloo and beyond
  • Disc 24.
  • Emerging political models
  • Revolutionary legacies
  • Volume 4. Disc 19.
  • Building power: general and first consul
  • Napoleon becomes Emperor
  • Disc 20.
  • Napoleon's ambitions in the new world
  • Taking on the great powers
  • Disc 21.
  • Expanding the empire
Control code
ocn895290984
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
24 sound discs (ca. 24 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490650395
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0037
  • 8220
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)895290984
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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