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The Resource Books that matter : The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Leo Damrosch, (sound recording)

Books that matter : The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Leo Damrosch, (sound recording)

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Books that matter : The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire
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Books that matter
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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire
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Leo Damrosch
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History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire
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Language
eng
Summary
Unravel Gibbon's seminal Decline and Fall with an award-winning Harvard professor
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Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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Damrosch, Leopold
Dewey number
937.06
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not applicable
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not applicable
LC call number
DG311.G54
LC item number
D36 2017
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • other
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not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Leo Damrosch
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  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, Inc
Series statement
  • The great courses. Philosophy. Intellectual history
  • Great courses Compact disc
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  • Gibbon, Edward
  • Rome
  • Byzantine Empire
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Books that matter : The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Leo Damrosch, (sound recording)
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  • PDF requires PC with Adobe Reader or other PDF reader
  • Compact disc
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • Bonus disc contains PDF course workbook
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The rise of Christianity
  • Constantine and Athanaius
  • Julian and the return to paganism
  • Barbarian advances and Theodosius
  • East and west divided
  • Huns and vandals
  • Theodoric and Justinian
  • The breakup of the empire
  • The Byzantine Empire and Charlemagne
  • The rise of Islam
  • The greatness of Gibbon's Decline and fall
  • The Byzantine Empire in the 10th century
  • The Crusades
  • Genghis Khan and Tamerlane
  • The fall of Constantinople
  • The end of Gibbon's work
  • Decline and fall in modern perspective
  • The making of Gibbon the historian
  • The Empire at its beginning
  • The theory and practice of history
  • The golden age of the Antoines
  • The hidden poison begins to work
  • Diocletian and the triumph of Constantine
  • Enlightenment skepticism
Control code
sky287261344
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501965456
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
ak 07/17
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC1068
  • 3450
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Books that matter : The history of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire, Leo Damrosch, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • PDF requires PC with Adobe Reader or other PDF reader
  • Compact disc
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
  • Bonus disc contains PDF course workbook
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The rise of Christianity
  • Constantine and Athanaius
  • Julian and the return to paganism
  • Barbarian advances and Theodosius
  • East and west divided
  • Huns and vandals
  • Theodoric and Justinian
  • The breakup of the empire
  • The Byzantine Empire and Charlemagne
  • The rise of Islam
  • The greatness of Gibbon's Decline and fall
  • The Byzantine Empire in the 10th century
  • The Crusades
  • Genghis Khan and Tamerlane
  • The fall of Constantinople
  • The end of Gibbon's work
  • Decline and fall in modern perspective
  • The making of Gibbon the historian
  • The Empire at its beginning
  • The theory and practice of history
  • The golden age of the Antoines
  • The hidden poison begins to work
  • Diocletian and the triumph of Constantine
  • Enlightenment skepticism
Control code
sky287261344
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781501965456
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Note
ak 07/17
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC1068
  • 3450
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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