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The Resource The big history of civilizations, Craig G. Benjamin, (videorecording)

The big history of civilizations, Craig G. Benjamin, (videorecording)

Label
The big history of civilizations
Title
The big history of civilizations
Statement of responsibility
Craig G. Benjamin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discover the grand sweep of human history with this multidisciplinary perspective from Professor Craig G. Benjamin
Member of
Cataloging source
RECBX
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
909
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
LC call number
CB19
LC item number
.B46 2016
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Craig G. Benjamin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Craig
  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
0
Series statement
Great courses. History. Civilization & culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • Civilization
  • Educational films
Technique
live action
Label
The big history of civilizations, Craig G. Benjamin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 36 lectures
  • Bonus disc contains PDF course workbook
Accompanying material
course workbook (PDF, 1 disc : 4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Egypt: divine rule in the black land
  • Society and culture of Egypt
  • Early Mediterranean civilizations
  • Mysteries of the Indus Valley
  • South Asian civilizations and beliefs
  • China : born in isolation
  • China's dynasties and influence
  • The importance of the nomads
  • Oxus civilization and powerful Persia
  • Greece in its golden age
  • A tale of two ancient cities
  • Greek gods, philosophy, and science
  • Alexander's conquests and Hellenism
  • Building the Roman Republic
  • Triumphs and flaws of imperial Rome
  • New ideas along the Silk Road
  • Chaos and consolidation in Eurasia
  • Islamic expansion and rule
  • Legacy of the Mongols
  • North American peoples and tribes
  • Agrarian civilizations of Mesopotamia
  • The rise of humanity
  • Culture and empire in South America
  • African kingdoms and trade
  • Lifeways of Australia and the Pacific
  • The advent of global commerce
  • The Industrial Revolution and modernity
  • The transformative 20th and 21st centuries
  • Civilization, the biosphere, and tomorrow
  • Civilizations of the distant future
  • Foraging in the Old Stone Age
  • Origins of agriculture
  • Power, cities, and states
  • The era of agrarian civilizations
  • Innovations of Mesopotamia
  • The downfall of Sumer
Control code
sky285973235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 18 hr.)
Isbn
9781501957642
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 06/17
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • GV0700
  • 8060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big history of civilizations, Craig G. Benjamin, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 36 lectures
  • Bonus disc contains PDF course workbook
Accompanying material
course workbook (PDF, 1 disc : 4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Egypt: divine rule in the black land
  • Society and culture of Egypt
  • Early Mediterranean civilizations
  • Mysteries of the Indus Valley
  • South Asian civilizations and beliefs
  • China : born in isolation
  • China's dynasties and influence
  • The importance of the nomads
  • Oxus civilization and powerful Persia
  • Greece in its golden age
  • A tale of two ancient cities
  • Greek gods, philosophy, and science
  • Alexander's conquests and Hellenism
  • Building the Roman Republic
  • Triumphs and flaws of imperial Rome
  • New ideas along the Silk Road
  • Chaos and consolidation in Eurasia
  • Islamic expansion and rule
  • Legacy of the Mongols
  • North American peoples and tribes
  • Agrarian civilizations of Mesopotamia
  • The rise of humanity
  • Culture and empire in South America
  • African kingdoms and trade
  • Lifeways of Australia and the Pacific
  • The advent of global commerce
  • The Industrial Revolution and modernity
  • The transformative 20th and 21st centuries
  • Civilization, the biosphere, and tomorrow
  • Civilizations of the distant future
  • Foraging in the Old Stone Age
  • Origins of agriculture
  • Power, cities, and states
  • The era of agrarian civilizations
  • Innovations of Mesopotamia
  • The downfall of Sumer
Control code
sky285973235
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
6 videodiscs (ca. 18 hr.)
Isbn
9781501957642
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 06/17
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • GV0700
  • 8060
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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