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The Resource A brief history of the world, Part 1 of 3, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)

A brief history of the world, Part 1 of 3, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)

Label
A brief history of the world, Part 1 of 3
Title
A brief history of the world
Title number
Part 1 of 3
Statement of responsibility
Peter N. Stearns
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This course provides a survey of the expanse of human development and civilization across the globe. It begins with the invention of agriculture in the Neolithic era and ends with the urbanized, technologically sophisticated world of the 21st century
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DPL
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Stearns, Peter N
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Peter N. Stearns, George Mason University
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Teaching Company
Series statement
Great courses
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World history
Label
A brief history of the world, Part 1 of 3, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Course guidebooks include lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 guidebook (ii, 72 p. ; 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
pt. 1. What and why is world history? -- The Neolithic revolution -- What is a civilization? -- The classical period in world history -- Cultural change in the classical period -- Social inequalities in classical societies -- The Roman Empire and Han China -- The silk road; classical period contacts -- The decline of the classical civilizations -- The postclassical period, 500-1450 -- World religions and their consequences -- The impact of Islam
Control code
ocn164277001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598033250
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8080
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
A brief history of the world, Part 1 of 3, Peter N. Stearns, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Course guidebooks include lecture outlines and notes, a time line, glossary, biographical notes, and bibliography
Accompanying material
1 guidebook (ii, 72 p. ; 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
pt. 1. What and why is world history? -- The Neolithic revolution -- What is a civilization? -- The classical period in world history -- Cultural change in the classical period -- Social inequalities in classical societies -- The Roman Empire and Han China -- The silk road; classical period contacts -- The decline of the classical civilizations -- The postclassical period, 500-1450 -- World religions and their consequences -- The impact of Islam
Control code
ocn164277001
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598033250
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8080
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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