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Emperors of Rome, Garrett G. Fagan, (sound recording)

Label
Emperors of Rome
Title
Emperors of Rome
Statement of responsibility
Garrett G. Fagan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of biographic portraits of Roman emperors, from Augustus Caesar to Constantine. Fagan discusses the emperors' characters, the reliability of historical sources, the role of women in the imperial court, the relationship of the emperor to different groups in Roman society, the Roman political and social systems, and an overview of the main scholarly debates
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Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
MKN
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1963-
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Fagan, Garrett G.
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lectures delivered by Professor Garrett G. Fagan, Pennsylvania State University
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Emperors
  • Rome
  • Women
  • Rome
Label
Emperors of Rome, Garrett G. Fagan, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
36 lectures on 18 sound discs In 3 containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The first emperor: Augustus ;
  • 5.
  • The powers of Augustus ;
  • 6.
  • Succession woes ;
  • 7.
  • Livia Drusilla, Empress of Rome ;
  • 8.
  • The early years of Tiberius ;
  • 9.
  • part I.
  • The would-be emperor: Sejanus ;
  • 10.
  • The mad emperor? Caligula ;
  • 11.
  • Killing Caligula, finding Claudius ;
  • 12.
  • The odd couple: Claudius and Messalina --
  • 1.
  • The shape of Roman imperial history ;
  • 2.
  • The Roman republic ;
  • 3.
  • Caesar and the suicide of the republic ;
  • 4.
  • Dynasty's end: the fall of Nero ;
  • 17.
  • The long year, A.D. 69 ;
  • 18.
  • The first Flavian: Vespasian ;
  • 19.
  • The last Flavians: Titus and Domitian ;
  • 20.
  • Pax Augusta: Nerva and Trajan ;
  • 21.
  • part II.
  • Trajan in Rome and in the East ;
  • 22.
  • The eccentric emperor: Hadrian ;
  • 23.
  • Antonius Pius, Marcus Aurelius, Lucius Verus ;
  • 24.
  • Marcus in the North and Commodus --
  • 13.
  • Power and poison: Agrippina and Claudius ;
  • 14.
  • Artist and assassin: Nero ;
  • 15.
  • The trouble with Christians ;
  • 16.
  • Emperor and empire ;
  • 29.
  • Emperor and elite ;
  • 30.
  • Emperor and people ;
  • 31.
  • Emperor and soldier ;
  • 32.
  • Chaos ;
  • 33.
  • part III.
  • Aurelian, Diocletian, and the Tetrarchy ;
  • 34.
  • Constantine: rise to power ;
  • 35.
  • The Christian emperor: Constantine ;
  • 36.
  • Reflections on the emperors of Rome
  • 25.
  • Civil War and Septimus Severus ;
  • 26.
  • Caracalla and the Severan Dynasty ;
  • 27.
  • Emperor and city ;
  • 28.
Control code
ocn144531137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598033137
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3410
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
Emperors of Rome, Garrett G. Fagan, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
36 lectures on 18 sound discs In 3 containers
Accompanying material
3 course guidebooks (22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • The first emperor: Augustus ;
  • 5.
  • The powers of Augustus ;
  • 6.
  • Succession woes ;
  • 7.
  • Livia Drusilla, Empress of Rome ;
  • 8.
  • The early years of Tiberius ;
  • 9.
  • part I.
  • The would-be emperor: Sejanus ;
  • 10.
  • The mad emperor? Caligula ;
  • 11.
  • Killing Caligula, finding Claudius ;
  • 12.
  • The odd couple: Claudius and Messalina --
  • 1.
  • The shape of Roman imperial history ;
  • 2.
  • The Roman republic ;
  • 3.
  • Caesar and the suicide of the republic ;
  • 4.
  • Dynasty's end: the fall of Nero ;
  • 17.
  • The long year, A.D. 69 ;
  • 18.
  • The first Flavian: Vespasian ;
  • 19.
  • The last Flavians: Titus and Domitian ;
  • 20.
  • Pax Augusta: Nerva and Trajan ;
  • 21.
  • part II.
  • Trajan in Rome and in the East ;
  • 22.
  • The eccentric emperor: Hadrian ;
  • 23.
  • Antonius Pius, Marcus Aurelius, Lucius Verus ;
  • 24.
  • Marcus in the North and Commodus --
  • 13.
  • Power and poison: Agrippina and Claudius ;
  • 14.
  • Artist and assassin: Nero ;
  • 15.
  • The trouble with Christians ;
  • 16.
  • Emperor and empire ;
  • 29.
  • Emperor and elite ;
  • 30.
  • Emperor and people ;
  • 31.
  • Emperor and soldier ;
  • 32.
  • Chaos ;
  • 33.
  • part III.
  • Aurelian, Diocletian, and the Tetrarchy ;
  • 34.
  • Constantine: rise to power ;
  • 35.
  • The Christian emperor: Constantine ;
  • 36.
  • Reflections on the emperors of Rome
  • 25.
  • Civil War and Septimus Severus ;
  • 26.
  • Caracalla and the Severan Dynasty ;
  • 27.
  • Emperor and city ;
  • 28.
Control code
ocn144531137
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 sound discs (ca. 1080 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598033137
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
3410
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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