The Resource Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Part 2 of 3, Brian M. Fagan, (sound recording)

Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Part 2 of 3, Brian M. Fagan, (sound recording)

Label
Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Part 2 of 3
Title
Human prehistory and the first civilizations
Title number
Part 2 of 3
Statement of responsibility
Brian M. Fagan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines human prehistory and some of the first civilizations such as the Neanderthals, the Cro-Magnons, Sumeria, ancient Egypt, South and Southeast Asia, China, and North and South America
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
HCO
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Fagan, Brian M
Dewey number
930
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lectures given by Professor Brian M. Fagan, University of California at Santa Barbara
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Teaching Company
Series statement
Great courses. Ancient & medieval history
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  • Civilization, Ancient
  • History, Ancient
  • Prehistoric peoples
  • Egypt
Label
Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Part 2 of 3, Brian M. Fagan, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 12 thirty-minute lectures on 6 discs
  • Dates vary: text, c2003; discs, c2002
  • Part two of three parts. Contains the lectures 13-24 of 36 lectures on human prehistory and the first civilizations
  • Guide includes lecture notes and outlines, glossary of cultural terms and archaeological sites, and bibliographical references
  • Unabridged
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (72 p. : maps ; 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
After the Ice Age -- The first farmers -- Why farming? -- The first European farmers -- Farming in Asia and settling the Pacific -- The story of maize -- The origins of states and civilization -- Sumerian civilization -- Ancient Egyptian civilization to the Old Kingdom -- Ancient Egypt : Middle and New Kingdoms -- The Minoan civilization of Crete -- The eastern Mediterranean world
Control code
sky231204323
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs (ca. 6 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 380
  • 382
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
Human prehistory and the first civilizations, Part 2 of 3, Brian M. Fagan, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • 12 thirty-minute lectures on 6 discs
  • Dates vary: text, c2003; discs, c2002
  • Part two of three parts. Contains the lectures 13-24 of 36 lectures on human prehistory and the first civilizations
  • Guide includes lecture notes and outlines, glossary of cultural terms and archaeological sites, and bibliographical references
  • Unabridged
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (72 p. : maps ; 22 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
After the Ice Age -- The first farmers -- Why farming? -- The first European farmers -- Farming in Asia and settling the Pacific -- The story of maize -- The origins of states and civilization -- Sumerian civilization -- Ancient Egyptian civilization to the Old Kingdom -- Ancient Egypt : Middle and New Kingdoms -- The Minoan civilization of Crete -- The eastern Mediterranean world
Control code
sky231204323
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs (ca. 6 hrs.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 380
  • 382
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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