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Ancient empires before Alexander [videorecording] /
[taught by] Professor Robert L. Dise, Jr.
description
6 videodiscs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1course book.
ISBN
1598035576, 9781598035575
format(s)
DVD
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isbn
1598035576
9781598035575
contents note
Part 1. Lecture 1. A meditation on empire -- Lecture 2. Lands, seas, and sources -- Lecture 3. Sargon and the dawn of empire -- Lecture 4. The Third Dynasty of Ur -- Lecture 5. The empire of Hammurabi -- Lecture 6. Mitanni and the Kassites -- Lecture 7. The rise of Hatti -- Lecture 8. The government of Hatti -- Lecture 9. Hatti at war -- Lecture 10. The climax and collapse of Hatti -- Lecture 11. The rise of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 12. The Imperial Army and administration.
Part 2. Lecture 13. The end of the Egyptian empire -- Lecture 14. The Minoan thalassocracy -- Lecture 15. Mycenae and the dawn of Greece -- Lecture 16. The collapse of the Mycenaean world -- Lecture 17. The birth of Israel -- Lecture 18. The empire of David and Solomon -- Lecture 19. The dawn of Assyria -- Lecture 20. The rise of the Neo-Assyrian Empire -- Lecture 21. The government of Assyria -- Lecture 22. Assyria at war -- Lecture 23. The climax and collapse of Assyria -- Lecture 24. The Neo-Babylonian empire.
Part 3. Lecture 25. The rise of the Persian empire -- Lecture 26. The outbreak of the Greek wars -- Lecture 27. Xerxes and the invasion of Greece -- Lecture 28. From Plataea to the Peace of Callias -- Lecture 29. The Persian empire from 450 to 334 -- Lecture 30. The government and army of Persia -- Lecture 31. Alexander and the fall of Persia -- Lecture 32. The origins of Carthage and its empire -- Lecture 33. Ruling and defending Carthage's empire -- Lecture 34. The first war with Rome -- Lecture 35. Hannibal and the fall of Carthage -- Lecture 36. Ancient empires before Alexander, and after.
general note
Course number 3150.
catalogue key
6969342
technical details
DVD.

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