The Resource Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire, Kenneth W. Harl, (videorecording)

Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire, Kenneth W. Harl, (videorecording)

Label
Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire
Title
Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth W. Harl
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This course examines the career of Alexander, with emphasis on his military genious and his impact on the Hellenic world, Near East, and India. It also explores the historical conditions that produced this greatest of conquerors as well as his impact and legacy that endures to the present day
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Cataloging source
YEQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
938.07
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Prof. Kenneth W. Harl, Tulane University
Series statement
  • The great courses. Ancient history
  • The great courses. History. Ancient history
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire, Kenneth W. Harl, (videorecording)
Label
Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire, Kenneth W. Harl, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course Number 3390."
  • Contains thirty-six thirty minute lectures
  • The accompanying course guidebook includes a glossary, biographical notes, and a bibliography
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Accompanying material
1 book.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. Lectures 1-6. Alexander the Great-conqueror or tyrant? -- Greece in the age of Hegemonies -- Achaemenid Persia -- The world of early Macedon -- Philip II and the Macedonian way of war -- The third sacred war -- disc 2. Lectures 7-12. The Macedonian conquest of Greece -- The league of Corinth -- Alexander, heir apparent -- Securing the inheritance, 336-335 B.C. -- The invasion of Asia -- The battle of the Granicus
  • disc 3. Lectures 13-18. The turning point-Issus and Tyre -- Alexander, pharaoh of Egypt -- Heroes, oracles, and the gods -- The campaign of Gaugamela -- The conquest of Iran -- Alexander on the rim of the world -- disc 4. Lectures 19-24. Governing and taxing the empire -- Alexander and the Macedonian opposition -- Lecture 21. The invasion of India -- The battle of the Hydaspes -- Mutiny and withdrawal -- The Gedrosian Desert and voyage of Nearchus
  • disc 5. Lectures 25-30. Deification and succession -- Alexander and the Macedonians-Opis -- Alexander and the Greeks-The Lamian War -- The Diadochoi, 323-316 B.C. -- The partition of the empire, 316-301 B.C. -- The Hellenistic concert of powers -- disc 6. Lectures 31-36. Macedonian courts in the Near East -- The Hellenization of the Near East -- The monetization of the Near East -- Hellenization and the gods -- The limits of Hellenization -- Alexander the Great and the shadow of Rome
Control code
ocn671240440
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
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Extent
6 videodiscs (approximately 1,080 min.)
Isbn
9781598036534
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID3390A
  • ID3390A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1371349
  • (OCoLC)671240440
  • (CaAE) a1371349
Video recording format
DVD

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