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Author Cline, Eric H.

Title A history of ancient Greece [sound recording] / by Professor Eric H. Cline.

Publication Info. Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2007]
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 Nichols Adult Books on CD Nonfiction Oversize  938 CLI    AVAILABLE
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Description 7 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (64 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm)
Series Modern scholar.
Bibliography Course guide includes bibliographical references.
Performer Professor Eric H. Cline, lecturer.
Summary Professor Cline delves into the history of ancient Greece, frequently considered to be the founding nation of democracy in western civilization. From the Minoans to the Mycenaeans to the Trojan War and the first Olympics, the history of this remarkable civilization abounds with momentous events and cultural landmarks that resonate through the millennia.
Contents Lecture 1. The Minoans and Crete -- Lecture 2. The Mycenaeans and the Greek mainland -- Lecture 3. Homer and the Trojan War -- Lecture 4. The Greek Dark Ages -- Lecture 5. Archaic Greece and the Greek Renaissance -- Lecture 6. The rise of Sparta and Athens -- Lecture 7. The origins of democracy -- Lecture 8. The rise of Persia and the origins of the Ionian revolt -- Lecture 9. The Persian Wars -- Lecture 10. The Golden Age of Athens -- Lecture 11. The Peloponnesian War -- Lecture 12. Socrates, Plato, and the origins of Greek philosophy -- Lecture 13. Phillip II and Alexander the Great -- Lecture 14. Alexander's legacies and his successors.
Subject Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C. -- Sound recordings.
Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Recorded Books, Inc., producer.
ISBN 9781428127395 (set)
1428127399 (set)
9781428127401 (course guide)
1428127402 (course guide)
Music No. UC089 Recorded Books
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