History of the Ancient World

History of the Ancient World

A Global Perspective

Audiobook CD - 2011
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Publisher: ©2011
[Chantilly, VA] :, [Teaching Co.] ;, Prince Frederick, MD :, [Distributed by] Recorded Books,, [2011]
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9781598038040
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio
24 audio discs (24 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 PDF disc.
Additional Contributors: Recorded Books, LLC.
Teaching Company
Contents: Disc 19. Lecture 37 Hunter-gatherers and Polynesians ; Lecture 38 The art and architecture of power
Disc 20. Lecture 39 The comparative armies: Rome, China, Maya ; Lecture 40 Later Roman empire: crisis and Christianity
Disc 21. Lecture 41 The decline and fall of the Roman empire? ; Lecture 42 The Byzantine empire and the legacy of Rome
Disc 22. Lecture 43 China from chaos to order under the Tang ; Lecture 44 The golden age of Tang culture
Disc 23. Lecture 45 The rise and flourishing of Islam ; Lecture 46 Holy men and women: monasticism and saints
Disc 24. Lecture 47 Charlemagne: father of Europe ; Lecture 48 Endings, beginnings, what does it all mean?
Disc 13. Lecture 25 The Great empire of the Han Dynasty ; Lecture 26 People of the Toga: Etruscans, early Rome
Disc 14. Lecture 27 The crucible: Punic Wars, Roman imperialism ; Lecture 28 The death of the Roman republic
Disc 15. Lecture 29 Augustus: creator of the Roman empire ; Lecture 30 Roman emperors: good, bad, and crazy
Disc 16. Lecture 31 Han and Roman empires compared: geography ; Lecture 32 Han and Roman empires compared: government
Disc 17. Lecture 33 Han and Roman empires compared: problems ; Lecture 34 Early Americas: resources and Olmecs
Disc 18. Lecture 35 Pots and pyramids: Moche and Teotihuacán ; Lecture 36 Blood and corn: Mayan civilization
Disc 7. Lecture 13 Confucius and the Greek philosophers ; Lecture 14 Mystics, Buddhists, and Zoroastrians
Disc 8. Lecture 15 Persians and Greeks ; Lecture 16 Greek art and architecture
Disc 9. Lecture 17 Greek tragedy and the Sophists ; Lecture 18 The Peloponnesian War and the trial of Socrates
Disc 10. Lecture 19 Philip of Macedon: architect of empire ; Lecture 20 Alexander the Great goes East
Disc 11. Lecture 21 Unifiers of India: Chandragupta and Asoka ; Lecture 22 Shi Huangdi: first emperor of China
Disc 12. Lecture 23 Earliest historians of Greece and China ; Lecture 24 The Hellenistic world
Disc 1. Lecture 1 Cities, civilizations, and sources ; Lecture 2 From out of the Mesopotamian mud
Disc 2. Lecture 3 Cultures of the ancient Near East ; Lecture 4 Ancient Egypt : the gift of the Nile
Disc 3. Lecture 5 Pharaohs, tombs, and gods ; Lecture 6 The lost civilization of the Indus Valley
Disc 4. Lecture 7 The Vedic age of ancient India ; Lecture 8 Mystery cultures of early Greece
Disc 5. Lecture 9 Homer and Indian poetry ; Lecture 10 Athens and experiments in democracy
Disc 6. Lecture 11 Hoplite warfare and Sparta ; Lecture 12 Civilization dawns in China : Shang and Zhou


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