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John R. Hale, Lecturer. Run time: 720 minutes. 1598037730 Four discs. Language: English. Like new. 24 lectures (30 min. each). Course guidebook includes professor biography, scope, maps and bibliography. Through Professor Hale's vibrant commentary and extensive field footage, you discover monumental ancient cities, classical ruins, temples, shrines, fortresses, stadiums, theaters, churches, and palaces. In each site, you explore the critical history and culture that defined them and the ways ...
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Professor Robert L. Dise, Jr., University of Northern Iowa. Run time: 1, 080 Minutes. ISBN 1598035576 Six discs. Language: English. 36 lectures; 30 minutes per lecture; on 6 videodiscs in 3 containers; with an accompanying course guidebook which includes professor biography, course scope, lecture guides, timeline, glossary, biographical notes and bibliography. Complete your knowledge of the ancient world with this comprehensive look at the dozen empires that flourished in the 2, 000 years ...
Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers, and markings. In multi-DVD case. Discs are in excellent condition. Coursebook is clean and protected by clear library cover. Six DVDs and perfect-bound coursebook. Audience: General/trade. Disc 1: lecture 1. Young man Lincoln--lecture 2. Whig meteor--lecture 3. Lincoln, law, and politics--lecture 4. The mind of Abraham Lincoln--lecture 5. Lincoln and slavery--lecture 6. The great debates--Disc 2: lecture ... Read More
Edition: 2nd Edition
Binding: Audiobook DVD
Publisher: The Teaching Company, Chantilly, VA
Date published: 2005
Description: Fine. No Jacket. Audiobook The Great Courses series. Part 1 and Part 2. Appears un-used. NOT ex-library. Includes two cases holding 4 DVDs and corresponding coursebooks. 24 lectures of 30 minutes each. Read More
Studio: The Teaching Company
Description: Scott MacEachern, Professor of Anthropology at Bowdoin College. Run time: 1440 minutes. 8 discs. Language: English. In 4 containers: each container has 2 DVDs. Includes 1 course guidebook. Course guidebook includes professor biography, course scope, lecture outlines, timeline, glossary, biographical notes and bibliography. Forty-eight lectures of thirty minutes each. A 48-lecture course that reveals the stories of how human beings around the world transitioned from small farming communities ... Read More
Description: Burger, Edward B. (Williams College) Run time: 720 minutes. Parts 1 & 2 on 4 DVDs plus 128-page coursebook. Shrink-wrapped. Numbers surround us. They mark our days, light our nights, foretell our weather, and keep us on course. They drive commerce and sustain civilization. But what are they? These 24 lectures, 30-minutes each, explore this fascinating question and the equally fascinating history of numbers. Read More
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications, New York, NY
Date published: 2010
Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Ex-library with the usual stamps, stickers, and markings. 223 p. The dust cover is preserved by a protective library covering. The pages and photographs are clear and bright. The spine is reinforced by brown library tape on the front and back end pages. There is a memorial bookplate on the front end page. The bottom of the boards shows minor rubbing from shelf wear. The boards are protected by a library covering and dust cover. Read More
Publisher: Library of America, New York, NY
Date published: 1995
Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Ex-library. Excellent condition, but ex-library, with usual stickers and markings, but otherwise like new and unread. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 912 p. Contains: Illustrations. Library of America Classic Journalism Collection, 1. Audience: General/trade. This Library of America volume is the first of a unique two-volume anthology. Drawn from original newspaper and magazine reports, radio transcripts, and wartime books, Reporting World ... Read More
Edition: Limited Edition
Publisher: The Clonmel Society, J.F. Taylor & Company, New York and London
Date published: 1899
Description: Wilbur Cross (introduction) Very Good. Book "Letter of Laurence Sterne vols II & III". 1899. Edition de Luxe. Set #388 of 1000 limited edition printing by The Clonmel Society. Brown fabric board, gilt top of pages, remaining sides deckled. Title on paper pasted to spine. Signature of former owner and "May 1912" on inside front cover/end paper are the only markings. Minimal shelf wear for age of book. Read More