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Greece and Rome : [an integrated history of the ancient Mediterranean]

Author: Robert Garland; Teaching Company.
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2008]
Series: Great courses (Compact disc)
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Garland; Teaching Company.
ISBN: 9781598034172 1598034170
OCLC Number: 224023834
Notes: Subtitle from containers.
36 30-minute lectures on 18 discs.
In three containers (23 cm.).
Course no. 3300.
Performer(s): Lectures presented by Robert Garland, Colgate University.
Description: 18 audio discs (approximately 18 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 3 course guidebooks (22 cm).
Details: Compact disc.
Contents: pt. 1. Who were the Greeks? Who were the Romans? --
Trade and travel in the Mediterranean --
Democratic or republican --
Law and order --
Less than fully human --
Close encounters, 750-272 B.C. --
The velvet glove, 272-190 B.C. --
How the two polytheisms (almost) merged --
The iron fist, 190-146 B.C. --
The last Hellenistic dynasts, 146-31 B.C. --
Why the Greeks lost, why the Romans won --
Philhellenism and Hellenophobia --
pt. 2. The two languages --
Leisure and entertainment --
Sex and sexuality --
Death and the afterlife --
From mystery religion to ruler cult --
Greek cities under Roman rule --
Greeks in Rome, Romans in Greece --
The Hellenism of Augustus --
Art, looting, and reproductions --
Architecture, sacred and secular --
Science and technology --
Disease, medical care, and physicians --
pt. 3. The Greek epic and its Roman echo --
Tragedy and comedy --
Love poetry, satire, history, the novel --
Greek influences on Roman education --
Greek philosophy and its Roman advocates --
Hellenomania, from Nero to Hadrian --
Jews, Greeks, and Romans --
Christianity's debt to Greece and Rome --
The apotheosis of Athens --
The decline of the West --
The survival of the East --
The enduring duo.
Series Title: Great courses (Compact disc)
Responsibility: Robert Garland.

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