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The Resource The rise and fall of the British Empire, Patrick N. Allitt

The rise and fall of the British Empire, Patrick N. Allitt

Label
The rise and fall of the British Empire
Title
The rise and fall of the British Empire
Statement of responsibility
Patrick N. Allitt
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Professor Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University, delivers thirty-six lectures on the history of the British Empire
Member of
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
CPL
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Allitt, Patrick
Dewey number
325.3/41
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DA16
LC item number
.A575 2009
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Patrick N. Allitt, lecturer
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Teaching Company
Series statement
The great courses
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  • Great Britain
  • Commonwealth countries
  • Imperialism
  • Great Britain
  • Decolonization
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The rise and fall of the British Empire, Patrick N. Allitt
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Lectures
  • Compact discs
  • In 3 containers (19 cm.)
  • "Course No. 8480."
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 134 pages ; 19 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • lecture 5.
  • Clive and the conquest of India
  • lecture 6.
  • Wolfe and the conquest of Canada
  • lecture 7.
  • The loss of the American colonies
  • lecture 8.
  • Exploring the planet
  • lecture 9.
  • Napoleon challenges the empire
  • Pt. 1. lecture 1.
  • lecture 10.
  • The other side of the world
  • lecture 11.
  • Abolition of the slave trade and slavery
  • lecture 12.
  • Early African colonies
  • The sun never set
  • lecture 2.
  • The challenge to Spain in the New World
  • lecture 3.
  • African slavery and the West Indies
  • lecture 4.
  • Imperial beginnings in India
  • lecture 17.
  • Rebellion and mutiny in India
  • lecture 18.
  • How Canada became a nation
  • lecture 19.
  • The exploration and settlement of Africa
  • lecture 20.
  • Gold, greed, and geopolitics in Africa
  • lecture 21.
  • The empire in literature
  • Pt. 2. lecture 13.
  • lecture 22.
  • Economics and theories of empire
  • lecture 23.
  • The British Empire fights imperial Germany
  • lecture 24.
  • Versailles and the disillusionment
  • China and the opium wars
  • lecture 14.
  • Britain : the imperial center
  • lecture 15.
  • Ireland : the tragic relationship
  • lecture 16.
  • India and the "great game"
  • lecture 29.
  • World War II : the Pyrrhic victory
  • lecture 30.
  • Twilight of the Raj
  • lecture 31.
  • Israel, Egypt, and the Suez Canal
  • lecture 32.
  • The decolonization of Africa
  • lecture 33.
  • The white dominions
  • Pt. 3. lecture 25.
  • lecture 34.
  • Britain after the empire
  • lecture 35.
  • Colonial and postcolonial literature
  • lecture 36.
  • Epitaph and legacy
  • Ireland divided
  • lecture 26.
  • Cricket and the British Empire
  • lecture 27.
  • British India between the world wars
  • lecture 28.
  • World War II : England alone
Control code
1394529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598035865
Isbn Type
(guidebooks)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2010621971
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8480
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1394529
  • (OCoLC)466863844
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The rise and fall of the British Empire, Patrick N. Allitt
Publication
Note
  • Lectures
  • Compact discs
  • In 3 containers (19 cm.)
  • "Course No. 8480."
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 134 pages ; 19 cm.)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • lecture 5.
  • Clive and the conquest of India
  • lecture 6.
  • Wolfe and the conquest of Canada
  • lecture 7.
  • The loss of the American colonies
  • lecture 8.
  • Exploring the planet
  • lecture 9.
  • Napoleon challenges the empire
  • Pt. 1. lecture 1.
  • lecture 10.
  • The other side of the world
  • lecture 11.
  • Abolition of the slave trade and slavery
  • lecture 12.
  • Early African colonies
  • The sun never set
  • lecture 2.
  • The challenge to Spain in the New World
  • lecture 3.
  • African slavery and the West Indies
  • lecture 4.
  • Imperial beginnings in India
  • lecture 17.
  • Rebellion and mutiny in India
  • lecture 18.
  • How Canada became a nation
  • lecture 19.
  • The exploration and settlement of Africa
  • lecture 20.
  • Gold, greed, and geopolitics in Africa
  • lecture 21.
  • The empire in literature
  • Pt. 2. lecture 13.
  • lecture 22.
  • Economics and theories of empire
  • lecture 23.
  • The British Empire fights imperial Germany
  • lecture 24.
  • Versailles and the disillusionment
  • China and the opium wars
  • lecture 14.
  • Britain : the imperial center
  • lecture 15.
  • Ireland : the tragic relationship
  • lecture 16.
  • India and the "great game"
  • lecture 29.
  • World War II : the Pyrrhic victory
  • lecture 30.
  • Twilight of the Raj
  • lecture 31.
  • Israel, Egypt, and the Suez Canal
  • lecture 32.
  • The decolonization of Africa
  • lecture 33.
  • The white dominions
  • Pt. 3. lecture 25.
  • lecture 34.
  • Britain after the empire
  • lecture 35.
  • Colonial and postcolonial literature
  • lecture 36.
  • Epitaph and legacy
  • Ireland divided
  • lecture 26.
  • Cricket and the British Empire
  • lecture 27.
  • British India between the world wars
  • lecture 28.
  • World War II : England alone
Control code
1394529
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
18 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598035865
Isbn Type
(guidebooks)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2010621971
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
8480
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1394529
  • (OCoLC)466863844
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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