Other Side of History: Daily Life in the Ancient World

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Streaming video - 2012

Go beyond the abstract dates and figures, kings and queens, and battles and wars that make up so many historical accounts in The Other Side of History: Daily Life in the Ancient World. In 48 richly detailed lectures, Professor Robert Garland of Colgate University covers the breadth and depth of human history from the perspective of the so-called ordinary people.

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Published
[United States] : The Great Courses 2012.
Language
English
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Other Authors
Robert Garland (lecturer)
Online Access
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Physical Description
1 online resource (48 video files (approximately 1467 min.)) : sd., col
Format
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Audience
Rated TVPG.
Production Credits
Directed by The Great Courses.
Access
AVAILABLE FOR USE ONLY BY IOWA CITY AND RESIDENTS OF THE CONTRACTING GOVERNMENTS OF JOHNSON COUNTY, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, HILLS, AND LONE TREE (IA).
  • Episode 1 Taking on the Other Side of History Episode 2 Being Paleolithic Episode 3 Living in Mesopotamia Episode 4 Being Egyptian Episode 5 Belonging to an Egyptian Family Episode 6 Practicing Egyptian Religion Episode 7 Being a Dead Egyptian Episode 8 Being an Egyptian Worker Episode 9 Being Minoan and Mycenaean Episode 10 Being Greek Episode 11 Growing Up Greek Episode 12 Being a Greek Slave Episode 13 Being a Greek Soldier or Sailor Episode 14 Being a Greek Woman Episode 15 Relaxing Greek Style Episode 16 Being a Greek Refugee Episode 17 Being a Sick or Disabled Greek Episode 18 Practicing Greek Religion Episode 19 Being an Old Greek Episode 20 Being a Dead Greek Episode 21 Being Persian Episode 22 Living in Hellenistic Egypt Episode 23 Being Roman Episode 24 Being a Roman Slave Episode 25 Being a Roman Soldier Episode 26 Being a Roman Woman Episode 27 Being a Poor Roman Episode 28 Being a Rich Roman Episode 29 Being a Roman Celebrity Episode 30 Being a Roman Criminal Episode 31 Relaxing Roman Style Episode 32 Practicing Roman Religion Episode 33 Being Jewish under Roman Rule Episode 34 Being Christian under Roman Rule Episode 35 Being a Celt in Ancient Britain Episode 36 Being a Roman Briton Episode 37 Being Anglo-Saxon Episode 38 Being a Viking Raider Episode 39 Living under Norman Rule Episode 40 Being Medieval Episode 41 Being Poor in the Middle Ages Episode 42 Being a Medieval Woman Episode 43 Being a Medieval Christian or Heretic Episode 44 Being a Medieval Knight Episode 45 Being a Crusader Episode 46 Being a Pilgrim Episode 47 Relaxing Medieval Style Episode 48 Daily Life Matters.