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The Resource Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan ; supervising producer Tony Hidenrick ; senior producer James Blandford ; managing writer Nancy Eskridge ; producer Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; directors Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen, (DVD videorecording)

Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan ; supervising producer Tony Hidenrick ; senior producer James Blandford ; managing writer Nancy Eskridge ; producer Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; directors Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Title
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne M. Desan ; supervising producer Tony Hidenrick ; senior producer James Blandford ; managing writer Nancy Eskridge ; producer Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; directors Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen
Title variation
French Revolution
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lecture series on the French Revolution. The 25 years between the onset of the French Revolution in 1789 and the Bourbon Restoration after Napoleon in 1814 is an astonishing period in world history. This era shook the foundations of the old world and marked a permanent shift for politics, religion, and society ; not just for France, but for all of Europe
Member of
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Ines I. Perez-Thompson, Wesley Konick
Dewey number
944.04
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Suzanne M. Desan, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/unknown
Series statement
Great courses. History Modern history
Technique
live action
Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan ; supervising producer Tony Hidenrick ; senior producer James Blandford ; managing writer Nancy Eskridge ; producer Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; directors Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Course no. 8220
  • Program contains forty-eight lectures; the length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min
  • Lecture notes and program information contained in course guidebook
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 373 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-373) in course guidebook
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • July 14th: storming the Bastille
  • Peasant revolt and the abolition of feudalism
  • The declaration of the rights of man
  • Paris commands its king
  • Political apprenticeship in democracy
  • Religion and the early revolution
  • Disc 3.
  • The revolution and the colonies
  • Women's rights in the early revolution
  • The king's flight
  • Disc 1.
  • Foreign reactions: a divided Europe
  • The path to war with Europe
  • Overthrowing the monarchy
  • Disc 4.
  • The king's trial
  • The Republic at war
  • Revolutionary culture and festivals
  • Family and marriage
  • Slave revolt and the abolition of slavery
  • Counterrevolution and the Vendée
  • Introduction and the old regime monarchy
  • Disc 5.
  • The pressure cooker of politics
  • Revolution in crisis: summer 1793
  • Terror is the order of the day
  • The revolution devours her children
  • The overthrow of Robespierre
  • The Thermidorian reaction
  • Disc 6.
  • The Directory: an experimental republic
  • Young Napoleon
  • Privilege: old regime society
  • The Italian campaign and the sister republics
  • Sister republics? France and America
  • Bonaparte in Egypt
  • Bonaparte seizes power
  • Disc 7.
  • Building power: general and first consul
  • Napoleon becomes Emperor
  • Napoleon's ambitions in the new world
  • Taking on the great powers
  • Expanding the empire
  • The Enlightenment
  • France during the empire
  • Disc 8.
  • Living under the empire
  • The Russian campaign
  • Napoleon's fall and the Hundred Days
  • Waterloo and beyond
  • Emerging political models
  • Revolutionary legacies
  • France, global commerce, and colonization
  • American revolution and the economic crisis
  • The political awakening of 1789
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocn850573787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approximately 1440 minutes)
Isbn
9781598039535
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID8220A-01
  • PD8220A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598039535
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Living the French Revolution and the Age of Napoleon, Suzanne M. Desan ; supervising producer Tony Hidenrick ; senior producer James Blandford ; managing writer Nancy Eskridge ; producer Ines I. Perez-Thompson ; directors Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Course no. 8220
  • Program contains forty-eight lectures; the length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min
  • Lecture notes and program information contained in course guidebook
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (viii, 373 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-373) in course guidebook
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • July 14th: storming the Bastille
  • Peasant revolt and the abolition of feudalism
  • The declaration of the rights of man
  • Paris commands its king
  • Political apprenticeship in democracy
  • Religion and the early revolution
  • Disc 3.
  • The revolution and the colonies
  • Women's rights in the early revolution
  • The king's flight
  • Disc 1.
  • Foreign reactions: a divided Europe
  • The path to war with Europe
  • Overthrowing the monarchy
  • Disc 4.
  • The king's trial
  • The Republic at war
  • Revolutionary culture and festivals
  • Family and marriage
  • Slave revolt and the abolition of slavery
  • Counterrevolution and the Vendée
  • Introduction and the old regime monarchy
  • Disc 5.
  • The pressure cooker of politics
  • Revolution in crisis: summer 1793
  • Terror is the order of the day
  • The revolution devours her children
  • The overthrow of Robespierre
  • The Thermidorian reaction
  • Disc 6.
  • The Directory: an experimental republic
  • Young Napoleon
  • Privilege: old regime society
  • The Italian campaign and the sister republics
  • Sister republics? France and America
  • Bonaparte in Egypt
  • Bonaparte seizes power
  • Disc 7.
  • Building power: general and first consul
  • Napoleon becomes Emperor
  • Napoleon's ambitions in the new world
  • Taking on the great powers
  • Expanding the empire
  • The Enlightenment
  • France during the empire
  • Disc 8.
  • Living under the empire
  • The Russian campaign
  • Napoleon's fall and the Hundred Days
  • Waterloo and beyond
  • Emerging political models
  • Revolutionary legacies
  • France, global commerce, and colonization
  • American revolution and the economic crisis
  • The political awakening of 1789
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocn850573787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
8 videodiscs (approximately 1440 minutes)
Isbn
9781598039535
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID8220A-01
  • PD8220A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781598039535
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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