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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)

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)

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
Creator
Author
Teacher
Subject
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
Characteristic
videorecording
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Desan, Suzanne
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Napoleon
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • World politics
  • France
  • France
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)
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.
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 Vend©♭e
  • 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
850573787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
8 videodiscs (approximately 1440 minutes)
Isbn
9781598039535
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Other physical details
sound, color
System details
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)
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.
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 Vend©♭e
  • 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
850573787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
8 videodiscs (approximately 1440 minutes)
Isbn
9781598039535
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Other physical details
sound, color
System details
DVD

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