The Resource Life lessons from the great books, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)

Life lessons from the great books, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)

Label
Life lessons from the great books
Title
Life lessons from the great books
Statement of responsibility
J. Rufus Fears
Creator
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A series of lectures delivered by Professor J. Rufus Fears of the University of Oklahoma in which he explores the following six themes expressed in 36 important books written at different points throughout history: the unconquerable human spirit; youth, old age, and all that is between; romance and love; adventure and courage; laughter and irony; and patriotism
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Accompanying matter
  • bibliography
  • instructional materials
Cataloging source
NAB
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN47
LC item number
.F43 2009
Literary text for sound recordings
  • instruction
  • lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
J. Rufus Fears, lecturer
Series statement
The great courses
Transposition and arrangement
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Life lessons from the great books, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)
Label
Life lessons from the great books, J. Rufus Fears, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • In 3 containers (19 cm.)
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Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (vi, 129 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Bibliography note
Accompanying course guidebook includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • lecture 5
  • Elie Wiesel : Night
  • lecture 6.
  • Schweitzer : Out of my life and thought
  • lecture 7.
  • Goethe : The sufferings of young Werther
  • lecture 8.
  • Shakespeare : Hamlet
  • lecture 9.
  • Sophocles : Ajax
  • v. 1: lecture 1.
  • lecture 10.
  • Plato : Epistle VII
  • lecture 11.
  • Cicero : "On old age"
  • lecture 12.
  • Isaac Bashevis singer : The penitent
  • Seneca : "On providence"
  • lecture 2.
  • The Gospel of John
  • lecture 3.
  • Boethius, Martin Luther King : Conscience
  • lecture 4.
  • Dostoevsky : The brothers Karamazov
  • lecture 17.
  • Shakespeare : Macbeth
  • lecture 18.
  • Aldous Huxley : Brave new world
  • lecture 19.
  • Homer : Odyssey
  • lecture 20.
  • Sophocles : Philoctetes
  • lecture 21.
  • The song of Roland : chivalric adventure
  • v. 2: lecture 13.
  • lecture 22.
  • Nibelungenlied : chivalric romance
  • lecture 23.
  • Lewis and Clark : Journals
  • lecture 24.
  • T.E. Lawrence : Seven pillars of wisdom
  • Euripides : Alcestis
  • lecture 14.
  • Euripides : Medea
  • lecture 15.
  • Von Strasburg : Tristan and Isolde
  • lecture 16.
  • Shakespeare : Antony and Cleopatra
  • lecture 29.
  • Thomas More : Utopia
  • lecture 30.
  • George Orwell : Animal farm
  • lecture 31.
  • Josephus : History of the Jewish war
  • lecture 32.
  • Joseph Addison : Cato
  • lecture 33.
  • George Washington : farewell address
  • v. 3: lecture 25.
  • lecture 34.
  • Abraham Lincoln, George Patton : war
  • lecture 35.
  • Theodore Roosevelt : An autobiography
  • lecture 36.
  • The wisdom of great books
  • Aristophanes : comedies
  • lecture 26.
  • Menander : The grouch
  • lecture 27.
  • Machiavelli : La mandragola
  • lecture 28.
  • Erasmus : In praise of folly
Control code
ocn310422477
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Extent
18 sound discs (18 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598035162
Lccn
2010617972
Note
SH : 2012-10-29
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 2180
  • PC2180A
  • IC2180A-01
  • IC2180A-02
  • IC2180A-03
  • PB2180A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)310422477
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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