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The Resource The story of the world : history for the classical child, Volume 4, The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR, Susan Wise Bauer, (CD)

The story of the world : history for the classical child, Volume 4, The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR, Susan Wise Bauer, (CD)

Label
The story of the world : history for the classical child, Volume 4, The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR
Title
The story of the world
Title remainder
history for the classical child
Title number
Volume 4
Title part
The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR
Statement of responsibility
Susan Wise Bauer
Title variation
  • Modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR
  • From Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR
  • From Victoria's empire to the end of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
  • History for the classical child
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This last volume in Bauer's history series covers the major historical events of the last 150 years, from the Britain's empire under Queen Victoria to the presidency of Nelson Mandela
Cataloging source
NTG
Dewey number
  • 909
  • 930
  • 909.08
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
D21
LC item number
.B38 2006ab
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jim Weiss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bauer, Susan Wise
  • Weiss, Jim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • History, Modern
  • History, Modern
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The story of the world : history for the classical child, Volume 4, The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR, Susan Wise Bauer, (CD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:00:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Britain's empire -- West against East -- British invasions -- Resurrection and rebellion --American Civil War -- Two tries for freedom -- Two empires, three republics, and one kingdom -- Becoming modern -- Two more empires, two rebellions -- Canal to the East and a very dry desert -- Far parts of the world -- Unhappy unions -- Old-fashioned emperor and the Red Sultan -- Two Czars and two emperors -- Small countries with large invaders -- Expanding United States -- China's troubles -- Europe and the countries just East -- China, Vietnam -- and France -- Revolution in the Americas ... war in the world -- Revolution begins, and the Great War ends -- National uprisings -- "Peace" and a man of war -- King and II Duce -- Armies in China -- Great crash, and what came of it -- Civil War and invasion -- The Second World War -- End of World War II -- Partitioned countries -- Western bullies and American money -- Africa and China after World War II -- Communism in Asia -- Dictators in South America and Africa -- Cold War -- Struggles and assassinations -- Two short wars and one long one -- Two ways of fighting -- 1980s in the East and the Mideast -- 1980s in USSR -- Communism crumbles, but survives -- End of the twentieth century -- Table of dates -- a chronology of the Modern Age
  • Disc 1. Foreword ; Victoria's England ; The Sepoy Mutiny ; Japan re-opens ; The Crimean War ; The great game ; Wandering through Africa ; Italy's "resurrection" ; The Taiping Rebellion --Disc 2. South against North ; After the Civil War ; Paraguay and the triple alliance ; The domination of Canada ; Two empires and three republics ; The Second Reich ; Rails, zones, and bulbs ; Japan's Meiji Restoration ; The Dutch East Indies -- Disc 3. The sick man of Europe ; The war of the Pacific ; The Suez Canal ; The Iron Outlaw ; Carving up Africa ; Ireland's troubles ; The Boers and the British -- Disc 4. Brazil's republic ; Abdulhamid the Red ; The next-to-last Czar of Russia ; Ethiopia and Italy ; The Korean battleground ; The Spanish-American War -- Disc 5. Moving West ; Stocks, philanthropists, and outlaws ; The Boxer Rebellion ; The Czar and the admiral ; Persia, its enemies, and its "friends" ; The Balkan mess ; The last emperor ; The Vietnamese restoration society -- Disc 6. The Mexican revolution ; World War I ; The Russian revolution ; The end of World War I ; The Easter uprising ; Indian nationalism ; The peace of Versailles ; The rise of Joseph Stalin -- Disc 7. The first king of Egypt ; Fascism in Italy ; Japan, China, and a pretend Emperor ; The long march ; Black Tuesday and a new deal ; Hitler's rise to power ; Red Spain, black Spain, a king, and a general ; Rebuilding the "Fatherland" -- Disc 8. The three-war war ; The holocaust ; The war that stretched across the world ; The atom bomb ; Muslims and Hindus in India ; The partitioning of Palestine ; The Suez crisis ; The Marshall plan -- Disc 9. One country, two different worlds ; Two republics of China ; Ho Chi Minh and the Viet Minh ; The Korean war ; Argentina's president and his wife ; Freedom in the Belgian Congo ; The space race ; Thirteen days in October -- Disc 10. The death of John F. Kennedy ; Civil rights ; The Vietnam war ; Trouble in the Middle East ; Soviet invasions ; Terrorism ; India after Partition ; Iran and Iraq -- Disc 11. Chernobyl and nuclear power ; The end of the Cold War ; Democracy in China? ; Communism crumbles ; The first Persian Gulf War -- Africa, independent -- Afterword
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Rev. ed. ; unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (approximately 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781933339030
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm71267472
  • (OCoLC)71267472
  • 2434940
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The story of the world : history for the classical child, Volume 4, The modern age, from Victoria's empire to the end of the USSR, Susan Wise Bauer, (CD)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 12:00:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Britain's empire -- West against East -- British invasions -- Resurrection and rebellion --American Civil War -- Two tries for freedom -- Two empires, three republics, and one kingdom -- Becoming modern -- Two more empires, two rebellions -- Canal to the East and a very dry desert -- Far parts of the world -- Unhappy unions -- Old-fashioned emperor and the Red Sultan -- Two Czars and two emperors -- Small countries with large invaders -- Expanding United States -- China's troubles -- Europe and the countries just East -- China, Vietnam -- and France -- Revolution in the Americas ... war in the world -- Revolution begins, and the Great War ends -- National uprisings -- "Peace" and a man of war -- King and II Duce -- Armies in China -- Great crash, and what came of it -- Civil War and invasion -- The Second World War -- End of World War II -- Partitioned countries -- Western bullies and American money -- Africa and China after World War II -- Communism in Asia -- Dictators in South America and Africa -- Cold War -- Struggles and assassinations -- Two short wars and one long one -- Two ways of fighting -- 1980s in the East and the Mideast -- 1980s in USSR -- Communism crumbles, but survives -- End of the twentieth century -- Table of dates -- a chronology of the Modern Age
  • Disc 1. Foreword ; Victoria's England ; The Sepoy Mutiny ; Japan re-opens ; The Crimean War ; The great game ; Wandering through Africa ; Italy's "resurrection" ; The Taiping Rebellion --Disc 2. South against North ; After the Civil War ; Paraguay and the triple alliance ; The domination of Canada ; Two empires and three republics ; The Second Reich ; Rails, zones, and bulbs ; Japan's Meiji Restoration ; The Dutch East Indies -- Disc 3. The sick man of Europe ; The war of the Pacific ; The Suez Canal ; The Iron Outlaw ; Carving up Africa ; Ireland's troubles ; The Boers and the British -- Disc 4. Brazil's republic ; Abdulhamid the Red ; The next-to-last Czar of Russia ; Ethiopia and Italy ; The Korean battleground ; The Spanish-American War -- Disc 5. Moving West ; Stocks, philanthropists, and outlaws ; The Boxer Rebellion ; The Czar and the admiral ; Persia, its enemies, and its "friends" ; The Balkan mess ; The last emperor ; The Vietnamese restoration society -- Disc 6. The Mexican revolution ; World War I ; The Russian revolution ; The end of World War I ; The Easter uprising ; Indian nationalism ; The peace of Versailles ; The rise of Joseph Stalin -- Disc 7. The first king of Egypt ; Fascism in Italy ; Japan, China, and a pretend Emperor ; The long march ; Black Tuesday and a new deal ; Hitler's rise to power ; Red Spain, black Spain, a king, and a general ; Rebuilding the "Fatherland" -- Disc 8. The three-war war ; The holocaust ; The war that stretched across the world ; The atom bomb ; Muslims and Hindus in India ; The partitioning of Palestine ; The Suez crisis ; The Marshall plan -- Disc 9. One country, two different worlds ; Two republics of China ; Ho Chi Minh and the Viet Minh ; The Korean war ; Argentina's president and his wife ; Freedom in the Belgian Congo ; The space race ; Thirteen days in October -- Disc 10. The death of John F. Kennedy ; Civil rights ; The Vietnam war ; Trouble in the Middle East ; Soviet invasions ; Terrorism ; India after Partition ; Iran and Iraq -- Disc 11. Chernobyl and nuclear power ; The end of the Cold War ; Democracy in China? ; Communism crumbles ; The first Persian Gulf War -- Africa, independent -- Afterword
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Rev. ed. ; unabridged.
Extent
11 audio discs (approximately 12 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781933339030
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocm71267472
  • (OCoLC)71267472
  • 2434940
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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