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    • European Thought and Culture in the 19th Century

    • By: Lloyd Kramer, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Lloyd Kramer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 19 mins
    • Original Recording
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    In the 19th century, Europe was the crucible for most of the ideas, institutions, and "isms" that now shape the life of our entire planet-nationalism, capitalism, democracy, socialism, feminism, and the list goes on and on. But where did these ideas come from? Over the course of 24 sweeping lectures, Professor Kramer invites you to view intellectual history as a series of overlapping, interconnected dialogues....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very good summery

    • By Ben on 05-05-15

    Regular price: $34.95

    • European Thought and Culture in the 20th Century

    • By: Lloyd Kramer, The Great Courses
    • Narrated by: Lloyd Kramer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 21 mins
    • Original Recording
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    As a sequel to European Thought and Culture in the 19th Century, Professor Kramer tackles the major intellectual themes and debates that decisively shaped 20th-century European culture. These 24 lectures cover an amazingly wide range of thinkers and writers, the key historical circumstances and challenges they faced, and the fascinating and subtle ways in which their works relate to one another and to the larger story of modern European culture.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A brilliant review of 20th-century Euro IH

    • By kpazdetodo on 04-18-15

    Regular price: $34.95

    • Greasy Grass

    • By: Johnny D. Boggs
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer, Lloyd James, Traber Burns, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Johnny D. Boggs turns the battlefield itself into a character in this historical retelling of Custer's Last Stand, when George Custer led most of his command to annihilation at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in southern Montana in 1876. More than 40 first-person narratives are used - Indian and white, military and civilian, men and women - to paint a panorama of the battle itself. Boggs brings the events and personalities of the Battle of the Little Bighorn to life in a series of first-hand accounts.

    Regular price: $20.97