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The Skeptic's Guide to American History (The Great Courses, 8588)

by Mark A. Stoler

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2012. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four As New DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 180-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. This 24-lecture course examines many commonly held myths and half-truths about American history and prompts… Read more
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Late Antiquity : Crisis and Transformation (The Great Courses, 3480)

by Thomas F. X. Noble

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Compnay, 2008. DVD. Thirty-six 30-minute lectures on six Fine DVDs in the original case along with a Very Good 172-page paperback Course Guidebook. Disks show only slight signs of prior use; no scratches. Slight shelfwear to case. Guidebook has two pages of vocabulary written in the "notes" pages at the end, otherwise Fine. Not from a library.… Read more
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The Peloponnesian War (The Great Courses, 3372)

by Kenneth W. Harl

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, DVD. 2007. Thirty-six 30-minute lectures on six As New DVDs in three original cases along with an As New 265-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. The Peloponnesian War pitted Athens and its allies against a league of city-states headed by Sparta. The ancient Greek historian… Read more
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Foundations of Western Civilization II: A History of the Modern Western World (The Great Courses, 8700)

by Robert Bucholz

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2006. DVD. New. Forty-eight 30-minute lectures on eight DVDs in original case along with a paperback Course Guidebook, all in original shrink-wrap. Starting with the Renaissance, the culture of the West exploded. Over the next 600 years, rapid innovations in philosophy, technology, economics, military affairs, and politics allowed what once had been a cultural backwater… Read more
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The Italians before Italy : Conflict and Competition in the Mediterranean (The Great Courses, 8232)

by Kenneth R. Bartlett

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2007. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four As New DVDs in two Fine original cases along with an As New 184-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. This course traces the development of the Italian city-states of the Middle Ages and the… Read more
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Great Battles of the Ancient World (The Great Courses, 3757)

by Garrett G. Fagan

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2005, DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four As New DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 169-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrinkwrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. These 24 lectures take you into the thick of combat in some of the most… Read more
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The American West: History, Myth, and Legacy (The Great Courses, 8552)

by Patrick N. Allitt

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2017. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four As New DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 197-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. The legendary people and events we associate with the Wild West - the last stand… Read more
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The Book of Genesis (The Great Courses, 6234)

by Gary A. Rendsburg

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2006. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four As New DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 159-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. These 24 fascinating lectures will give you a new appreciation of one of the most… Read more
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Black Holes Explained (The Great Courses, 1841)

by Alex Filippenko

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2009. DVD. Twelve 30-minute lectures on two Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with a Fine 84-page paperback Course Guidebook. Disks show little sign of prior use. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Drawing on extensive graphics, including hundreds of stunning astronomical images, Dr. Filippenko shows how scientists have been able to… Read more
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Memory and the Human Lifespan (The Great Courses, 1911)

by Steve Joordens

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2011. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 127-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. From the estate of Amato Giaccia, MD. Suitable for gifting. Theese 24 lectures take you on a startling voyage… Read more
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Biology and Human Behavior : The Neurological Origins of Individuality, 2nd Edition (The Great Courses, 1597)

by Robert M. Sapolsky

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2005. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 120-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Not from a library. From the estate of Amato Giaccia, MD. Suitable for gifting. An interdisciplinary approach to this fascinating subject. In 24 lectures, you will investigate how… Read more
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Understanding the Brain (The Great Courses, 1580)

by Jeanette Norden

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2007. DVD. Thirty-six 30-minute lectures on six Fine DVDs in a Near Fine original case along with a Fine 190-page paperback illustrated Course Guidebook. Disks show few signs of prior use. Light wear to case. Not from a library. From the estate of Amato Giaccia, MD. Understanding the Brain, a 36-lecture course by award-winning Professor… Read more
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The Joy of Mathematics (The Great Courses, 1411)

by Arthur T. Benjamin

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Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 173-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Ready to exercise those brain cells? Humans have been having fun with mathematics for thousands of years. Along the way, they've discovered… Read more
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Conquest of the Americas (The Great Courses, 888)

by Marshall C. Eakin

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Chantilly, VA: The Teaching Company, 2002. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in two Fine original cases along with a Fine 112-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Professor Marshall C. Eakin of Vanderbilt University delivers twenty-four lectures examining both the unity and diversity… Read more
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Understanding the Human Body : An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology (The Great Courses, 160), Parts I-IV

by Anthony A. Goodman

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Chantilly, Virginia: The Teaching Company, 1996. DVD. . Thirty-two 45-minute lectures on eight Fine DVDs in four Fine original cases along with a Fine 191-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. From the estate of Amato Giaccia, MD. Suitable for gifting. These 32 lectures are your owner's manual to… Read more
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Understanding the World's Greatest Structures: Science and Innovation from Antiquity to Modernity (The Great Courses, 1153)

by Stephen Ressier

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Chantilly, VA: Teaching Company, 2011. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 202-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. The Giza pyramids. Brunelleschi's dome. The Brooklyn Bridge. Each of these structures is iconic. They provoke… Read more
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Understanding Genetics : DNA, Genes, and Their Real-World Applications (The Great Courses, 1533)

by David Sadava

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company, 2008. DVD. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original case along with an As New 177-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Understanding genetics is like sitting down to work a massive puzzle. With each piece you examine,… Read more
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The Cathedral (The Great Courses, 7868)

by William R. Cook

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company. DVD. Fine. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in a Fine original cases along with a Fine 145-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. To step inside a Gothic cathedral is to step inside the visual essence of the Christian faith—a world… Read more
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Dante's Divine Comedy (The Great Courses, 287)

by William R. Cook; Ronald B. Herzman

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company. DVD. 2001. Fine. Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on four Fine DVDs in Fine original case along with a Fine 102-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. One of the most profound and satisfying of all poems, The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri is… Read more
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Experiencing Rome: A Visual Exploration of Antiquity's Greatest Empire (The Great Courses, 3430)

by Steven L. Tuck

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Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company. DVD. 2009. Fine. Thirty-six 30-minute lectures on six Fine DVDs in three Fine original cases along with a Fine 147-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Featuring more than 1,000 visuals Experiencing Rome draws on computer animations of Roman villas, actual artifacts,… Read more
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