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The Resource Robert E. Lee and his high command, taught by Gary W. Gallagher ; Teaching Company ; producer, Andreas Burgstaller

Robert E. Lee and his high command, taught by Gary W. Gallagher ; Teaching Company ; producer, Andreas Burgstaller

Label
Robert E. Lee and his high command
Title
Robert E. Lee and his high command
Statement of responsibility
taught by Gary W. Gallagher ; Teaching Company ; producer, Andreas Burgstaller
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at Lee and many of the top generals during the years of the Confederacy. Professor Gallagher analyses the generalship of Lee and 13 other generals. The lectures also focus on some younger officers who rose through the ranks as well as Jackson, Longstreet and Early
Member of
Cataloging source
FDL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Content supervisor, Phil Burnham
Dewey number
973.7/3
LC call number
E467.1.L4
LC item number
G35 2004
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Gary W. Gallagher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallagher, Gary W
  • Burgstaller, Andreas
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Modern history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Robert E.
  • Generals
  • United States
  • Lee, Robert E.
  • Generals
  • United States
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Robert E. Lee and his high command, taught by Gary W. Gallagher ; Teaching Company ; producer, Andreas Burgstaller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Accompanying guides include biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 111 pages : maps ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references (pages 104-109)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part 1: disc 1: lecture 1. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia ; lecture 2. The making of a Confederate general ; lecture 3. Lee's year of fabled victories ; lecture 4. Lee from Gettysburg to Appomattox ; lecture 5. Was Lee an old-fashioned general? ; lecture 6. The making of the mighty "Stonewall" Jackson ; disc 2: lecture 7. Stonewall Jackson as Lee's "right arm" ; lecture 8. James Longstreet's road to prominence ; lecture 9. Longstreet's later Confederate career ; lecture 10. The rise of Jubal Anderson Early ; lecture 11. Early's path to defeat ; lecture 12. "Jeb" Stuart as soldier and showman -- part 2: disc 3: lecture 13. One promotion too many -- A.P. Hill ; lecture 14. Forced from center stage -- Richard S. Ewell ; lecture 15. A straight-ahead fighter -- John Bell Hood ; lecture 16. Could Robert E. Lee make hard decisions? ; lecture 17. The problem of attrition ; lecture 18. Younger officers I -- Robert Emmett Rodes ; disc 4: lecture 19. Younger officers II -- Stephen Dodson Ramseur ; lecture 20. Younger officers III -- John Brown Gordon ; lecture 21. Younger officers IV -- Edward Porter Alexander ; lecture 22. Gifted but flawed -- J.E. Johnston and Beauregard ; lecture 23. Drama and failure -Magruder and Pickett ; lecture 24. Before the bar of history -- the Lost Cause
Control code
ocn837391224
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565858510
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781565858510
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 8557
  • PD8557-01
  • PD8557-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Robert E. Lee and his high command, taught by Gary W. Gallagher ; Teaching Company ; producer, Andreas Burgstaller
Publication
Copyright
Note
Accompanying guides include biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (ii, 111 pages : maps ; 19 cm).
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes biographical information, lecture notes and outlines, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references (pages 104-109)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
part 1: disc 1: lecture 1. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia ; lecture 2. The making of a Confederate general ; lecture 3. Lee's year of fabled victories ; lecture 4. Lee from Gettysburg to Appomattox ; lecture 5. Was Lee an old-fashioned general? ; lecture 6. The making of the mighty "Stonewall" Jackson ; disc 2: lecture 7. Stonewall Jackson as Lee's "right arm" ; lecture 8. James Longstreet's road to prominence ; lecture 9. Longstreet's later Confederate career ; lecture 10. The rise of Jubal Anderson Early ; lecture 11. Early's path to defeat ; lecture 12. "Jeb" Stuart as soldier and showman -- part 2: disc 3: lecture 13. One promotion too many -- A.P. Hill ; lecture 14. Forced from center stage -- Richard S. Ewell ; lecture 15. A straight-ahead fighter -- John Bell Hood ; lecture 16. Could Robert E. Lee make hard decisions? ; lecture 17. The problem of attrition ; lecture 18. Younger officers I -- Robert Emmett Rodes ; disc 4: lecture 19. Younger officers II -- Stephen Dodson Ramseur ; lecture 20. Younger officers III -- John Brown Gordon ; lecture 21. Younger officers IV -- Edward Porter Alexander ; lecture 22. Gifted but flawed -- J.E. Johnston and Beauregard ; lecture 23. Drama and failure -Magruder and Pickett ; lecture 24. Before the bar of history -- the Lost Cause
Control code
ocn837391224
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565858510
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9781565858510
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 8557
  • PD8557-01
  • PD8557-02
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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