Life Lessons From the Great MythsDVD - 2011
A series of lectures delivered by Professor J. Rufus Fears of the University of Oklahoma in which he explores the world's greatest myths. Beginning with the Trojan War and the Illiad and moving through the Bronze age in the Mediterranean with Theseus and Oedipus, Mesopotamia and Gilgamesh, the three great religions from the Middle East, the Roman Empire in the Aeneid, Romulus and Remus and Augustus, Alexander the Great, the British Isles, Beowulf and King Arthur, Julius Caesar and Napoleon, ultimatelycrossing the Atlantic to consider the myths of America created from the oldest legends of humankind.
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., c2011.
Characteristics: 6 videodiscs (18 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 196 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)