Revolutions Series: (7 lectures)

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Eugene Lieber

Narrated By: Eugene Lieber

Publisher: IAB Inc.

Date: June 2006

Duration: 0 hours 45 minutes

Summary:

Revolutions Series

American Revolution: Selected theme: The turning point in relations between colonies and the mother country leading to the American Revolution.

French Revolution: Selected theme: Why the Enlightenment is not suppressed, its role in the French Revolution, and implications for our time.

Industrial Revolution: Sample theme: How children are exploited as workers in mines and factories during the industrial revolution era.

Chinese Revolution, Part 1: Sample theme: Premises of ancient China are the basis of both its strength over 7,000 years and its later weakness.

Chinese Revolution, Part 2: Sample theme: Why Mao’s Cultural Revolution & Great Leap Forward have the opposite outcome from that intended.

Russian Revolution, Part 1: Sample theme: Why Lenin views Russia as the least likely country for a communist revolution.

Russian Revolution, Part 2: Sample theme: Why Gorbachev’s role is more significant than Reagan’s in ending the Cold War.

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