Latest edition: The Hellenistic Age

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Original tape date: January 1, 1989.

This encyclopedic survey of more than 2,000 years of Western civilization will take you from ancient, pre-Western civilizations to the Age of Technology and beyond, covering major historical, cultural, and philosophical movements along the way.

This episode: Hellenistic kingdoms extended Greek culture throughout the Mediterranean.

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