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Beethoven: Wellingtońs Victory

The Great Courses (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (47 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : The Great Courses, 2016.

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Originally produced by The Great Courses in 2016.
Summary, etc.:
The Napoleonic Warśand Beethoveńs conflicted feelings toward Napoleońwere elemental in another important episode in the composeŕs life. Trace Beethoveńs increasing animosity toward the French, and observe the unfolding debacle of Napoleońs Peninsular War against Portugal and Spain. Learn how Beethoven came to compose Wellingtońs Victory, celebrating the British commandeŕs triumph over the French at Vitoria, which was both a phenomenal success for Beethoven and a major aberration in his musical output.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: History, Modern.
Genre: Educational films.

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