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  1. The Ottoman Empire

    The Ottoman Empire

    Kenneth W. Harl
    4.3 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (80)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    Join Professor Kenneth W. Harl for The Ottoman Empire: 36 enlightening lectures that investigate the nature of Ottoman identity, the achievements and oddities of the sultan’s court, and stories of confrontation and cooperation with the West.
  2. The National Geographic Guide to Birding in North America

    The National Geographic Guide to Birding in North America

    James Currie
    4.4 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (86)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Birding offers direct contact with one of our primary treasures of wildlife. In this course, you’ll learn core elements of birding and methods for observing birds in the field. You’ll also take a panoramic look at the bird species of North America, and visit 23 of the top North American birding sites. These lectures are your doorway to an endlessly rewarding pursuit, and a lifetime of enjoyment and discovery.
  3. The Science of Flight

    The Science of Flight

    James W. Gregory
    4.5 out of 5
    85% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (84)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor James Gregory of Ohio State University, with commentary by Smithsonian curators and examples from the National Air and Space Museum, this course is a treasure trove for all who wonder where lift comes from, how a pilot flies a plane, what air traffic controllers do, and many other things about flight, including how rockets and orbits work. Extensive graphics make the concepts clear.
  4. The Apocryphal Jesus

    The Apocryphal Jesus

    David Brakke
    4.6 out of 5
    92% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (65)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    Much of what we know about Jesus today comes from apocryphal sources rather than the Bible. The Apocryphal Jesus is your chance to learn about the early Christian world from a variety of sources—many of which have been considered heretical. Over 24 revealing lectures, Professor Brakke explores the stories and ideas that shaped the foundations of early Christian thought—and continue to influence Christianity...
  5. International Economic Institutions: Globalism vs. Nationalism

    International Economic Institutions: Globalism vs. Nationalism

    Ramon P. DeGennaro
    3.7 out of 5
    63% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (36)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    Taught by Professor Ramon P. DeGennaro of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, this course spotlights the dizzying array of international economic institutions, their backgrounds, goals, and the important roles they play in the economic life of the entire world. You explore their successes and failures, getting a panoramic picture of globalization in all its complexity.
  6. Anthropology and the Study of Humanity

    Anthropology and the Study of Humanity

    Scott M. Lacy
    3.6 out of 5
    51% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (47)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    What does it mean to be human? Where did we come from? And what unites us in our diversity today? Tackle these questions and more in Anthropology and the Study of Humanity, a comprehensive survey one of the world’s most engaging sciences. In 24 wide-ranging lectures, Professor Scott Lacy of Fairfield University takes you on a journey through the world of anthropology, or the study of humanity across time and space.
  7. Learning French: A Rendezvous with French-Speaking Cultures

    Learning French: A Rendezvous with French-Speaking Cultures

    Ann Williams
    4.4 out of 5
    84% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (160)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    In Learning French: A Rendezvous with French-Speaking Cultures, you will gain a practical, in-depth introduction to a beautiful language. In these 30 step-by-step lectures, Professor Ann Williams has crafted an effective and engaging course that gives you the core building blocks while also giving you crucial insight into the relationship between language and culture—perfect for anyone serious about learning...
  8. The Theory of Everything: The Quest to Explain All Reality

    The Theory of Everything: The Quest to Explain All Reality

    Don Lincoln
    4.6 out of 5
    83% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (155)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Taught by noted physicist Dr. Don Lincoln of the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, this course follows the search for a theory that explains all physical reality—a theory of everything. Dr. Lincoln covers recent developments in particle physics and cosmology, plus the background needed to appreciate the centuries-long search for this holy grail of science. Only high-school-level math is used.
  9. The Art of Debate

    The Art of Debate

    Jarrod Atchison
    4.1 out of 5
    76% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (26)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    The Art of Debate offers you the ultimate how-to guide for hashing out differences of opinion and making stronger arguments based on reason and compromise. In 24 stimulating lectures, Professor Jarrod Atchison of Wake Forest University helps you develop your command of logic, construct clear arguments, recognize the fallacies in others’ reasoning, and sharpen your own strategic thinking skills.
  10. The Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief

    The Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief

    Barbara K. Bruce
    4.3 out of 5
    81% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (49)
    Starting at £14.99 Starting at £14.99 £29.99 £14.99£29.99
    If your life or the life of someone you love has been hijacked by pain, you’re not alone. One out of every three U.S. adults lives with chronic pain. In The Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief with Barbara K. Bruce, Ph.D., L.P., you will learn new science-based behaviors that can lessen your pain, how to build a health care team, and how to create your individualized pain-management program addressing issues of...
  11. Learning to Play Guitar: Chords, Scales, and Solos

    Learning to Play Guitar: Chords, Scales, and Solos

    Colin McAllister
    4.2 out of 5
    77% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (235)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    The guitar is one of the most accessible, versatile, and easy to learn instruments you can play. Get lessons and tips from expert, such as how a simple group of four guitar chords enables you to play hundreds of songs. Even if you already play the guitar, this course will broaden your knowledge by applying music theory, history, and expanding your repertoire of songs and styles.
  12. America's Founding Fathers

    America's Founding Fathers

    Allen C. Guelzo
    4.9 out of 5
    95% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (102)
    Starting at £54.99 Starting at £54.99 £79.99 £54.99£79.99
    In collaboration with Smithsonian, the Great Courses presents America’s Founding Fathers, a deep dive into the creation of the U.S. Constitution as it actually happened. Using the Founding Fathers as a lens through which to see powerful truths about the early political history of the United States, you’ll better understand both the document under which Americans live and the people who, for better or worse,...
  13. Brain Myths Exploded: Lessons from Neuroscience

    Brain Myths Exploded: Lessons from Neuroscience

    Indre Viskontas
    4.5 out of 5
    82% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (51)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    To build a more accurate understanding of the brain, you have to start by shattering popular myths. Brain Myths Exploded: Lessons from Neuroscience is an eye-opening journey into the neuroscience of everyday life. Each of Dr. Indre Viskontas’s 24 lectures use a prevalent brain myth to explore topics including decision making, memory, dreams, emotions, neuroplasticity, consciousness, mental illness, and more.
  14. The History and Achievements of the Islamic Golden Age

    The History and Achievements of the Islamic Golden Age

    Eamonn Gearon
    4.6 out of 5
    87% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (62)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    It is nearly impossible to overstate the power and importance of the crucial 500-year history of the Abbasid Empire. The History and Achievements of the Islamic Golden Age is your opportunity to get to know the story and the accomplishments of this great period in human civilization. Taught by acclaimed lecturer Eamonn Gearon, these 24 remarkable lectures offer brilliant insights into an era too often overlooked by...
  15. Books That Matter: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

    Books That Matter: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

    Leo Damrosch
    4.6 out of 5
    86% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (68)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    In this chapter-by-chapter guide, Professor Leo Damrosch of Harvard University helps you navigate the Decline and Fall’s themes, structure, and lasting influence. Whether you’ve read the book before or never knew where to start, these 24 lectures are an authoritative study of a once-mighty empire—and the great book that became its classic eulogy and epitaph.
  16. Mind-Body Philosophy

    Mind-Body Philosophy

    Patrick Grim
    4.8 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (37)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    How is it that our very physical brain creates the very subjective experience we call reality? That is the mind-body problem. In Mind-Body Philosophy, award-winning Professor Patrick Grim of SUNY Stony Brook leads an exhilarating tour through millennia of philosophy and science addressing one of life’s greatest conundrums. What is consciousness and how does it arise? Can we really rely on our perceptions of the...
  17. A History of British India

    A History of British India

    Hayden J. Bellenoit
    3.6 out of 5
    65% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (49)
    Starting at £24.99 Starting at £24.99 £54.99 £24.99£54.99
    The 200 years of Britain’s colonial rule of India was a time of seminal transformation and change—for India, for Britain, and for the world. In A History of British India, explore how the British took power in India, built a massive economic machine, and ruled until India’s 1947 independence. You’ll relive a crucial era in international relations, one with deep and lasting implications for our contemporary...
  18. How to Make Stress Work for You

    How to Make Stress Work for You

    Kimberlee Bethany Bonura
    4.7 out of 5
    89% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (28)
    Starting at £19.99 Starting at £19.99 £49.99 £19.99£49.99
    In the 18 enriching, inspiring lectures of How to Make Stress Work for You, discover how to finally manage and minimize the stress in your life. Packed with scientifically-backed behavior modifications and cognitive exercises, Popular Great Courses instructor Dr. Kimberlee Bethany Bonura’s course helps you build a personal stress management toolkit so you can better manage your stress response—and your busy life.
  19. Great Utopian and Dystopian Works of Literature

    Great Utopian and Dystopian Works of Literature

    Pamela Bedore
    4.1 out of 5
    80% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (45)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    Great Utopian and Dystopian Works of Literature delivers 24 illuminating lectures which plunge you into the history and development of utopian ideas and their dystopian counterparts. You’ll encounter some of the most powerful and influential texts in this genre as you travel centuries into the past and thousands of years into the future, through worlds that are beautiful, laughable, terrifying, and always...
  20. The Everyday Gourmet: Cooking with Vegetables

    The Everyday Gourmet: Cooking with Vegetables

    Bill Briwa
    4.9 out of 5
    93% of reviewers would recommend this product
    (75)
    Starting at £39.99 Starting at £39.99 £54.99 £39.99£54.99
    From main dishes to cocktails to desserts, The Everyday Gourmet: Cooking with Vegetables reveals how you can prepare fresher, more vibrant food at home every night of the week. Across 24 step-by-step lessons, Chef Bill Briwa—an award-winning Professor of Culinary Arts at the esteemed Culinary Institute of America—provides the expert insight you need to make vegetables a focal point of your meals, with or without...