A History of Future Citie

A History of Future Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 14, 2016
A History of Future Cities

Daniel Brook, "A History of Future Cities"
ISBN: 0393348865, 0393078124 | 2014 | EPUB | 480 pages | 5 MB

A History of Future Cities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at May 11, 2015
A History of Future Cities

A History of Future Cities
Audio CDs in M4B / English: AAC, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 13:00:41 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B00D39GZ2W | 2013 | 358 MB
Genre: History

A pioneering exploration of four cities where East meets West and past becomes future: St. Petersburg, Shanghai, Mumbai, and Dubai. Every month, five million people move from the past to the future. Pouring into developing-world "instant cities" like Dubai and Shenzhen, these urban newcomers confront a modern world cobbled together from fragments of a West they have never seen. Do these fantastical boomtowns, where blueprints spring to life overnight on virgin land, represent the dawning of a brave new world? Or is their vaunted newness a mirage?

Life on Ice: A History of New Uses for Cold Blood  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 21, 2017
Life on Ice: A History of New Uses for Cold Blood

Life on Ice: A History of New Uses for Cold Blood by Joanna Radin
English | March 27th, 2017) | ISBN: 022641731X | 318 Pages | PDF | 2.74 MB

After the atomic bombing at the end of World War II, anxieties about survival in the nuclear age led scientists to begin stockpiling and freezing hundreds of thousands of blood samples from indigenous communities around the world. These samples were believed to embody potentially invaluable biological information about genetic ancestry, evolution, microbes, and much more.
The Age of Heretics: A History of the Radical Thinkers Who Reinvented Corporate Management

The Age of Heretics: A History of the Radical Thinkers Who Reinvented Corporate Management by Art Kleiner
English | July 28, 2008 | ISBN: 0470190701 | EPUB | 432 pages | 1.8 MB
The Post-War Reconstruction of Greece: A History of Economic Stabilization and Development, 1944-1952

The Post-War Reconstruction of Greece: A History of Economic Stabilization and Development, 1944-1952 By George Politakis
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 294 Pages | ISBN : 1137575697 | 4.89 MB

The book presents the first comprehensive account of how economists, engineers and industrialists mapped out the economic future of Greece in the aftermath of civil war devastation. It documents the policy debate that took place among Greece and its sponsors about the future course of the economy, the required investment and their financing. Through historical narrative, archival sources and oral history, this book offers a better understanding of the achievements proclaimed by many economists as an “economic miracle”.

One Step Over the Line: Toward a History of Women in the North American Wests  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 18, 2017
One Step Over the Line: Toward a History of Women in the North American Wests

One Step Over the Line: Toward a History of Women in the North American Wests by Elizabeth Jameson, Sheila McManus
English | May 25th, 2008 | ISBN: 9780888645012 | 475 Pages | PDF | 23.61 MB

This eclectic and carefully organized range of essays-from women's history and settler societies to colonialism and borderlands studies-is the first collection of comparative and transnational work on women in the Canadian and U.S. Wests. It explores, expands, and advances the aspects of women's history that cross national borders. Out of the talks presented at the 2002 "Unsettled Pasts: Reconceiving the West through Women's History," Elizabeth Jameson and Sheila McManus have edited a foundational text for pioneering scholars of this emergent, interdisciplinary field.

A History of the Arctic: Nature, Exploration, and Exploitation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 18, 2017
A History of the Arctic: Nature, Exploration, and Exploitation

A History of the Arctic: Nature, Exploration, and Exploitation by John McCannon
English | December 15, 2012 | ISBN: 1780230184 | PDF | 349 pages | 2.4 MB

Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 17, 2017
Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution

Burkina Faso: A History of Power, Protest and Revolution by Ernest Harsch
English | October 15, 2017 | ISBN: 1786991365, 1786991357 | EPUB | 352 pages | 1.6 MB

A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 17, 2017
A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things [Audiobook]

Raj Patel, Jason W. Moore, Simon Mattacks (Narrator), "A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things: A Guide to Capitalism, Nature, and the Future of the Planet"
ASIN: B076BY2F1L, ISBN: 1543660541 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~06:40:00 | 189 MB
A History of International Research Networking: The People who Made it Happen (repost)

A History of International Research Networking: The People who Made it Happen by Howard Davies and Beatrice Bressan
English | ISBN: 352732710X | 2010 | 345 pages | PDF | 3,7 MB