Ancient Coin Collection

National Geographic - Ancient Megastructures Collection (2009)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 20, 2016
National Geographic - Ancient Megastructures Collection (2009)

National Geographic - Ancient Megastructures Collection (2009)
PDTV | 720 x 416 | .AVI/XviD @ 1929 Kbps | 8x~47mn | English MP3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 5.47 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

Discover the secrets of revolutionary structures in Ancient Megastructures. Certain landmarks have captured the imagination and awe of modern-day architects and engineers around the world as they work to solve the mystery of how their ancient forebears were able to construct such beautiful, timeless and revolutionary structures with none of the machines and materials available to modern engineers.
Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014)

Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 3010 Kbps | 17x42mn | Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 17x954 MB
Genre: Documentary

New forensic techniques are altering our understanding of the past, and helping to resolve mysteries about the lives of some of the greatest figures in history. In this series, leading experts from around the world apply modern forensic techniques to re-examine the myths and mysteries that have fascinated us for centuries. Among the iconic subjects covered in the series are Tutankhamun’s mysterious death, the lives of gladiators in ancient Rome, the fate of Khubilai Khan’s fleet, the mystery of the Sphinx, the assassination of Julius Caesar, the alleged suicide of Cleopatra, the identity of Jack the Ripper, and the survivors of the Great Plague.

Chinese Ancient Architecture Collection  

Posted by art_links at May 13, 2015
Chinese Ancient Architecture Collection

Chinese Ancient Architecture Collection
max | 3D models | 961 MB

There are 37 models about Chinese Ancient Architecture .
Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World (No. II) (Repost)

Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World (No. II) by Wayne Sayles
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0896895165 | 302 Pages | DJVU | 17 MB

Discover a hobby rich in artistic beauty.
History Channel - Ancient Discoveries Collection (2009-2011)

History Channel - Ancient Discoveries Collection (2009-2011)
PDTV | 832x468 | MP4/x264 @ 2018 Kbps | 18x44mn | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 18x692 MB
Genre: Documentary

Changes the way we think about the distant past. While we entertain visions of a simpler, unsophisticated time, the truth is much more complicated and fascinating than we imagine. This fresh, eye-opening series – filmed on location where historical events actually happened and using brilliant, lifelike computer animation – applies the latest scholarship to reconsider common beliefs about ancient times. Reconstructions of ancient machines and hands-on demonstrations bring ancient times to life.
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting VI: Non-Classical Cultures"

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting VI: Non-Classical Cultures"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 1999 | ISBN: 0873417534 | English | DJVU | 207 pages | 12.27 Mb

Explore 1,500 years of numismatic history in this final volume of an acclaimed series. From the Land of Sheba to the Court of Ghengis Khan, the past will come to life through the coins of once-great civilizations. Richly illustrated with more than 300 photos and maps. …
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion/Byzantine Culture" (Repost)

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion/Byzantine Culture"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 1998 | ISBN: 0873416376 | English | PDF | 205 pages | 23.65 Mb

The Romaioi, Greek citizens of the Roman East, stood squarely in the path of Islamic expansion and saved Europe from being overrun by powerful tribes from the Easy. Their coinage reveals a society with strong religious undercurrents and divergent philosophies, but plagued by political and financial crises. …
Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World"

Sayles W.G., "Ancient Coin Collecting II: Numismatic Art of the Greek World"
Publisher: Krause Publ | 2007 | ISBN: 0896895165 | English | DJVU | 302 pages | 15.86 Mb

This book approaches the subject of Greek coinage with the intention of helping collectors differentiate between coins of the Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic periods. …
Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion / Byzantine Culture

Ancient Coin Collecting V: The Romaion / Byzantine Culture
1998 | Wayne G. Sayles | Krause Publications | ISBN: 978 0873416375 | English | PDF | pages 203 | 166.1 Mb

Ancient Coin Collecting V explores the civilized world after the fall of Rome through the coins of the Romaioi, Greek citizens of the Roman East. Their coinage reveals a society with strong religious undercurrents and divergent philosophies, and an empire plagued by political and financial crises.

Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 8, 2016
Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories

Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories (Ancient World: Comparative Histories) by Kurt A. Raaflaub
English | 2016 | ISBN: 111864512X | 200 pages | PDF | 0,8 MB