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"Strangers in the South Seas. The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought" by Richard Lansdown

"Strangers in the South Seas. The Idea of the Pacific in Western Thought" by Richard Lansdown
University of Hawaii Press | 2006 | ISBN: 0824829026 | 449 pages | PDF | 5 Mb

This book includes generous excerpts from the work of explorers, soldiers, naturalists, anthropologists, artists, and writers—some famous, some obscure. It shows how "the Great South Sea" has been an irreplaceable "distant mirror" of the West and its intellectual obsessions since the Renaissance.

Richard II: Manhood, Youth, and Politics 1377-99  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by solncevorot85 at April 30, 2009
Richard II: Manhood, Youth, and Politics 1377-99

Richard II: Manhood, Youth, and Politics 1377-99
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA | ISBN: 0199546916 | edition 2008 | PDF | 336 pages | 1.22 mb

Richard II (1377-99) has long suffered from an unusually unmanly reputation. Over the centuries, he has been habitually associated with lavish courtly expenditure, absolutist ideas, Francophile tendencies, and a love of peace, all of which have been linked to the king's physical effeminacy. Even sympathetic accounts have essentially…

Historical Roots of the Old Testament (1200-63 BCE)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 14, 2017
Historical Roots of the Old Testament (1200-63 BCE)

Richard D. Nelson, "Historical Roots of the Old Testament (1200-63 BCE)"
2014 | pages: 315 | ISBN: 162837005X | PDF | 2,1 mb
Legends & Lyrics - Volume 2: Kenny Loggins, Richard Marx, 3 Doors Down (2008) [Re-Up]

Legends & Lyrics - Volume 2: Kenny Loggins, Richard Marx, 3 Doors Down (2008)
DVD9 | NTSC | 16:9 (720x480) VBR | LPCM, 2ch, 1536 kbps / AC3, 6ch, 448 kbps / DTS, 6ch | ~ 6.26 Gb
Rock, Soft Rock, Pop Rock | Label: Song Writers In The Round | # 850636002035 | 01:23:15

This is a unique musical performance series, driven by famous recording artists who write their own songs, blended with professional song poets who write for other artists. "Legends & Lyrics" is currently airing on PBS on a weekly basis. Installments include artist performances, "Out Of The Box" interviews, "Did You Know?" historical facts addressing the origins of today's commercial music, "Rising Stars" featuring undiscovered talent, and "Tips Of The Week" for aspiring song poets. Shot in an intimate classical performance hall in HD and Surround Sound, the series honors the true creators of the most popular genres of commercial music. "Volume 2" showcases Kenny Loggins, Richard Marx, 3 Doors Down, and Nathen Lee.
The Development of Early Childhood Education in Europe and North America: Historical and Comparative Perspectives

Harry Willekens, Kirsten Scheiwe, Kristen Nawrotzki, "The Development of Early Childhood Education in Europe and North America: Historical and Comparative Perspectives"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137441976 | PDF | pages: 321 | 1.4 mb

Terra Mater - Wild Weather Special with Richard Hammond (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 16, 2017
Terra Mater - Wild Weather Special with Richard Hammond (2015)

Terra Mater - Wild Weather Special with Richard Hammond (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2800 Kbps | 55 min 18 s | 1.14 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

We all feel qualified to talk about the weather but despite it going on around us all the time, many of its secrets are hidden from view. All weather, even the everyday stuff, is riddled with mystery and wonder, though you may not think so when caught without an umbrella. Find out how weather happens when the forces of wind, water and temperature collide, combine and even occasionally cooperate.
Picturing Knowledge: Historical and Philosophical Problems Concerning the Use of Art in Science (Toronto Studies in Philosophy)

Picturing Knowledge: Historical and Philosophical Problems Concerning the Use of Art in Science (Toronto Studies in Philosophy) by Brian S. Baigrie
English | 25 May 1996 | ASIN: B01N10XSQ4 | 414 Pages | AZW3 | 8.8 MB
Metaphysics of Science: A Systematic and Historical Introduction (Philosophy and Science)

Metaphysics of Science: A Systematic and Historical Introduction (Philosophy and Science) by Markus Schrenk
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1844655938 | 348 Pages | PDF | 2.54 MB

Metaphysics and science have a long but troubled relationship. In the twentieth century the Logical Positivists argued metaphysics was irrelevant and that philosophy should be guided by science.

Historical Directory of Trade Unions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 14, 2017
Historical Directory of Trade Unions

Historical Directory of Trade Unions by John B. Smethurst
English | 28 Jun. 2009 | ISBN: 0754666832 | 712 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Despite widespread interest in the trade union movement and its history, it has never been easy to trace the development of individual unions, especially those now defunct, or where name changes or mergers have confused the trail.

Greek and Roman Artillery: Historical Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Dec. 12, 2017
Greek and Roman Artillery: Historical Development

E. W. Marsden - Greek and Roman Artillery: Historical Development
Clarendon Press | 1969 | ISBN: 0198142684 | English | 242 Pages | DjVu | 6.37 MB