From The Time of Troubles to The Collapse

A Short History of Russia's First Civil War [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 29, 2015
A Short History of Russia's First Civil War [Repost]

A Short History of Russia's First Civil War: From the Time of Troubles to the Founding of the Romanov Dynasty by Chester S. L. Dunning
English | 31 May 2004 | ISBN: 0271024658 | 352 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Upon publication in 2001, Russia’s First Civil War by Chester Dunning was greeted by scholars as a “historical tour de force,” the first major post-Marxist reassessment of the Time of Troubles. Now available in an abridged paperback, A Short History of Russia’s First Civil War is ideally suited for classroom use.

Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World through Islamic Eyes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 19, 2017
Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World through Islamic Eyes

Tamim Ansary, "Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World through Islamic Eyes"
ISBN: 1586486063, 1586488139, ASIN: B005EYEPB2 | 2009 | AZW3 | 416 pages | 2 MB

Indigenous Writes: A Guide to First Nations, Métis & Inuit Issues in Canada  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 5, 2017
Indigenous Writes: A Guide to First Nations, Métis & Inuit Issues in Canada

Indigenous Writes: A Guide to First Nations, Métis & Inuit Issues in Canada by Chelsea Vowel
English | February 13th, 2017 | ASIN: B06XWHGKVD, ISBN: 1553796802 | 240 pages | AZW3 | 7.27 MB

Are you familiar with the terms listed above? In Indigenous Writes, Chelsea Vowel, legal scholar, teacher, and intellectual, opens an important dialogue about these (and more) concepts and the wider social beliefs associated with the relationship between Indigenous peoples and Canada.

Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by elodar at Dec. 24, 2012
Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes (Repost)

Tamim Ansary, "Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes"
English | 2010-04-27 | ISBN: 1586488139 | 416 pages | PDF + EPUB | 11.11 mb + 1.77 mb

Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at Feb. 18, 2011
Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes

Tamim Ansary, "Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes"
Publ icAffairs | 2010 | ISBN: 1586488139 | 416 pages | epub | 1,7 MB
The Party Period and Public Policy: American Politics from the Age of Jackson to the Progressive Era

The Party Period and Public Policy: American Politics from the Age of Jackson to the Progressive Era by Richard L. McCormick
English | Dec. 15, 1988 | ISBN: 0195047842 | 384 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

These boldly argued essays describe and analyze key developments in American politics and government in an era when political parties commanded mass loyalties and wielded unprecedented power over government affairs.

Grasping Shadows: The Dark Side of Literature, Painting, Photography, and Film  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 8, 2017
Grasping Shadows: The Dark Side of Literature, Painting, Photography, and Film

Grasping Shadows: The Dark Side of Literature, Painting, Photography, and Film by William Chapman Sharpe
English | September 6th, 2017 | ISBN: 0190675276, 9780190675271 | 441 Pages | True PDF | 196.26 MB

What's in a shadow? Menace, seduction, or salvation? Immaterial but profound, shadows lurk everywhere in literature and the visual arts, signifying everything from the treachery of appearances to the unfathomable power of God. From Plato to Picasso, from Rembrandt to Welles and Warhol, from Lord of the Rings to the latest video game, shadows act as central players in the drama of Western culture.

Capital Punishment and the Criminal Corpse in Scotland, 1740–1834  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 5, 2017
Capital Punishment and the Criminal Corpse in Scotland, 1740–1834

Capital Punishment and the Criminal Corpse in Scotland, 1740–1834 By Rachel E. Bennett
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 243 Pages | ISBN : 3319620177 | 4.15 MB

This book provides the most in-depth study of capital punishment in Scotland between the mid-eighteenth and early nineteenth century to date. Based upon an extensive gathering and analysis of previously untapped resources, it takes the reader on a journey from the courtrooms of Scotland to the theatre of the gallows. It introduces them to several of the malefactors who faced the hangman’s noose and explores the traditional hallmarks of the spectacle of the scaffold.

Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind by Yuval Noah Harari: Summary and Analysis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 5, 2017
Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind by Yuval Noah Harari: Summary and Analysis

Sapiens: A Brief History of Mankind by Yuval Noah Harari: Summary and Analysis by SpeedReader Summaries
English | February 6th, 2017 | ISBN: 1386978671 | 29 Pages | EPUB | 0.21 MB

Did you know that, a hundred thousand years ago, there were at least six separate species of human beings on Earth? Today, there is only one—homo sapiens. Sapiens by Yuval Harari provides an expansive look at the modern world’s view of the ways human beings have evolved and the catalysts behind the species and cultures we’ve become, all the way from the beginning of mankind to the present day and beyond.

Republican Orators from Eisenhower to Trump  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 22, 2017
Republican Orators from Eisenhower to Trump

Republican Orators from Eisenhower to Trump By Andrew S. Crines
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 336 Pages | ISBN : 3319685449 | 4.25MB

This is the first thorough and systematic interrogation of Republican Party oratory and rhetoric that examines a series of leading figures in American conservative politics. It asks: How do leading Republican Party figures communicate with and influence their audiences?; What makes a successful speech, and why do some speeches fail to resonate? Most importantly, it also investigates why orators use different styles of communication with different audiences, such as the Senate, party conventions, public meetings, and through the media.