How Castles Were Built

The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World: The Great Monuments and How They Were Built

The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World: The Great Monuments and How They Were Built
Thames & Hudson | 1999 | ISBN: 0500050961 | English | 312 pages | PDF | 77.2 MB
The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World: The Great Monuments and How They Were Built

"The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World: The Great Monuments and How They Were Built" By Christopher Scarre
PDF | 1999 | 304 pages | ISBN: 0500050961 | English | 77 MB

How were the ancient wonders of the world built? How many people did it take to build the Great Wall of China and the Sphinx at Giza? This text seeks to answer such questions, examining these spectacular feats of engineering and celebrating the achievements of the builders who worked without the aid of modern technology.
Freedom's Forge: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II [Audiobook]

Arthur Herman,‎ John McDonough (Narrator), "Freedom's Forge: How American Business Built the Arsenal of Democracy That Won World War II"
ASIN: B008Y2ARWC | 2012 | MP3@64 kbps | ~17:02:00 | 482 MB

China's Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 29, 2017
China's Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation

China's Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation by Bradley M. Gardner
English | July 1st, 2017 | ASIN: B06X9ZGLLL, ISBN: 1598132229 | 230 Pages | EPUB | 0.69 MB

China's rise over the past several decades has lifted more than half of its population out of poverty and reshaped the global economy. What has caused this dramatic transformation? In China's Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation, author Bradley Gardner looks at one of the most important but least discussed forces pushing China's economic development: the migration of more than 260 million people from their birthplaces to China's most economically vibrant cities.

Crusader Castles  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Oct. 21, 2016
Crusader Castles

Crusader Castles
Cambridge University Press | 1994 | ISBN: 0521420687 | English | 250 pages | PDF | 29 MB

Crusader Castles (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Jan. 15, 2015
Crusader Castles (repost)

Crusader Castles by Hugh Kennedy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | Number Of Pages: 237 | Publication Date: 1994-11-25 | ISBN-10: 0521420687 | PDF | 10 Mb

Crusader Castles by Hugh Kennedy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Alexpal at May 29, 2010
Crusader Castles by Hugh Kennedy

Crusader Castles by Hugh Kennedy
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | Number Of Pages: 237 | Publication Date: 1994-11-25 | ISBN-10: 0521420687 | PDF | 10 Mb

This is a general account of the history and architecture of Crusader castles in the Kingdom of Jerusalem, County of Tripoli and Principality of Antioch between 1099 and 1291, the years during which the Crusaders had a permanent presence on the Levantine coast. Extensive use is made of contemporary chronicles to show the reasons why castles were built and how they were used in peace and war. The book is fully illustrated by photographs, drawings and plans, and contains a comprehensive bibliography.
1. Prologue to the study of crusader castles; 2. Fortification in the east and west before the First Crusade; 3. Castles in the twelfth-century Kingdom of Jerusalem; 4. Twelfth-century castles in the northern states (County of Tripoli, Principality of Antioch and County of Edessa); 5. Siege warfare in the crusader lands; 6. Nobles, Templars and Teutonic knights in the thirteenth century; 7. The Hospitallers in Tripoli and Antioch; 8. Muslim castles of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries; Postscript: crusader castles and the west.

Cathar Castles: Fortresses of the Albigensian Crusade 1209-1300  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lout at Aug. 7, 2009
Cathar Castles: Fortresses of the Albigensian Crusade 1209-1300

Cathar Castles: Fortresses of the Albigensian Crusade 1209-1300 (Fortress 55) By Marcus Cowper
Publisher: Os Publishing 2006 | 64 Pages | ISBN: 1846030668 | PDF | 14 MB
Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop

Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop by Anna
Lembke

English | November 6th, 2016 | ASIN: B01KRJUH5G, ISBN: 1421421402 | 192 pages | AZW3 | 0.36 MB

Three out of four people addicted to heroin probably started on a prescription opioid, according to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the United States alone, 16,000 people die each year as a result of prescription opioid overdose.
Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop

Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It’s So Hard to Stop by Anna
Lembke

English | November 6th, 2016 | ASIN: B01KRJUH5G, ISBN: 1421421402 | 192 pages | EPUB | 2.25 MB

Three out of four people addicted to heroin probably started on a prescription opioid, according to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the United States alone, 16,000 people die each year as a result of prescription opioid overdose.