In Search Of Perfection

In Search of Perfection - Season 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at May 14, 2012
In Search of Perfection - Season 2

In Search of Perfection - Season 2
9xTVRip | AVI / XviD, ~1133 kb/s | 640x352 | 04:55:25 | English: MP3, 80 kb/s (2 ch) | 2.34 GB
Genre: Cooking

One of the world's most renowned chefs, Heston Blumenthal has made his name creating such original - and some might say bizarre - dishes as Snail Porridge and Nitrogen Scrambled Egg & Bacon Ice Cream at his internationally acclaimed restaurant, The Fat Duck. Heston decided, though, that it was time to go back to both his and our roots and to focus his creative talent on reinventing some of our most well-known and abused dishes. In order to do this he travelled around the world in search of 'perfect' versions of eight dishes which represent the essence of our culinary heritage: Roast Chicken & Roast Potatoes Pizza Bangers & Mash Steak Spaghetti Bolognese Fish & Chips Black Forest Gateau Treacle Tart & Ice Cream Everybody's idea of 'perfection' is different, and so Heston, drawing on interviews with experts and cooks as well as using his own culinary and scientific research, sets out to discover what makes these standards so great.

In Search of Perfection - Season 1  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at May 14, 2012
In Search of Perfection - Season 1

In Search of Perfection - Season 1
7xTVRip | AVI / XviD, ~1133 kb/s | 720x416 | 03:19:18 | English: MP3, 102 kb/s (2 ch) | 1.77 GB
Genre: Cooking

One of the world's most renowned chefs, Heston Blumenthal has made his name creating such original - and some might say bizarre - dishes as Snail Porridge and Nitrogen Scrambled Egg & Bacon Ice Cream at his internationally acclaimed restaurant, The Fat Duck. Heston decided, though, that it was time to go back to both his and our roots and to focus his creative talent on reinventing some of our most well-known and abused dishes. In order to do this he travelled around the world in search of 'perfect' versions of eight dishes which represent the essence of our culinary heritage: Roast Chicken & Roast Potatoes Pizza Bangers & Mash Steak Spaghetti Bolognese Fish & Chips Black Forest Gateau Treacle Tart & Ice Cream Everybody's idea of 'perfection' is different, and so Heston, drawing on interviews with experts and cooks as well as using his own culinary and scientific research, sets out to discover what makes these standards so great.

BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 25, 2017
BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)

BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)
PDTV | 576 x 432 | .AVI/DivX @ 1562 Kbps | 6x~55mn | 4.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Homer wrote his epic, The Iliad, in 700 BC 500 years after the Trojan Wars were supposed to have taken place. On what did he base his story? Where was Troy situated? Did Paris and Helen really exist? What was the significance of the famous wooden horse? Can archaeology help us to recreate a Bronze Age citadel which stood at the cross roads of the major trading routes of the day? Did the Trojan war ever happen,or was the city destroyed by natural causes?It's fascinated poets, painters and Hollywood directors for over 2,500 years.

A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 24, 2017
A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity

A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity by William Coperthwaite
English | February 27th, 2012 | ASIN: B007EDY1U6 | 144 Pages | AZW3 | 5.27 MB

William Coperthwaite is a teacher, builder, designer, and writer who for many years has explored the possibilities of true simplicity on a homestead on the north coast of Maine. In the spirit of Henry David Thoreau, Emily Dickinson, and Helen and Scott Nearing,Coperthwaite has fashioned a livelihood of integrity and completeness—buying almost nothing, providing for his own needs, and serving as a guide and companion to hundreds of apprentices drawn to his unique way of being.

Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 23, 2017
Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island

Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island by Alex Capus
English | September 10th, 2013 | ASIN: B009CGYFX6 | 220 Pages | EPUB/MOBI | 0.98 MB

Capus takes us on an exploratory journey via the loss of a Spanish vessel laden with gold and jewels in the South Seas, the burial of treasure, an ancient map, and a long and dangerous voyage across the Pacific, to prove that Robert Louis Stevenson's "treasure island" actually exists; and that it exists in a place quite different from where hordes of treasure-hunters have been seeking it for generations. In fact, he posits, it was for this reason alone that Stevenson spent the last five years of his life in Samoa.

Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at June 21, 2017
Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water

Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water by Rupert Wright
English | July 1, 2008 | ISBN: 1846550718, 0099512289 | EPUB | 288 pages | 1.4 MB

In Search of Chopin  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 20, 2017
In Search of Chopin

In Search of Chopin (Dover Books on Music) by Alfred Cortot
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0486491072 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0,8 MB
In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region (American Encounters/Global Interactions)

In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Seth Garfield
English | Dec. 6, 2013 | ISBN: 082235571X | 358 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Chronicling the dramatic history of the Brazilian Amazon during the Second World War, Seth Garfield provides fresh perspectives on contemporary environmental debates. His multifaceted analysis explains how the Amazon became the object of geopolitical rivalries, state planning, media coverage, popular fascination, and social conflict.
In Search of Kings and Conquerors: Gertrude Bell and the Archaeology of the Middle East

In Search of Kings and Conquerors: Gertrude Bell and the Archaeology of the Middle East by Lisa Cooper
English | March 30, 2016 | ISBN: 1848854986 | EPUB | 384 pages | 8.9 MB

In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at June 14, 2017
In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives)

In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives) by Suzanne L. Bunkers
English | June 1, 1996 | ISBN: 0877455384 | 272 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

Calling In Search of Susanna an auto/biography is at once accurate and ambiguous. "Susanna" is three different persons brought together from a European past and an American present. Susanna Simmerl Youngblut is the ancestor who, having birthed an "illegitimate" daughter in her native Luxembourg village, emigrated in 1857 to Iowa. This book is in part her biography.