Monsters And Mysteries in America

Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E05 + E06 (2013)  

Posted by vivid23 at May 15, 2013
Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E05 + E06 (2013)

Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E05 + E06 (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 3019 Kbps | 2x43mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 2x1.06 GB
Genre: Documentary

Mysterious shadows. Screams in the night. A hair-raising sense that something is watching. Stories of the unknown capture our imagination and curiosity in Destination America's new series MONSTERS AND MYSTERIES IN AMERICA, premiering Sunday, March 24 at 10 PM E/P. From all across the country emerge tales of close encounters with legendary creatures, from horrific monsters and ancient spirits to alien sightings and unexplained paranormal phenomena.

Monsters and Mysteries in America S02E01-E12 (2014)  

Posted by vivid23 at March 22, 2014
Monsters and Mysteries in America S02E01-E12 (2014)

Monsters and Mysteries in America S02E01-E12 (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 2807 Kbps | 12x43mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 12x1.01 GB
Genre: Documentary

In communities across America, local legends passed down generation to generation tell of monsters hunting nearby woodlands, ancient spirits walking amongst the living, and alien creatures paying earth a visit. But these aren't just your scout master's campfire tales. According to a recent poll conducted by Destination America and Nielsen, more than half of Americans claim to have experienced paranormal activity, whether it's seeing, hearing, or feeling something they couldn't explain.
Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E04 - Badlands (2013)

Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E04 - Badlands (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 2498 Kbps | 43mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 915 MB
Genre: Documentary

Myths and legends from the North Dakota Badlands. Included: the Devil’s Highway; Black Eyed children; and the curse of Superstition Mountain.

Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E03 - Ozarks (2013)  

Posted by vivid23 at April 13, 2013
Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E03 - Ozarks (2013)

Monsters and Mysteries in America S01E03 - Ozarks (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 2413 Kbps | 43mn | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None | 888 MB
Genre: Documentary

Tales involving the Fouke Monster and the Pope Lick Monster are recounted by people from the Ozarks claiming to have encountered these mythical creatures. Also: The visual phenomenon known as the Spooklight is explored.
Discovery Channel - Monsters and Mysteries in Alaska (2011)

Discovery Channel - Monsters and Mysteries in Alaska (2011)
HDTV | AVI | English | 00:43:01 | 624x352 | XviD - 989 Kbps | MP3 - 128 Kbps | 349.87 MB
Genre: Documentary | USA

Alaska: could its uninhabited frontier be hiding monsters and mysteries? For the first time, witnesses tell the stories of their encounters with the unknown: Bigfoot, lake monsters and UFOs - all under the scrutiny of a top microexpressions expert.

Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at Nov. 3, 2016
Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America

Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America by Abigail M. Thernstrom
English | Jan. 2002 | ISBN: 0817998721 | 400 Pages | PDF | 3.42 MB

Twenty-five essays covering a range of areas from religion and immigration to family structure and crime examine America's changing racial and ethnic scene.
"There She Is, Miss America": The Politics of Sex, Beauty, and Race in America's Most Famous Pageant

"There She Is, Miss America": The Politics of Sex, Beauty, and Race in America's Most Famous Pageant by E. Watson
English | Aug. 21, 2004 | ISBN: 1403963010 | 216 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Essays that critique and celebrate one of the best known American icons of the twentieth century.

Cold Cases: Famous Unsolved Mysteries, Crimes, and Disappearances in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at May 30, 2016
Cold Cases: Famous Unsolved Mysteries, Crimes, and Disappearances in America

Cold Cases: Famous Unsolved Mysteries, Crimes, and Disappearances in America by HélËna Katz
English | July 14, 2010 | ISBN: 0313376921 | 421 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book explicitly chronicles 40 cases of unsolved murders and disappearances over a period of more than 160 years, tracing the evolution of criminal investigation and forensic techniques.

American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 2, 2016
American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America

Linda S. Godfrey, "American Monsters: A History of Monster Lore, Legends, and Sightings in America"
ISBN: 0399165541 | 2014 | EPUB | 384 pages | 7 MB
Missions for Science: U.S. Technology and Medicine in America's African World (Repost)

Missions for Science: U.S. Technology and Medicine in America's African World by David McBride
Publisher: Rutgers University Press | 2002 | ISBN: 0813530679 | 320 pages | PDF | 10,45 MB

Missions for Science traces the development and transfer of technology in four Atlantic regions with populations of predominantly African ancestry: the southern United States, the Panama Canal Zone, Haiti, and Liberia. David McBride explores how the pursuit of the scientific ideal, and the technical and medical outgrowths of this pursuit, have shaped African diaspora populations in these areas, asking: * What specific technologies and medical resources were transferred by U.S. institutions to black populations centers and why?