Photos That Changed The World

BBC - Ships that Changed the World: Series 1 (2008)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 3, 2017
BBC - Ships that Changed the World: Series 1 (2008)

BBC - Ships that Changed the World: Series 1 (2008)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2840 Kbps | 3x~40mn | 2.48 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

Ships that Changed the World is a fascinating three-part series which explores how the history of the 20th century was defined by the iconic vessels of the age. The show uncovers the secret history of ship building, and charts the fortunes of Belfast-based dockyard Harland and Wolff, revealing how the ships and the industry they spawned shaped the course of global history for almost a century.

Marco Polo: The Journey That Changed the World [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 28, 2017
Marco Polo: The Journey That Changed the World [Audiobook]

Marco Polo: The Journey That Changed the World [Audiobook] by John Man
English | May 5th, 2015 | ASIN: B00WL1JQA6 | MP3@64 kbps | 8 hrs 58 mins | 247.07 MB
Narrator: Simon Vance

In 1271 a young Italian merchant named Marco Polo embarked on a groundbreaking expedition from Venice, through the Middle East and Central Asia to China. His extraordinary reports of his experiences introduced medieval Europe to an exotic new world of emperors and concubines, amazing cities, huge armies, unusual spices and cuisine, and imperial riches. Marco Polo also revealed the wonders of Xanadu, the summer capital of Mongol emperor Kublai Khan.

In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 16, 2017
In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World (Repost)

In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World by Ian Stewart (Repost)
English | March 13th, 2012 | ISBN: 0465029736, 0465085989 | 353 pages | PDF | 6.17 MB

Most people are familiar with history's great equations: Newton's Law of Gravity, for instance, or Einstein's theory of relativity. But the way these mathematical breakthroughs have contributed to human progress is seldom appreciated. In In Pursuit of the Unknown, celebrated mathematician Ian Stewart untangles the roots of our most important mathematical statements to show that equations have long been a driving force behind nearly every aspect of our lives.

On The Wealth of Nations: Books That Changed the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 8, 2017
On The Wealth of Nations: Books That Changed the World

On The Wealth of Nations: Books That Changed the Worldby P. J. O'Rourke
English | January 15th, 2008 | ASIN: B01DRYBAZO, ISBN: 0802143423 | 256 pages | MOBI | 0.37 MB

In On The Wealth of Nations, America’s most provocative satirist, P. J. O’Rourke, reads Adam Smith’s revolutionary The Wealth of Nations so you don’t have to. Recognized almost instantly on its publication in 1776 as the fundamental work of economics.

Red October: The Revolution that Changed the World [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Aug. 3, 2017
Red October: The Revolution that Changed the World [Audiobook]

Douglas Boyd, John Telfer (Narrator), "Red October: The Revolution that Changed the World"
ASIN: B072M5T82Y | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~08:05:00 | 230 MB
The Industrial Revolution for Kids: The People and Technology That Changed the World, with 21 Activities

The Industrial Revolution for Kids: The People and Technology That Changed the World, with 21 Activities by Cheryl Mullenbach
English | August 1, 2014 | ISBN: 1613746903 | EPUB | 144 pages | 62.3 MB
Icarus Films - Afghanistan 1979: The War that Changed the World (2013)

Icarus Films - Afghanistan 1979: The War that Changed the World (2013)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 4200 Kbps | 57 min 49 s | 1.74 GB
Audio: English AAC 158 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In 1979, when Soviet troops entered Afghanistan, they said it was only a 'limited contingent' of armed forces. Little did they know that the war would last ten years, and play a key role in the collapse of the Soviet Union (not to mention launch Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda).

Sand and Silicon: Science that Changed the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at July 3, 2017
Sand and Silicon: Science that Changed the World

Denis McWhan, "Sand and Silicon: Science that Changed the World"
2012 | ISBN-10: 0199640270 | 160 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Corporations That Changed the World) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 16, 2017
Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Corporations That Changed the World) (repost)

Missy Scott, "Harley-Davidson Motor Company (Corporations That Changed the World)"
English | 2008-08-30 | ISBN: 0313348898 | 194 pages | PDF | 1.6 mb

BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 13, 2017
BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)

BBC - Ships that Changed the World (2008)
DVDRip | 640x352 | .AVi/XviD @ 1096 Kbps | 3x~39min | 1.01 GiB
Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Ships that Changed the World is a fascinating three-part series which explores how the history of the 20th century was defined by the iconic vessels of the age. Presented by Colonel Tim Collins, the show uncovers the secret history of ship building, and charts the fortunes of Belfast-based dockyard Harland and Wolff, revealing how the ships and the industry they spawned shaped the course of global history for almost a century. Once the greatest shipbuilders in the world, they played a crucial role in two world wars, survived Luftwaffe bombing, the Wall Street crash, and the advent of air travel.