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Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian) [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Feb. 24, 2016
Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian)  [Repost]

Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian) by Jerry Brotton
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1465424636 | 256 pages | PDF | 100 MB

Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Aug. 22, 2014
Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian)

Great Maps (Dk Smithsonian) by Jerry Brotton
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1465424636 | 256 pages | PDF | 99,5 MB

The world's finest maps explored and explained.
From Ptolemy's world map to the Hereford's Mappa Mundi, through Mercator's map of the world to the latest maps of the Moon and Google Earth, Great Maps provides a fascinating overview of cartography through the ages.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Berlin (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at April 27, 2017
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Berlin (Repost)

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Berlin DK Publishing
2015 | ISBN: 1465427120 | 352 pages | PDF | 55 MB

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Berlin is your in-depth guide to the very best of Berlin. Experience the greatest of all this city has to offer, from its remarkable Pergamon Museum and historic Berlin Wall to its energetic contemporary arts scene and legendary nonstop nightlife.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at April 27, 2017
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland (Repost)

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland by DK Publisher
2015 | ISBN: 1465428917 | 396 pages | PDF | 64,2 MB

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland is your in-depth guide to the very best of Ireland. From touring historic castles to exploring the countryside along the mystical Ring of Kerry to drinking Guinness in Dublin's coziest pub, experience the best of what the Emerald Isle has to offer.

Smithsonian Channel - The Gospel of Jesus's Wife (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at April 16, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - The Gospel of Jesus's Wife (2014)

Smithsonian Channel - The Gospel of Jesus's Wife (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 46mins | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.02 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

Damaged and fragile, a fragment of ancient papyrus has unleashed a new interpretation of a religious story we thought we knew. In one of the most startling discoveries in recent memory, scholars confirm that a codex written in the ancient Coptic language refers to the wife of Jesus. Dr. Karen King, a Harvard professor, reveals that the papyrus bears the line "Jesus said to them, my wife…" It doesn't prove Jesus was married, but it raises questions about that possibility–and how some early Christians viewed the role of women in the church.

Smithsonian Channel - Undiscovered Vistas: Bolivia (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 16, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - Undiscovered Vistas: Bolivia (2015)

Smithsonian Channel - Undiscovered Vistas: Bolivia (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3279 Kbps | 46mn 16s | 1.14 GiB
Audio: English AAC 249 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Beneath the blazing Bolivian sun lies a land of extremes, ranging from desolate highland plateaus to dormant volcanic landscapes. But the true wonder of this astonishing land is Salar de Uyuni–an endless salt flat so blindingly white it can be seen from outer space.

Smithsonian Channel - The Men who Brought the Dawn (2007)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 17, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - The Men who Brought the Dawn (2007)

Smithsonian Channel - The Men who Brought the Dawn (2007)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3055 Kbps | 46mn 28s | 1.08 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Their mission was to destroy two cities in Japan, and that is what they did. Fifty years after the atomic bomb missions over Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, surviving crewmen of the Enola Gay and Bockscar speak out about those fateful days at the end of a terrible war and how the weight of their task changed them-and the world-forever. Hear the airmen's stories as only they can tell them, with interviews from the 50th reunion of the mission crews, rare archival footage, and invaluable personal recollections.

Smithsonian Channel - Aerial America - Beyond Hollywood (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 17, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - Aerial America - Beyond Hollywood (2012)

Smithsonian Channel - Aerial America - Beyond Hollywood (2012)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 51mn 0s | 1.58 GiB
Audio: English AC3 448 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Virtually anywhere you go in America, Hollywood has already been there, telling a story and sharing it with the world. Join us on a coast-to-coast tour of countless locations made famous by Hollywood's greatest films. From the Manhattan skyline that Woody Allen romanticized to the steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art that Rocky Balboa climbed, we bring you America as it's been captured and immortalized in film.

Smithsonian Channel - WWII's Most Daring Raids: Series 1 (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 16, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - WWII's Most Daring Raids: Series 1 (2016)

Smithsonian Channel - WWII's Most Daring Raids: Series 1 (2016)
HDTV | 1278 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3338 Kbps | 6x~43mn | English AAC 161 Kbps, 2 channels | 7.04 GB
Genre: Documentary, History, War

They were U.S. paratroopers, Norwegian operatives, and British Commandos, Allied teams leading high-risk operations throughout Europe, Africa, and Asia to fight Hitler and turn the tide of the war. WWII's Most Daring Raids puts you in the heart of the action, giving you a minute-by-minute account of the most astonishing surprise attacks against the Third Reich. We forensically examine how exactly these assaults played out, through expert analysis and testimonies from the brave men who carried them out.
TTC Video - Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History [Repost]

TTC Video - Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History
Course No. 8576 | .M4V, AVC, 2000 kbps, 640x360 | English, AAC, 128 kbps, 2 Ch | 24x30 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 8.14 GB
Lecturer: Richard Kurin, Ph.D.