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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.
The Lives of Dillon Ripley: Natural Scientist, Wartime Spy, and Pioneering Leader of the Smithsonian Institution

The Lives of Dillon Ripley: Natural Scientist, Wartime Spy, and Pioneering Leader of the Smithsonian Institution by Roger D. Stone
English | June 6, 2017 | ISBN: 1611686563 | EPUB | 240 pages | 11.3 MB

Smithsonian Channel - Treblinka Hitlers Killing Machine (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 16, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - Treblinka Hitlers Killing Machine (2014)

Smithsonian Channel - Treblinka Hitlers Killing Machine (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 46 mins | 1.01 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, War

Forensic archaeologist Caroline Sturdy Colls has been granted unprecedented access to excavate one of history's greatest crime scenes: Hitler's secret extermination camp in the Polish village of Treblinka. Here, between 1942 and 1943, 900,000 Jews were sent to their deaths, but for 70 years, all evidence of the camp and its victims had vanished… until now. Follow the quest to unearth the processing rooms, gas chambers, and mass graves Hitler tried to erase from existence and journey into the dark heart of the Nazi's Final Solution.

Smithsonian Channel - World War II: Final Days (2005)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 9, 2017
Smithsonian Channel - World War II: Final Days (2005)

Smithsonian Channel - World War II: Final Days (2005)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3047 Kbps | 2x~46mn | 2.18 GB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, War

- Also known as "Ten Days to Victory" - As the deadliest war in history draws to an end, the bloodshed is far from over. For ten soldiers and civilians caught in this theatre of war's final act, the last days of World War II would change their lives forever. Combining large-scale reconstructions with traditional documentary storytelling, World War II: Final Days evokes the climactic last moments of the Second World War. The program interweaves the stories of 10 very different people caught up in the liberation of Europe from the grip of Nazi terror.

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.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Japan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at March 18, 2017
DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Japan

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Japan by DK
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1465457194, 0241256755 | 408 pages | PDF | 102,7 MB

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.