History

The Rosicrucians: The History, Mythology, and Rituals of an Esoteric Order  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 11, 2017
The Rosicrucians: The History, Mythology, and Rituals of an Esoteric Order

The Rosicrucians: The History, Mythology, and Rituals of an Esoteric Order by Christopher McIntosh
English | September 1st, 1998 | ASIN: B00913W136, ISBN: 0877288933, 0877289204 | 213 Pages | EPUB | 3.43 MB

This scholarly work traces the mysterious Fraternity of the Rosy Cross, from its inception upon the discovery of Father Christian Rosenkreuz's perfectly preserved body in a seven-sided vault to present-day organizations in America. McIntosh includes a survey of Rosicrucianism in America, exploring the latter day survivals of Bacon's New Atlantis. Perfect for students of the Western Mystery tradition who want an introduction to Rosicrucianism, with good resources for further study.

Ages of Woman, Ages of Man: Sources in European Social History, 1400-1750  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 10, 2017
Ages of Woman, Ages of Man: Sources in European Social History, 1400-1750

Ages of Woman, Ages of Man: Sources in European Social History, 1400-1750 by Merry Wiesner Hanks, Monica Chojnacka
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0582418739 | 294 Pages | EPUB | 6.5 MB

The collection is organized around two main principles, stages of life and gender, and is divided into eight chapters: childhood, youth and sexuality, courtship and weddings, married life, economic life, networks and communities, and widowhood and old age.

History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Dec. 10, 2017
History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 2

History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 2 by Mordechai Feingold, Alexander Broadie
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0198803621 | 240 Pages | PDF | 1.8 MB

Volume XXIX/2 of History of Universities contains the customary mix of learned articles and book reviews which makes this publication such an indispensable tool for the historian of higher education.

Force of Nature: Essays on History and Politics of Environment  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 10, 2017
Force of Nature: Essays on History and Politics of Environment

Force of Nature: Essays on History and Politics of Environment
Routledge | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 1138095508 | 186 pages | PDF | 10.43 mb

by Sajal Nag (Editor)

Saturday Night: A Backstage History of Saturday Night Live  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 10, 2017
Saturday Night: A Backstage History of Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night: A Backstage History of Saturday Night Live by Doug Hill,‎ Jeff Weingrad
English | December 15th, 2011 | ASIN: B006MNL3K0, ISBN: 1611877091, 1611878209 | 589 Pages | EPUB | 8.77 MB

Saturday Night is the intimate history of the original Saturday Night Live, from its beginnings as an outlaw program produced by an unruly band of renegades from the comedy underground to a TV institution that made stars of John Belushi, Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Gilda Radner, Jane Curtin, Laraine Newman, Garrett Morris, Joe Piscopo and Eddie Murphy.
American Home Cooking: A Popular History (Rowman & Littlefield Studies in Food and Gastronomy)

American Home Cooking: A Popular History (Rowman & Littlefield Studies in Food and Gastronomy) by Tim Miller
English | July 16th, 2017 | ASIN: B073DNPD1B, ISBN: 1442253452 | 212 Pages | EPUB | 1.52 MB

American Home Cooking provides an answer to the question of why, in the face of all the modern technology we have for saving time, Americans still spend time in their kitchens cooking.

A History of Ireland: From the Earliest Times to 1922  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Dec. 10, 2017
A History of Ireland: From the Earliest Times to 1922

A History of Ireland: From the Earliest Times to 1922 by Edmund Curtis
English | 25 July 2002 | ISBN: 0415279496 | 400 Pages | MOBI | 876.65 KB

The Art of History: Unlocking the Past in Fiction and Nonfiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 10, 2017
The Art of History: Unlocking the Past in Fiction and Nonfiction

The Art of History: Unlocking the Past in Fiction and Nonfiction by Christopher Bram
English | July 5, 2016 | ISBN: 155597743X | EPUB | 184 pages | 1.7 MB

The Geography, Nature and History of the Tropical Pacific and its Islands  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 10, 2017
The Geography, Nature and History of the Tropical Pacific and its Islands

The Geography, Nature and History of the Tropical Pacific and its Islands By Walter M. Goldberg
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 226 Pages | ISBN : 3319695312 | 25.1 MB

This volume provides an accessible scientific introduction to the historical geography of Tropical Pacific Islands, assessing the environmental and cultural changes they have undergone and how they are affected currently by these shifts and alterations. The book emphasizes the roles of plants, animals, people, and the environment in shaping the tropical Pacific through a cross-disciplinary approach involving history, geography, biology, environmental science, and anthropology.

Japan, A History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 10, 2017
Japan, A History

Japan, A History by Noel Fairchild Busch
English | October 11th, 2017 | ASIN: B076D3H1HS, ISBN: 164019097X | 120 Pages | EPUB | 15.64 MB

Here is the story of Japan - from the mythological explanations of its birth to the rise of feudal overlords, from its isolationist policies to its emergence as a major world power, from Pearl Harbor to the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in World War II. Award-winning journalist Noel Fairchild Busch brings the country and its people vividly to life, revealing the beautiful and unusual customs, rituals, and arts of this mysterious culture.