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Space Warfare & Defense

History | 20 | 30-09-2017, 20:56

Author: Bert Chapman  |  Isbn: 9781598840063  |  File size: 6MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 403  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History This timely resource provides a history of the development of space weapons and warfare strategies and a comprehensive reference guide to the growing literature on the subject. • Over 375 alphabetically organized entries covering all aspects of military space initiatives, such as...

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The Second Baron's War by John Sadler (.ePUB) (.MOBI)

History | 24 | 28-09-2017, 13:54

Requirements: ePUB or MOBI Reader, 3.35MB Overview: For two years in the mid-thirteenth century England was torn by a bloody civil war between the king and his nobles. For a short time, the country came close to unseating the monarchy, and the outcome changed the course of English history. Yet this critical episode receives far less attention than the Wars of the Roses and the English Civil Wars that followed. Genre: Non-Fiction, History, War Download link 1 Download link 2 Download link 3...

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Problems of Empiricism: Volume 2

History | 16 | 20-09-2017, 20:33

Author: Paul K. Feyerabend  |  Isbn: 9780521239646  |  File size: 17.04MB  |  Year: 1981  |  Pages: 268  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Over the past thirty years Paul Feyerabend has developed an extremely distinctive and influentical approach to problems in the philosophy of science. The most important and seminal of his published essays are collected here in two volumes, with new introductions to...

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The Ancients & the Postmoderns by Fredric Jameson (.ePUB)

History | 25 | 18-09-2017, 11:43

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 2.2 MB Overview: High modernism is now as far from us as antiquity was for the Renaissance. Such is the premise of Fredric Jameson’s major new work in which modernist works, this time in painting (Rubens) and music (Wagner and Mahler), are pitted against late-modernist ones (in film) as well as a variety of postmodern experiments (from SF to The Wire, from “Eurotrash” in opera to Altman and East German literature): all of which attempt, in their different...

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Land & Power In Late Medieval Ferrara: The Rule Of The Este, 1350-1450

History | 26 | 13-09-2017, 18:38

Author: Trevor Dean  |  Isbn: 9780521521864  |  File size: 6.3 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The least-studied state of the late medieval Italy is that of the Este family, lords (later Dukes) of the cities of Ferrara, Modena and Reggio. This book is the first modern attempt to provide a detailed analysis of the political structure of this state based on archive...

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South Sudan: A New History by Douglas H. Johnson (.ePUB)

History | 24 | 11-09-2017, 14:29

Requirements: ePUB reader, 2.8 MB Overview: Africa’s newest nation has a long history. Often considered remote and isolated from the rest of Africa, and usually associated with the violence of slavery and civil war, South Sudan has been an arena for a complex mixing of peoples, languages, and beliefs. The nation’s diversity is both its strength and a challenge as its people attempt to overcome the legacy of decades of war to build a new economic, political, and national future. Most recent...

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Jews In The Early Modern English Imagination: A Scattered Nation

History | 19 | 24-08-2017, 13:23

Author: Eva Johanna Holmberg  |  Isbn: 9781409411918  |  File size: 923.7 KB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 204  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Based on travel writings, religious history and popular literature, Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination explores the encounter between English travellers and the Jews. While literary and religious traditions created an image of Jews as untrustworthy, even...

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Hall of Mirrors by Barry Eichengreen (.PDF)

History | 29 | 21-08-2017, 17:13

Requirements: PDF Reader, Size: 3.28 Mb Overview: The two great financial crises of the past century are the Great Depression of the 1930s and the Great Recession, which began in 2008. Both occurred against the backdrop of sharp credit booms, dubious banking practices, and a fragile and unstable global financial system. When markets went into cardiac arrest in 2008, policymakers invoked the lessons of the Great Depression in attempting to avert the worst. While their response prevented a financial...

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The Soviet Union & The Arms Race

History | 36 | 16-08-2017, 19:34

Author: Mr. David Holloway  |  Isbn: 978-0300032819  |  File size: 31.3 MB  |  Year: 1984  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The Soviet Union and the Arms Race, Second Edition, 1984 by David Halloway Download book...

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The Sea Devils: Operation Struggle & The Last Great Raid Of World War Two

History | 25 | 16-08-2017, 13:02

Author: Mark Felton  |  Isbn: 9781848319943  |  File size: 3.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 334  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History July 1945. Eighteen daring young British, Australian and New Zealand special forces from a top-secret underwater warfare unit prepare to undertake three simultaneous and incredibly risky missions against the Japanese. Using four brilliantly conceived XE-craft midget...

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An Unfinished Revolution: Karl Marx & Abraham Lincoln

History | 27 | 10-08-2017, 15:30

Author: Abraham Lincoln  |  Isbn: 978-1844677221  |  File size: 4.1 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 266  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Karl Marx and Abraham Lincoln exchanged letters at the end of the Civil War, with Marx writing on behalf of the International Working Men’s Association. Although they were divided by far more than the Atlantic Ocean, they agreed on the urgency of suppressing slavery...

Download Fächer loos! U 172 im Einsatz. In den Weltmeeren von Rio bis Kapstadt. Ein Tatsachenbericht aus den Jahren 1942/43

Fächer loos! U 172 im Einsatz. In den Weltmeeren von Rio bis Kapstadt. Ein Tatsachenbericht aus den Jahren 1942/43

History | 18 | 10-08-2017, 14:52

Author: Herbert Plottke  |  Isbn: 9783790905106  |  File size: 29.07MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages:  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Bei Beginn meiner Übersetzungen der Dokumente aus Quellen der amerikanischen Marineoperationsabteilung, die die Fahrten von U-172 betreffen, waren mir als jungen Menschen, der 20 Jahre nach Ausbruch des Zweiten Weltkrieges geboren wurde, die Schrecken des U-Boot-Krieges...

Download Die Grenzen der Welt Geographische Vorstellungen der Antike

Die Grenzen der Welt Geographische Vorstellungen der Antike

History | 20 | 3-08-2017, 14:10

Author:  |  Isbn: 9783896786005  |  File size: 5MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 157  |  Language: German  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Was wusste man in der Antike von der Sahara? Wie stellte man sich die Welt jenseits der Säulen des Herakles vor? Holger Sonnabend macht auf leicht verständliche und anschauliche Weise mit den geographischen Wissen der Antike vertraut. Er beschreibt wie die Kenntnisse und Vorstellungen durch...

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The Pacific Theater in 1942

History | 40 | 2-08-2017, 12:59

Author: Charles River Editors  |  Isbn: 9781539875048  |  File size: 38.79MB  |  Year: 2016  |  Pages: 254  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the battles by participants on both sides *Includes a bibliography for further reading Those who had decoded and seen the Japanese communications in early December 1941 would not be surprised when they heard about an attack on...

Download Court Poetry In Late Medieval England & Scotland: Allegories Of Authority

Court Poetry In Late Medieval England & Scotland: Allegories Of Authority

History | 224 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Antony J. Hasler  |  Isbn: 9780521809573  |  File size: 1.6 MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 269  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "This work is a challenging examination of eight poets associated with royal courts, English and Scottish, between 1485 and 1528. Its concern is the way in which these writers engage with authority-royal, political and patronal, cultural, literary, and generic - and how...

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Kill The Tiger: Operation Rimau & The Battle For Southeast Asia

History | 214 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter and Macklin and Robert Thompson  |  Isbn: 978-0733614484  |  File size: 53 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 306  |  Language: Englisch  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Kill The Tiger: Operation Rimau And The Battle For Southeast Asia Download book...

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Inside Gitmo: The True Story Behind The Myths Of Guantanamo Bay

History | 132 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gordon Cucullu  |  Isbn: 9780061775000  |  File size: 15.8 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 9  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History The U.S. military detention center at Guantánamo Bay—known to the public as Gitmo—has been called the American Gulag, a scene of medieval horrors where innocent farmers and goat herders swept up in Afghanistan and Iraq have been sequestered, tortured, and abused for years on...

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Roman Monarchy & The Renaissance Prince

History | 190 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter Stacey  |  Isbn: 9780521205382  |  File size: 2.5 MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 361  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Beginning with a sustained analysis of Seneca's theory of monarchy in the treatise De clementia, in this 2007 text Stacey traces the formative impact of ancient Roman political philosophy upon medieval and Renaissance thinking about princely government on the Italian peninsula...

Download Daily Life In Civil War America, 2nd Edition

Daily Life In Civil War America, 2nd Edition

History | 174 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Dorothy Denneen Volo and James M. Volo  |  Isbn: 9780313366031  |  File size: 12.4 MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 397  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History "This work on the daily lives of ordinary soldiers and civilians caught up on both sides of the Civil War features about 50 B&W historical photos, posters, and illustrations, many from the authors' own collection. It offers details on food, drink,...

Download Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric To Hellenistic Times, 2nd Edition

Ancient Greece: From Prehistoric To Hellenistic Times, 2nd Edition

History | 206 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Thomas R. Martin  |  Isbn: 9780300160055  |  File size: 5 MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In this compact yet comprehensive history of ancient Greece, Thomas R. Martin brings alive Greek civilization from its Stone Age roots to the fourth century B.C. Focusing on the development of the Greek city-state and the society, culture, and architecture of Athens in its...

Download From Sit-ins To Sncc: The Student Civil Rights Movement In The 1960s

From Sit-ins To Sncc: The Student Civil Rights Movement In The 1960s

History | 105 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Iwan Morgan and Philip Davies  |  Isbn: 9780813049595  |  File size: 1.3 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 212  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History In the wake of the fiftieth anniversary of the historic sit-in at Woolworth’s lunch counter by four North Carolina A&T college students, From Sit-Ins to SNCC brings together the work of leading civil rights scholars to offer a new and groundbreaking...

Download How We Came Back: Voices From Post-katrina New Orleans

How We Came Back: Voices From Post-katrina New Orleans

History | 80 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Emily Chamlee-Wright and Nona Martin Storr  |  Isbn: 9781942951148  |  File size: 391 KB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 276  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina made landfall in southeastern Louisiana, displacing half a million people and causing more than $100 billion in damage in the Greater New Orleans region. The nation wondered how the people of New Orleans...

Download The Cambridge History Of The Book In Britain, Volume 4

The Cambridge History Of The Book In Britain, Volume 4

History | 132 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: D. F. McKenzie, John Barnard, and Maureen Bell  |  Isbn: 9781107657854  |  File size: 4.6 MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 947  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History Volume 4 of The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain covers the years between the incorporation of the Stationers' Company in 1557 and the lapsing of the Licensing Act in 1695. In a period marked by deep religious divisions, civil war and...

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The Fourth Of July: & The Founding Of America

History | 190 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Peter de Bolla  |  Isbn: 9781590202104  |  File size: 1.1 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 199  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: History This enlightening exploration of the ritual celebration and mythology of America's birthday offers a fascinating window into the history of our nation and our people. The United States is a nation that touts its diversity, but there is one tradition that all Americans love...

Download Spiritual Seeing: Picturing God's Invisibility In Medieval Art (the Middle Ages Series)

Spiritual Seeing: Picturing God's Invisibility In Medieval Art (the Middle Ages Series)

History | 145 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Herbert L. Kessler  |  Isbn: 9780812235609  |  File size: 67.4 MB  |  Year: 2000  |  Pages: 292  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: History If we cannot see God with our own eyes, for what purpose do we picture God in art? During the Middle Ages, the Second Commandment's warning against idolatry was largely set aside as the power of images became boldly and visibly evident. By the twelfth century, one...

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