American Ambitions

PBS The Great American Read - The Great American Read Launch Special (2018)

PBS The Great American Read - The Great American Read Launch Special (2018)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4500 Kbps | 1 h 51 min | 3.61 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

The countrys 100 favorite novels are announced in a two-hour celebration of reading, hosted by Meredith Vieira. Celebrities, authors, and book lovers reveal the novels that have affected their lives. The national vote gets under way, to decide Americas Best-Loved Novel.

Jim Brown: The Fierce Life of an American Hero (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at April 4, 2018
Jim Brown: The Fierce Life of an American Hero (Repost)

Mike Freeman, "Jim Brown: The Fierce Life of an American Hero"
2007 | pages: 318 | ISBN: 0060776838 | PDF | 2,9 mb
First Ladies of the Republic: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dolley Madison, and the Creation of an Iconic American Role

Jeanne E. Abrams, "First Ladies of the Republic: Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Dolley Madison, and the Creation of an Iconic American Role"
ISBN: 147988653X | 2018 | EPUB | 328 pages | 2 MB
American Authors - Oh, What A Life (2014) [Official Digital Download]

American Authors - Oh, What A Life (2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 36:58 minutes | 472 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

The highly-anticipated debut album from Brooklyn indie pop-rockers American Authors includes the band's breakout single "Best Day Of My Life", a top 20 worldwide hit and a number one song on Billboard's Adult Pop Songs chart. The single has been used in commercials and film trailers in several countries and helped propel the band to stardom, setting up expectations for this album.
Advocacy and Objectivity: A Crisis in the Professionalization of American Social Science, 1865-1905

Advocacy and Objectivity: A Crisis in the Professionalization of American Social Science, 1865-1905 by Mary Furner
English | 15 Aug. 2010 | ISBN: 1412814529 | 408 Pages | AZW3 | 643.34 KB

Freedom Just Around the Corner: A New American History, 1585-1828  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Feb. 1, 2018
Freedom Just Around the Corner: A New American History, 1585-1828

Freedom Just Around the Corner: A New American History, 1585-1828 by Walter A. McDougall
English | April 5, 2005 | ISBN: 0060197897, 0060957557 | EPUB | 656 pages | 2.2 MB

Trump: An American Dream (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 12, 2018
Trump: An American Dream (2017)

Trump: An American Dream (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1656 Kbps | 4x~47min | 2.81 GiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Biography

An epic exploration of Donald Trump's extraordinary life: a story of audacious deals, enormous gambles, catastrophic misjudgements, wives, mistresses, ego, dynastic ambitions, politics and celebrity.

The Dead March : A History of the Mexican-American War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 30, 2017
The Dead March : A History of the Mexican-American War

The Dead March : A History of the Mexican-American War
by Peter Guardino
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0674972341 | 513 Pages | PDF | 38 MB
Militarism in a Global Age: Naval Ambitions in Germany and the United States before World War I

Militarism in a Global Age: Naval Ambitions in Germany and the United States before World War I (The United States in the World) by Dirk Bönker
2012 | ISBN: 0801450403 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 3 MB

India in the American Imaginary, 1780s-1880s (The New Urban Atlantic)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Nov. 16, 2017
India in the American Imaginary, 1780s-1880s (The New Urban Atlantic)

India in the American Imaginary, 1780s-1880s (The New Urban Atlantic) by Anupama Arora
English | 13 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319623338 | 318 Pages | PDF | 3.22 MB

This book seeks to frame the “the idea of India” in the American imaginary within a transnational lens that is attentive to global flows of goods, people, and ideas within the circuits of imperial and maritime economies in nineteenth century America (roughly 1780s-1880s).