American Masters And Champions

PBS American Masters - Cachao: Uno Mas (2010) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 27, 2016
PBS American Masters - Cachao: Uno Mas (2010) [Repost]

PBS American Masters - Cachao: Uno Mas (2010)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3093 Kbps | 1h 24mn | 2.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

The Grammy-winning bassist Israel "Cachao" Lopez died in Coral Gables, Florida in March 2008, almost 90-years old. A maestro of legendary status and ultimately considered one of the greatest Afro-Cuban musicians of all time, he had made his home in the United States for the past four decades. American Masters pays tribute to the Father of Mambo in the series' bilingual film, Cachao: Uno Mas.
Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series)

Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series) y Courtney R. Baker
English | August 30th, 2015 | ASIN: B0145TAPLU, ISBN: 0252039483, 0252082990 | 160 pages | EPUB | 2.09 MB

In the history of black America, the image of the mortal, wounded, and dead black body has long been looked at by others from a safe distance. Courtney Baker questions the relationship between the spectator and victim and urges viewers to move beyond the safety of the "gaze" to cultivate a capacity for humane insight toward representations of human suffering.

American Tianxia : Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 16, 2018
American Tianxia : Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History

American Tianxia :
Chinese Money, American Power, and the End of History

by Salvatore Babones
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1447336801 | 96 Pages | PDF | 5 MB
Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)

Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture) by Mia E. Bay,‎ Farah J. Griffin,‎ Martha S. Jones,‎ Barbara D. Savage
English | April 13th, 2015 | ASIN: B00UFWBAHU, ISBN: 146962091X | 312 pages | EPUB | 2.32 MB

Despite recent advances in the study of black thought, black women intellectuals remain often neglected. This collection of essays by fifteen scholars of history and literature establishes black women's places in intellectual history by engaging the work of writers, educators, activists, religious leaders, and social reformers in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean.
Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans (Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace)

Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans (Studies in Conflict, Diplomacy, and Peace) by James W. Pardew
English | December 15th, 2017 | ASIN: B06W2N6J9J, ISBN: 081317435X | 424 pages | EPUB | 8.89 MB

The wars that accompanied the breakup of Yugoslavia in the 1990s were the deadliest European conflicts since World War II. The violence escalated to the point of genocide when, over the course of ten days in July 1995, Serbian troops under the command of General Ratko Mladic murdered 8,000 unarmed men and boys who had sought refuge at a UN safe-haven in Srebrenica.
African American Atheists and Political Liberation: A Study of the Sociocultural Dynamics of Faith (Repost)

Michael Lackey, "African American Atheists and Political Liberation: A Study of the Sociocultural Dynamics of Faith"
2007 | pages: 184 | ISBN: 0813030358 | PDF | 1,0 mb
The Billionaire's Apprentice: The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and The Fall of The Galleon Hedge Fund

Anita Raghavan, "The Billionaire's Apprentice: The Rise of The Indian-American Elite and The Fall of The Galleon Hedge Fund"
2013 | ISBN-10: 1455504025, 1455504017 | 512 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel [Audiobook]

Wolf Boys: Two American Teenagers and Mexico's Most Dangerous Drug Cartel [Audiobook] by Dan Slater
English | September 13th, 2016 | ASIN: B01KBD4OCA | MP3@64 kbps | 10 hrs 24 mins | 286.79 MB
Narrator: Pete Simonelli

The story of two American teens recruited as killers for a Mexican cartel and their pursuit by a Mexican American detective who realizes the War on Drugs is unwinnable.
Exploring the Next Frontier: Vietnam, NASA, Star Trek and Utopia in 1960s and 70s American Myth and History

Matthew Wilhelm Kapell, "Exploring the Next Frontier: Vietnam, NASA, Star Trek and Utopia in 1960s and 70s American Myth and History"
2016 | ISBN-10: 1138188573 | 238 pages | PDF | 3 MB

American Masters S32E01  TV Series

Posted by Tavaz at Jan. 29, 2018
American Masters S32E01

American Masters S32E01
HDTV | MKV | 1280x720 | English | H264 @ 2107 kbps | AC-3 @ 384 kbps | 1 h 53 min | 1.98 GiB
Subtitles: English
Genre: Documentary

American Masters is a PBS television show which produces biographies on artists, actors and writers of the United States who have left a profound impact on the nation's popular culture. It is produced by WNET in New York City. The …