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.

American Masters: Inventing David Geffen (2012)  Video

Posted by ParRus at June 18, 2013
American Masters: Inventing David Geffen (2012)

American Masters: Inventing David Geffen (2012)
HDTV-Rip | English | AVI | 640 x 360 | AVC ~1261 Kbps | 29.970 fps
MP3 | 128 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 1h 53mn | 1.11 GB
Genre: Documentary

David Geffen's far-reaching influence - as agent, manager, record industry mogul, Hollywood and Broadway producer, and philanthropist - has helped shape American popular culture for the past four decades. Notoriously press and camera-shy, Geffen reveals himself for the first time in this new two-hour documentary
PBS American Masters - John James Audubon: Drawn From Nature (2006)

PBS American Masters - John James Audubon: Drawn From Nature (2006)
HDTV | English | MKV (H264) 29.970 fps 2280 Kbps | 1280x720 | AC3 384 Kbps 48.0 khz | 53mn 27s | 1.02 GB
Genre: Documentary

The story of John James Audubon is a dramatic and surprising one. He saw more of the North American continent than virtually anyone of his time, and came to stand for America - the America of wilderness and wild things. Audubon was a self-taught artist and a self-made man whose life was rife with action and contradiction.
The Twenty-first Century African American Novel and the Critique of Whiteness in Everyday Life

The Twenty-first Century African American Novel and the Critique of Whiteness in Everyday Life: Blackness as Strategy for Social Change by E. Lâle Demirtürk
2016 | ISBN: 1498534821 | English | 314 pages | PDF | 2 MB

American Immigration and Citizenship : A Documentary History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 12, 2017
American Immigration and Citizenship : A Documentary History

American Immigration and Citizenship : A Documentary History
by John R. Vile
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1442270195 | 308 Pages | True PDF | 1.92 MB

One of the most contentious issues in America today is the status of immigration. American Immigration and Citizenship shows that this issue is far from new.

As Moscow Sees Us: American Politics and Society in the Soviet Mindset (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Jan. 11, 2017
As Moscow Sees Us: American Politics and Society in the Soviet Mindset (Repost)

As Moscow Sees Us: American Politics and Society in the Soviet Mindset by Richard M. Mills
English | 1990 | ISBN:0195062604 | 320 Pages | PDF | 15.04 MB

Modern Acting: The Lost Chapter of American Film and Theatre (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 10, 2017
Modern Acting: The Lost Chapter of American Film and Theatre (Repost)

Cynthia Baron, "Modern Acting: The Lost Chapter of American Film and Theatre"
English | ISBN: 1137406542 | 2016 | 300 pages | PDF | 5 MB

After Camp: Portraits in Midcentury Japanese American Life and Politics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Jan. 8, 2017
After Camp: Portraits in Midcentury Japanese American Life and Politics

After Camp: Portraits in Midcentury Japanese American Life and Politics by Greg Robinson
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0520271580, 0520271599 | 328 pages | EPUB | 1,4 MB

PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 6, 2017
PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)

PBS - American Masters: By Sidney Lumet (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2032 Kbps | 1h 54mn | 1.96 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Film legend Sidney Lumet (1924-2011) tells his own story in a never before seen interview shot in 2008 produced by the late filmmaker Daniel Anker. With candor, humor and grace, Lumet reveals what matters to him as an artist and as a human being. The documentary film features clips from Lumet's films - 44 films made in 50 years - including 12 Angry men, The Fugitive Kind, Serpico, to name only a very few.

PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 4, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)

PBS - American Masters: Eero Saarinen (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2544 Kbps | 53mn 41s | 1.12 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Explore the life of Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen, whose visionary buildings include St. Louis' Gateway Arch and the General Motors Technical Center in Michigan. Travel with his son, as he showcases the architect's body of timeless work, which continues to inspire amongst renewed interest in 20th-century architects and artists who exploded the constraints of the past to create a robust and daring American aesthetic.