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.

Making Cinelandia: American Films and Mexican Film Culture before the Golden Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 12, 2017
Making Cinelandia: American Films and Mexican Film Culture before the Golden Age

Making Cinelandia: American Films and Mexican Film Culture before the Golden Age by Laura Isabel Serna
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0822356414, 0822356538 | 336 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 12, 2017
PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)

PBS - American Masters: Jacques Pepin: The Art of Craft (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2399 Kbps | 53min 10s | 965 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Discover the story of Chef Jacques Pépin, a young immigrant whose American journey took him through the kitchens of Howard Johnson's, bringing his commitment to great taste and craftsmanship to American food. With his landmark cookbooks and television shows, he ushered in a new era in American food culture.

Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at June 8, 2017
Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War [Audiobook]

Enduring Vietnam: An American Generation and Its War [Audiobook] by James Wright
English | April 4, 2017 | ASIN: B06XT4JGMX, ISBN: 1538414201, 1538414198 | MP3@64 kbps | 15 hrs 33 mins | 427 MB
Narrator: Malcolm Hillgartner

The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 30, 2017
The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture

The Afro-Latin@ Experience in Contemporary American Literature and Culture: Engaging Blackness by Jill Toliver Richardson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319319205 | 170 Pages | PDF | 2.9 MB

This book examines contemporary Afro-Latin@ literature and its depiction of the multifaceted identity encompassing the separate identifications of Americans and the often-conflicting identities of blacks and Latin@s.

Pixar's America: The Re-Animation of American Myths and Symbols  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 30, 2017
Pixar's America: The Re-Animation of American Myths and Symbols

Pixar's America: The Re-Animation of American Myths and Symbols by Dietmar Meinel
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319316338 | 240 Pages | PDF | 3.7 MB

This book examines the popular and critically acclaimed films of Pixar Animation Studios in their cultural and historical context.

The Racial Glass Ceiling: Subordination in American Law and Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at May 30, 2017
The Racial Glass Ceiling: Subordination in American Law and Culture

The Racial Glass Ceiling: Subordination in American Law and Culture by Roy L. Brooks
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0300223307 | 256 pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB
Race Still Matters : The Reality of African American Lives and the Myth of Postracial Society

Race Still Matters :
The Reality of African American Lives and the Myth of Postracial Society

by Yuya Kiuchi
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1438462735 | 414 Pages | PDF | 3.1 MB