Britain

Hope and Glory: Britain 1900-2000, Second Edition (Penguin History of Britain) 2nd Edition [Repost]

Peter Clarke, "Hope and Glory: Britain 1900-2000, Second Edition (Penguin History of Britain) 2nd Edition"
ISBN: 0141011750 | 2004 | EPUB | 512 pages | 2.33 MB
History Channel - Engineering an Empire: Britain Blood and Steel (2005)

History Channel - Engineering an Empire: Britain Blood and Steel (2005)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 10.4 Mb/s | 43 min 42 s | 3.49 GiB
Audio #1: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels, Audio #2: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

At its pinnacle, the British Empire spanned every continent and covered one quarter of the Earth's land mass. Through the centuries, the rulers of this enormous powerhouse used extraordinary engineering feats to become an industrial and military titan, loaded with riches. Some of their many pioneering accomplishments include the world's first locomotive, a superhighway of underground sewers, the imposing and grand Westminster Palace, and the most powerful and technically advanced navy in the age of sail.

Britain and the War on Terror: Policy, Strategy and Operations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 23, 2017
Britain and the War on Terror: Policy, Strategy and Operations

Warren Chin, "Britain and the War on Terror: Policy, Strategy and Operations"
2013 | ISBN-10: 075467780X | 250 pages | PDF | 1 MB

BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Tough to be Trans (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 20, 2017
BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Tough to be Trans (2017)

BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Tough to be Trans (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2657 Kbps | 19 min 59 s | 403 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Mia and Tashion are transgender escorts in high demand. But for both their source of income is also the source of turmoil.
Cameras follow them as they embark on deeply personal journeys, grappling with their own identities and relationships as they consider whether to remove a part of their bodies that makes them money.

BBC - Drugs Map of Britain: Fentanyl Deadlier Than Heroin (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 18, 2017
BBC - Drugs Map of Britain: Fentanyl Deadlier Than Heroin (2017)

BBC - Drugs Map of Britain: Fentanyl Deadlier Than Heroin (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1856 Kbps | 24 min 46 s | 358 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Fentanyl is on the rise in the UK. In this episode of Drugs Map of Britain, BBC Three explores the effect this drug has in Hull.
Fifty times stronger than heroin, the drug linked to the death of rock star Prince - but what's the reality for those addicted? It’s reported that Fentanyl has claimed the lives of at least 60 people in the last eight months. Primarily used as a pain reliever, we are introduced to those whose life it has taken control of, seeing the effects it has on users and what they will risk in order to get a hit, as well as what the authorities are doing to try and stop the circulation of the lethal drug.

BBC - Venice Biennale: Britain's New Voices (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 16, 2017
BBC - Venice Biennale: Britain's New Voices (2017)

BBC - Venice Biennale: Britain's New Voices (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2959 Kbps | 33 min 34 s | 750 MiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In this film made before the Grenfell Tower tragedy, presenter Brenda Emmanus follows a group of emerging, diverse artists as they launch the first ever Diaspora Pavilion in a Venetian palazzo during the Venice Biennale - the so-called Olympics of modern art. One of the artists we meet is 24-year-old photographer Khadija Saye, who died on 14 June in her home. We follow Khadija and the other emerging artists as they discover new art inspiration across the city, navigate networking at VIP launch parties and, most importantly, find out what the critics' and tastemakers' verdict is on the exhibition's opening night.

BBC - Majesty and Mortar Britain's Great Palaces (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 10, 2017
BBC - Majesty and Mortar Britain's Great Palaces (2014)

BBC - Majesty and Mortar Britain's Great Palaces (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2008 Kbps | 3x~58min | 3.04 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

From the Tower of London to Buckingham Palace, Dan Cruickshank tells the story of a thousand years of palace building, the mystery of why so many have vanished and the magic of the ones that survive. Royal palaces are the most magnificent buildings in our history. Often built to extraordinary levels of luxury and excess, they express the personalities of our kings and queens since 1066. From the Tower of London to Hampton Court Palace, Dan Cruickshank reveals an extraordinary story of buildings, often fortified, that cemented the monarch's claim to the throne.

BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Dangerous Infections (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 9, 2017
BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Dangerous Infections (2017)

BBC - Sex Map of Britain Series 1: Dangerous Infections (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2377 Kbps | 18 min 41 s | 340 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Health-Medical

In the last ten years diagnoses of chlamydia, gonorrhoea and syphilis have more than doubled.
BBC Three goes inside the consulting rooms of one of London’s busiest Sexual Health clinics to see if Brits pay enough attention to their sexual health. Diagnosing unexplained pain, HIV tests and removing genital warts are all in a day’s work for the ‘sex doctors’ and nurses at this East London clinic.

ITV Tonight - Undercover: Breaking into Britain (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 8, 2017
ITV Tonight - Undercover: Breaking into Britain (2017)

ITV Tonight - Undercover: Breaking into Britain (2017)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MKV/AVC @ 3334 Kbps | 22 min 59 s | 701 MiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

An undercover investigation into the booming business in fake passports and the security of Britain's borders. Jonathan Maitland travels to Greece to expose the trade in dodgy documents helping people break into Britain illegally, revealing some passports are up for sale for just £500. He also speaks to Home Office whistleblowers who have serious concerns about the policing of the borders.

BBC - Awesome Beauty: The Art of Industrial Britain (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 8, 2017
BBC - Awesome Beauty: The Art of Industrial Britain (2017)

BBC - Awesome Beauty: The Art of Industrial Britain (2017)
WEB-DL | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2290 Kbps | 58mn 24s | 1015 MiB
Audio: English AAC 93 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Lachlan Goudie explores Britain's spectacular industrial landscapes and the artists and artworks inspired by them in a passionate and thought-provoking journey that challenges our national stereotypes. Travelling the length and breadth of the UK visiting an impressive range of industrial sites from shipyards to quarries, mines to abandoned wind tunnels, steelworks to space age laboratories, Goudie builds a surprising and compelling alternative picture of Britain.