Britain

Victorian Freaks: The Social Context of Freakery in Britain [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 20, 2017
Victorian Freaks: The Social Context of Freakery in Britain [Audiobook]

Victorian Freaks: The Social Context of Freakery in Britain [Audiobook] by Marlene Tromp
English | June 2nd, 2017 | ASIN: B0719T5JMG, ISBN: 081425246X | MP3@64 kbps | 14 hrs 28 mins | 399.01 MB
Narrators: Fred Humberstone

While "freaks" have captivated our imagination since well before the 19th century, the Victorians flocked to shows featuring dancing dwarves, bearded ladies, "missing links", and six-legged sheep. Indeed, this period has been described by Rosemarie Garland-Thomson as the epoch of "consolidation" for freakery: an era of social change, enormously popular freak shows, and taxonomic frenzy.

Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 18, 2017
Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain [Audiobook]

Marc Morris, Derek Perkins (Narrator), "Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain"
ASIN: B06XSS9M5G, ISBN: 1515963896 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~09:18:00 | 263 MB

Ancient Wonderings: Journeys into Prehistoric Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 18, 2017
Ancient Wonderings: Journeys into Prehistoric Britain

James Canton, "Ancient Wonderings: Journeys into Prehistoric Britain"
ISBN: 0008175209 | 2017 | EPUB | 344 pages | 13 MB
America, Britain and Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons Programme, 1974-1980: A Dream of Nightmare Proportions

America, Britain and Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons Programme, 1974-1980: A Dream of Nightmare Proportions (Security, Conflict and Cooperation in the Contemporary World) by Malcolm M. Craig
English | 18 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319518798 | 332 Pages | PDF | 5.3 MB

This book analyses US and UK efforts to shut down Pakistan’s nuclear programme in the 1970s, between the catalytic Indian nuclear test of May 1974 and the decline of sustained non-proliferation activity from mid-1979 onwards. It is a tale of cooperation between Washington and London, but also a story of divisions and disputes.

Britain - Guide 2017  Magazines

Posted by Torries at July 16, 2017
Britain - Guide 2017

Britain - Guide 2017
English | 188 pages | True PDF | 52 MB

The Darkest Days: The Truth Behind Britain's Rush to War, 1914 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 16, 2017
The Darkest Days: The Truth Behind Britain's Rush to War, 1914 [Repost]

Douglas Newton - The Darkest Days: The Truth Behind Britain's Rush to War, 1914
Published: 2014-08-12 | ISBN: 1781683506, 1781688168 | EPUB + MOBI | 416 pages | 2.09 MB

Kenya and Britain after Independence: Beyond Neo-Colonialism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 15, 2017
Kenya and Britain after Independence: Beyond Neo-Colonialism

Kenya and Britain after Independence: Beyond Neo-Colonialism By Poppy Cullen
English | PDF | 2017 | 280 Pages | ISBN : 3319562754 | 2.4 MB

This book explores British post-colonial foreign policy towards Kenya from 1963 to 1980. It reveals the extent and nature of continued British government influence in Kenya after independence. It argues that this was not simply about neo-colonialism, and Kenya’s elite had substantial agency to shape the relationship. The first section addresses how policy was made and the role of High Commissions and diplomacy.

BBC - Drugs Map of Britain Part 8: Belfast Buds (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 2, 2017
BBC - Drugs Map of Britain Part 8: Belfast Buds (2017)

BBC - Drugs Map of Britain Part 8: Belfast Buds (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2723 Kbps | 30 min 33 s | 631 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Health-Medical

Director Adam Patterson follows the lives of young people in Northern Ireland who are abusing prescription medication.

Britain's Last Frontier: A Journey Along the Highland Line  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 2, 2017
Britain's Last Frontier: A Journey Along the Highland Line

Alistair Moffat, "Britain's Last Frontier: A Journey Along the Highland Line"
ISBN: 1841588296 | 2012 | EPUB | 352 pages | 3 MB

West Indian Intellectuals in Britain (Studies in Imperialism)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at July 2, 2017
West Indian Intellectuals in Britain (Studies in Imperialism)

West Indian Intellectuals in Britain (Studies in Imperialism) by Bill Schwarz
English | Apr. 3, 2004 | ISBN: 0719064740 | 273 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Caribbean migration to Britain brought many new things–new music, new foods, new styles. It brought new ways of thinking too. This lively, innovative book explores the intellectual ideas which the West Indians brought with them to Britain.