Civilization 2013

TTC Video - Foundations of Western Civilization [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Aug. 16, 2017
TTC Video - Foundations of Western Civilization [repost]

TTC Video - Foundations of Western Civilization
Course No. 370 | English | AVI | 640 x 432 | XviD ~526 kbps | 29.970 fps
MP3 | 128 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 23:46:15 | 7.03 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Culture, History

You can discover the essential nature, evolution, and perceptions of Western civilization from its humble beginnings in the great river valleys of Iraq and Egypt to the dawn of the modern world. With these 48 lectures on the people, places, ideas, and events that make up The Foundations of Western Civilization, award-winning scholar and teacher Thomas F. X. Noble of the University of Notre Dame invites you to explore the vast and rich territory of Western civilization.

TTC Video - Foundations of Eastern Civilization [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Aug. 15, 2017
TTC Video - Foundations of Eastern Civilization [repost]

TTC Video - Foundations of Eastern Civilization
Course No. 3630 | English | MP4 + PDF Guide | 640 x 360 | XviD ~1169 kbps | 29.970 fps
MPEG Audio | 128 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 23:27:01 | 12.8 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Culture, History

So much of our historical knowledge is rooted in Western civilization, from the stories of ancient Greece and Rome to the intellectual developments of the Renaissance. But this history tells only part of the story of our global world. Eastern civilization has its own fascinating story, with consequences that matter deeply to our lives today.

Arte - The Frozen Tombs of Mongolia (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Aug. 11, 2017
Arte - The Frozen Tombs of Mongolia (2013)

Arte - The Frozen Tombs of Mongolia (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 52 min 29 s | 1.16 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

In the frozen steppes of the Altai, a Franco-Mongolian archeological expedition prepares to excavate the tombs of Eastern Scythian warriors, some 2,300 years old. The Scythians’ ritual practices of deep burial of the dead, in combination with extreme climatic conditions, mean the scientists may discover the last frozen tombs on the planet, and thus elucidate the mysteries surrounding nomadic horsemen. Who were they? How did they live? How did they die? What were the beliefs and funeral rites of the Eastern Scythians? An investigative thriller which throws new light on a forgotten civilization.

The Foundations of Western Civilization [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 10, 2017
The Foundations of Western Civilization [Audiobook]

The Foundations of Western Civilization [Audiobook] by The Great Courses
English | July 8th, 2013 | ASIN: B00DTO4Z0A | MP3@96 kbps + 4xPDF (178-pages Guidebook) | 24 hrs 54 mins | 1.00 GB
Narrator: Professor Thomas F. X. Noble

What is Western civilization? According to Professor Noble, it is "much more than human and political geography," encompassing myriad forms of political and institutional structures - from monarchies to participatory republics - and its own traditions of political discourse. It involves choices about who gets to participate in any given society and the ways in which societies have resolved the tension between individual self-interest and the common good.
Foundations of Western Civilization II: A History of the Modern Western World [Audiobook]

Foundations of Western Civilization II: A History of the Modern Western World [Audiobook] by The Great Courses
English | July 8th, 2013 | ASIN: B00DTO6KWQ | MP3@32 kbps + PDF (234-pages Guidebook) | 24 hrs 38 mins | 343.97 MB
Narrator: Professor Robert Bucholz

Beginning with the Renaissance, the culture of the West exploded. Over the next 600 years, rapid innovations in philosophy, technology, economics, military affairs, and politics allowed what had once been a cultural backwater left by the collapse of the Roman Empire to dominate the world.

Gedeon - China the Beginning: China's Origins (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 9, 2017
Gedeon - China the Beginning: China's Origins (2013)

Gedeon - China the Beginning: China's Origins (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3023 Kbps | 3x~49min | 3.37 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

China is the only civilization that continues to hold sway throughout its entire territory as defined by its ancient borders. This three-part series retraces almost 2,000 years of Chinese ancient history – a period that holds vital clues to understanding how this powerful nation was built. Many people forget that during the heyday of the Christian era, China was already a highly developed country. In this fascinating program we will focus on the heart of one of the most mysterious countries in the world. Witness the evolution of civilization and visit the places where the dignitaries are buried, also visit the mausoleum of China's first emperor Qin Shi Huang Di.
Islamic Civilization in South Asia: A History of Muslim Power and Presence in the Indian Subcontinent (Repost)

Burjor Avari, "Islamic Civilization in South Asia: A History of Muslim Power and Presence in the Indian Subcontinent"
2013 | pages: 346 | ISBN: 0415580625 | PDF | 3,4 mb

National Geographic - Saving Egypt's Oldest Pyramid (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 6, 2017
National Geographic - Saving Egypt's Oldest Pyramid (2013)

National Geographic - Saving Egypt's Oldest Pyramid (2013)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MP4/AVC @ 2008 Kbps | 44 min 58 s | 689 MB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

The Step Pyramid of Saqqara, in the desert south of Cairo, is a keystone in the history of civilization. But it is falling apart, ravaged by looters, earthquakes and the erosive force of 4600 years of time. For five years, a team of British and Egyptian experts have been urgently at work to rescue this prototype for all the Egyptian pyramids. Can they win the race to save the precious pyramid and preserve its secrets and treasures?

Dust: an Elysian Tail (2013)  Games

Posted by Lebedev30 at July 4, 2017
Dust: an Elysian Tail (2013)

Dust: an Elysian Tail (2013)
PC Game/Mac | Developer: Humble Hearts LLC | 2.4 GB
Languages: English
Rating: PEGI Rating: 7+
Version GOG: 2.0.0.2/1.0.0.4
Genre: Adventure - Role-playing - Platformer

Battle Worlds Kronos + DLC Trains (2013)  Games

Posted by Lebedev30 at June 15, 2017
Battle Worlds Kronos + DLC Trains (2013)

Battle Worlds Kronos + DLC Trains (2013)
PC Game/Linux | Developer: KING Art Games / Nordic Games | 1.5 GB
Languages: English
Version GOG: 2.2.0.9/2.1.0.6
Genre: Strategy - Turn-based - Sci-fi