Colonial Leaders

Constructing Mexico City: Colonial Conflicts over Culture, Space, and Authority  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Oct. 22, 2014
Constructing Mexico City: Colonial Conflicts over Culture, Space, and Authority

Constructing Mexico City: Colonial Conflicts over Culture, Space, and Authority by Sharon Bailey Glasco
Palgrave Macmillan; 1 edition | June 15, 2010 | English | ISBN: 0230619576 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Constructing Mexico City: Colonial Conflicts over Culture, Space, and Authority examines the spatial, material, and cultural dimensions of life in eighteenth-century Mexico City, through programs that colonial leaders created to renovate and reshape urban environments.

Love Canal: A Toxic History from Colonial Times to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at April 23, 2017
Love Canal: A Toxic History from Colonial Times to the Present

Richard S. Newman, "Love Canal: A Toxic History from Colonial Times to the Present"
English | ISBN: 0195374835 | 2016 | 328 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Victoria Falls and Colonial Imagination in British Southern Africa: Turning Water into Gold (African Histories and Modernities)

Victoria Falls and Colonial Imagination in British Southern Africa: Turning Water into Gold (African Histories and Modernities) by Andrea L. Arrington-Sirois
English | 12 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 1137596910 | 291 Pages | PDF | 3.06 MB

This is the first full- length historical analysis of Victoria Falls. The text offers a critical examination of Victoria Falls providing new insight into the British Southern African project and reveals how Victoria Falls became one of the first modern African tourist destinations. This book makes a case for a critical reading of Victoria Falls as much more than a localized natural wonder.

Big Men, Little People: The Leaders Who Defined Africa  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 8, 2017
Big Men, Little People: The Leaders Who Defined Africa

Big Men, Little People: The Leaders Who Defined Africa by Alec Russell
English | 2000 | ISBN: 081477542X, 9780814775424, B00DYSFAUU | 256 Pages | EPUB | 413.19 KB

Singapore: Unlikely Power  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 21, 2017
Singapore: Unlikely Power

John Curtis Perry, "Singapore: Unlikely Power"
English | ISBN: 0190469501 | 2017 | 360 pages | PDF | 4 MB
Flight of the Eagle: The Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership(Repost)

Flight of the Eagle: The Grand Strategies That Brought America from Colonial Dependence to World Leadership by Conrad Black
English | 2013 | ISBN: 159403673X | 824 Pages | EPUB | 2.40 MB

Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500–1800  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Dec. 9, 2016
Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500–1800

Indigenous Elites and Creole Identity in Colonial Mexico, 1500–1800
by Peter B. Villella
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107129036 | 368 Pages | True PDF | 6.52 MB

Modern Mexico derives many of its richest symbols of national heritage and identity from the Aztec legacy, even as it remains a predominantly Spanish-speaking, Christian society.
Turning Points-Actual and Alternate Histories: Colonial America from Settlement to the Revolution (repost)

Turning Points-Actual and Alternate Histories: Colonial America from Settlement to the Revolution by Rodney Carlisle
English | 21 Sept. 2006 | ISBN: 1851098275 | 288 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

This entry in ABC-CLIO's exciting series Turning Points–Actual and Alternate Histories covers the development of the original 13 states, from first European contact up to the Revolutionary War. Using the fascinating tool of alternate history–postulating the course of events, had one key fact been different–the book engages students' imaginations and critical thinking skills.

American Religious Leaders: American Biographies  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 1, 2016
American Religious Leaders: American Biographies

American Religious Leaders: American Biographies by Timothy L. Hall
English | 30 Nov. 2002 | ISBN: 0816045348 | 449 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

American Religious Leaders traces the history of American religion through the lives of its leaders. More than 250 entries explore America's religious and spiritual leaders from colonial times to today.
Rwanda Before the Genocide: Catholic Politics and Ethnic Discourse in the Late Colonial Era

Rwanda Before the Genocide: Catholic Politics and Ethnic Discourse in the Late Colonial Era by J.J. Carney
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0199982279 | 358 pages | PDF | 2 MB