Entertaining America

Dunmore's New World: The Extraordinary Life of a Royal Governor in Revolutionary America

James Corbett David, "Dunmore's New World: The Extraordinary Life of a Royal Governor in Revolutionary America–With Jacobites, Counterfeiters, Land Schemes, Shipwrecks, Scalping, Indian Politics, Runaway Slaves, and Two Illegal Royal Weddings (Early American Histories)"
ISBN: 0813934249, 0813937647 | 2013 | EPUB | 280 pages | 2 MB
Chess Opening Names: The Fascinating & Entertaining History Behind The First Few Moves

Nathan Rose, "Chess Opening Names: The Fascinating & Entertaining History Behind The First Few Moves"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0473396734 | 230 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Feb. 3, 2018
Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America

Gangsters to Governors : The New Bosses of Gambling in America
by David Clary
English | 2017 | ISBN: 081358454X | 344 Pages | PDF | 1.66 MB

Sweet as Sin: The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America's Favorite Pleasure  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 21, 2018
Sweet as Sin: The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America's Favorite Pleasure

Sweet as Sin: The Unwrapped Story of How Candy Became America's Favorite Pleasure by Susan Benjamin
English | March 15th, 2016 | ASIN: B0138NKJZG, ISBN: 1633881407 | 315 pages | EPUB | 9.14 MB

here's more to candy than its sugary taste. As this book shows, candy has a remarkable history, most of it sweet, some of it bitter. The author, a food historian and candy expert, tells the whole story—from the harvesting of the marshmallow plant in ancient Egypt to the mass-produced candy innovations of the twentieth century.

Conflicts of Fitness: Islam, America, and Evolutionary Psychology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 29, 2017
Conflicts of Fitness: Islam, America, and Evolutionary Psychology

Conflicts of Fitness: Islam, America, and Evolutionary Psychology by A.S. Amin
English | December 8, 2015 | ISBN: 1483442845 | EPUB | 154 pages | 0.3 MB

The Season: The Secret Life Of Palm Beach And America's Richest Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Dec. 29, 2017
The Season: The Secret Life Of Palm Beach And America's Richest Society

The Season: The Secret Life Of Palm Beach And America's Richest Society by Ronald Kessler
English | December 28, 2010 (1999) | ISBN: 0060193913, 0061098426 | EPUB | 336 pages | 9.8 MB

The House in Good Taste: Design Advice from America's First Interior Decorator  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 28, 2017
The House in Good Taste: Design Advice from America's First Interior Decorator

The House in Good Taste: Design Advice from America's First Interior Decorator by Elsie de Wolfe
English | October 23rd, 2017 | ASIN: B0775P4NQ4, ISBN: 0486819272 | 336 Pages | EPUB | 50.87 MB

"Good taste can be developed in anyone, just as surely as good manners are possible to anyone. And good taste is as necessary as good manners," declared Elsie de Wolfe, the "first lady" of American interior design. Although de Wolfe decorated the homes of wealthy, socially prominent clients, she always maintained that her vision of elegant but comfortable living is attainable to all.
Cooking at Home With Bridget & Julia: The TV Hosts of America's Test Kitchen Share Their Favorite Recipes for Feeding Family

Cooking at Home With Bridget & Julia: The TV Hosts of America's Test Kitchen Share Their Favorite Recipes for Feeding Family and Friends by America's Test Kitchen
English | October 31st, 2017 | ASIN: B01N6YSS49, ISBN: 1945256168 | 192 Pages | EPUB | 412.93 MB

For the first time, Julia Collin Davison and Bridget Lancaster, the beloved stars of America's Test Kitchen and Cook's Country public television shows, get personal and pull back the curtain on their lives, their families, and the recipes they like to cook when they are off camera.

In the Looking Glass: Mirrors and Identity in Early America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 22, 2018
In the Looking Glass: Mirrors and Identity in Early America

Rebecca K. Shrum, "In the Looking Glass: Mirrors and Identity in Early America"
2017 | ISBN-10: 142142312X | 232 pages | PDF | 19 MB
The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption and the American Family (Politics and Culture in Modern America)

The Best Possible Immigrants: International Adoption and the American Family (Politics and Culture in Modern America) by Rachel Rains Winslow
English | April 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B06Y3NVWT9, ISBN: 0812249100 | 313 Pages | EPUB | 1.43 MB

Prior to World War II, international adoption was virtually unknown, but in the twenty-first century, it has become a common practice, touching almost every American. How did the adoption of foreign children by U.S. families become an essential part of American culture in such a short period of time? Rachel Rains Winslow investigates this question, following the trail from Europe to South Korea and then to Vietnam.