Forts in America

Forts in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at April 4, 2016
Forts in America

Forts in America
Charles Scribner's Sons | 1964 | ISBN: 068412890X | English | 74 pages | PDF | 10.8 MB
Zen Odyssey: The Story Of Sokei-an, Ruth Fuller Sasaki, And The Birth Of Zen In America

Janica Anderson, Steven Zahavi Schwartz, "Zen Odyssey: The Story Of Sokei-an, Ruth Fuller Sasaki, And The Birth Of Zen In America"
ISBN: 1614292582 | 2018 | EPUB | 384 pages | 4 MB

Religion in America: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 18, 2018
Religion in America: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)

Religion in America: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) by Timothy Beal
English | July 29th, 2008 | ASIN: B00JN66MLS, ISBN: 0195321073 | 145 pages | EPUB | 2.15 MB

It's hard to think of a single aspect of American culture, past or present, in which religion has not played a major role. The roles religion plays, moreover, become more bewilderingly complex and diverse every day. For all those who want–whether out of curiosity, necessity, or civic duty–a vivid picture and fuller understanding of the current reality of religion in America, this Very Short Introduction is the go-to book they need.

Affluence and Influence: Economic Inequality and Political Power in America (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 18, 2018
Affluence and Influence: Economic Inequality and Political Power in America (repost)

Martin Gilens, "Affluence and Influence: Economic Inequality and Political Power in America"
English | ISBN: 0691153973 | 2012 | EPUB, PDF | 352 pages | 6 + 2 MB
Mainstream and Margins Revisited: Sixty Years of Commentary on Minorities in America

Mainstream and Margins Revisited: Sixty Years of Commentary on Minorities in America by Peter Isaac Rose
2017 | ISBN: 1412864291 | English | 358 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America [Audiobook]

John Nichols,‎ Matt Kugler (Narrator),‎ "Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America"
ASIN: B078MHPG64 | 2018 | MP3@64 kbps | ~12:03:00 | 346 MB

Sam Walton: Made in America [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 15, 2018
Sam Walton: Made in America [Audiobook]

Sam Walton,‎‎ John Huey, Henry Strozier (Narrator), "Sam Walton: Made in America"
ASIN: B078RKW8TW | 2018 | MP3@64 kbps | ~10:31:00 | 299 MB
Cuban Revolution in America: Havana and the Making of a United States Left, 1968–1992

Teishan A. Latner, "Cuban Revolution in America: Havana and the Making of a United States Left, 1968–1992"
English | ISBN: 1469635461 | 2018 | EPUB | 368 pages | 4,7 MB

White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 14, 2018
White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America [Audiobook]

White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America [Audiobook] by Joan C. Williams
English | June 27th, 2017 | ASIN: B072N9NBN8, ISBN: 1538470446 | MP3@64 kbps | 3 hrs 28 mins | 95.75 MB
Narrator: Liisa Ivary

Around the world, populist movements are gaining traction among the white working class. Meanwhile, members of the professional elite - journalists, managers, and establishment politicians - are on the outside looking in, left to argue over the reasons. In White Working Class, Joan C. Williams, described as having "something approaching rock star status" by the New York Times, explains why so much of the elite's analysis of the white working class is misguided, rooted in class cluelessness.

Striking Distance: Bruce Lee and the Dawn of Martial Arts in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 13, 2018
Striking Distance: Bruce Lee and the Dawn of Martial Arts in America

Striking Distance: Bruce Lee and the Dawn of Martial Arts in America by Charles Russo
English | July 1st, 2016 | ASIN: B01G4M9OU4, ISBN: 0803269609 | 264 pages | EPUB | 2.46 MB

In the spring of 1959, eighteen-year-old Bruce Lee returned to San Francisco, the city of his birth, and quickly inserted himself into the West Coast’s fledgling martial arts culture. Even though Asian fighting styles were widely unknown to mainstream America, Bruce encountered a robust fight culture in a San Francisco Bay area that was populated with talented and trailblazing practitioners such as Lau Bun, Chinatown’s aging kung fu patriarch; Wally Jay, the innovative Hawaiian jujitsu master; and James Lee, the no-nonsense Oakland street fighter.