Mysteries IN History

Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth: Using Astronomy to Solve More Mysteries in Art, History, and Literature

Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth: Using Astronomy to Solve More Mysteries in Art, History, and Literature By Donald W. Olson
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 338 Pages | ISBN : 3319703196 | 47.62 MB

From the author of "Celestial Sleuth" (2014), yet more mysteries in art, history, and literature are solved by calculating phases of the Moon, determining the positions of the planets and stars, and identifying celestial objects in paintings. In addition to helping to crack difficult cases, these studies spark our imagination and provide a better understanding of the skies. Weather archives, vintage maps, tides, historical letters and diaries, military records and the assistance of experts in related fields help with this work.
Soviet Influences on Postwar Yugoslav Gender Policies (Genders and Sexualities in History)

Soviet Influences on Postwar Yugoslav Gender Policies (Genders and Sexualities in History) Kindle Edition
by Ivan Simic

English | 2018 | ISBN: 3319943812 | 271 Pages | PDF | 3 MB
The History of the Priority Di∫pute between Newton and Leibniz: Mathematics in History and Culture

The History of the Priority Di∫pute between Newton and Leibniz: Mathematics in History and Culture By Thomas Sonar
English | PDF | 2018 | 566 Pages | ISBN : 3319725610 | 87.75 MB

This book provides a thrilling history of the famous priority dispute between Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and Isaac Newton, presenting the episode for the first time in the context of cultural history. It introduces readers to the background of the dispute, details its escalation, and discusses the aftermath of the big divide, which extended well into rThe Early Challengesnd the story is very intelligibly explained – an approach that offers general readers interested in the history of sciences and mathematics a window into the world of these two giants in their field.
The Schism of '68: Catholicism, Contraception and Humanae Vitae in Europe, 1945-1975 (Genders and Sexualities in History)

The Schism of '68: Catholicism, Contraception and Humanae Vitae in Europe, 1945-1975 (Genders and Sexualities in History) by Alana Harris
English | 16 Mar. 2018 | ISBN: 3319708104 | 400 Pages | PDF | 5.43 MB
Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth: Using Astronomy to Solve More Mysteries in Art, History, and Literature

Further Adventures of the Celestial Sleuth: Using Astronomy to Solve More Mysteries in Art, History, and Literature By Donald W. Olson
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 338 Pages | ISBN : 3319703196 | 47.62 MB

From the author of "Celestial Sleuth" (2014), yet more mysteries in art, history, and literature are solved by calculating phases of the Moon, determining the positions of the planets and stars, and identifying celestial objects in paintings. In addition to helping to crack difficult cases, these studies spark our imagination and provide a better understanding of the skies. Weather archives, vintage maps, tides, historical letters and diaries, military records and the assistance of experts in related fields help with this work.
Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science)

Jean Le Rond D'Alembert: A New Theory of the Resistance of Fluids (Studies in History and Philosophy of Science) by Julián Simón Calero
English | 7 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 3319679996 | 292 Pages | PDF | 4.87 MB

In the commentaries to this book we try to understand d’Alembert thoughts and how he contrives to translate his ideas on mechanics to the fluid realm with a new and radical point of view; how he arrives at the first two fundamental differential

Reading Children in Early Modern Culture (Early Modern Literature in History)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 11, 2018
Reading Children in Early Modern Culture (Early Modern Literature in History)

Reading Children in Early Modern Culture (Early Modern Literature in History) by Edel Lamb
English | 11 Feb. 2018 | ISBN: 3319703587 | 258 Pages | PDF | 1.85 MB

This book is a study of children, their books and their reading experiences in late sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Britain. It argues for the importance of reading to early modern childhood and of childhood

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History (8th edition) (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by insetes at Jan. 5, 2018
A Pocket Guide to Writing in History (8th edition) (Repost)

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History (8th edition) By Mary Lynn Rampolla
2015 | 162 Pages | ISBN: 1457690888 | PDF | 2 MB

The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History: Approaches, Contexts and Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 14, 2017
The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History: Approaches, Contexts and Perspectives

The Palgrave Handbook of Infertility in History: Approaches, Contexts and Perspectives By Gayle Davis, Tracey Loughran
English | PDF | 2017 | 654 Pages | ISBN : 1137520795 | 16.22 MB

This ground-breaking, interdisciplinary volume provides an overdue assessment of how infertility has been understood, treated and experienced in different times and places. It brings together scholars from disciplines including history, literature, psychology, philosophy, and the social sciences to create the first large-scale review of recent research on the history of infertility.

Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Dec. 30, 2016
Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics

Research in History and Philosophy of Mathematics: The CSHPM 2015 Annual Meeting in Washington, D. C. (Proceedings of the Canadian Society for History … et de Philosophie des Mathématiques) by Maria Zack
English | 30 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319432699 | 264 Pages | PDF | 3.92 MB

This volume contains seventeen papers that were presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for History and Philosophy of Mathematics/La Société Canadienne d’Histoire et de Philosophie des Mathématiques, held in Washington, D.C. In addition to showcasing rigorously reviewed modern scholarship on an interesting variety of general topics in the history and philosophy.