American 50s

TTC Video - American Military History: From Colonials to Counterinsurgents  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Feb. 18, 2018
TTC Video - American Military History: From Colonials to Counterinsurgents

TTC Video - American Military History: From Colonials to Counterinsurgents
Course No. 8706 | .M4V, AVC, 450 kbps, 854x480 | English, AAC, 160 kbps, 2 Ch | 24x28 mins | + PDF Guidebook | 2.7 GB
Lecturer: Wesley K. Clark, Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe

Famine Irish and the American Racial State  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Feb. 18, 2018
Famine Irish and the American Racial State

Peter D. O'Neill, "Famine Irish and the American Racial State"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1138228133 | 294 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Don't Give Your Heart to a Rambler: My Life with Jimmy Martin, the King of Bluegrass (Music in American Life)

Don't Give Your Heart to a Rambler: My Life with Jimmy Martin, the King of Bluegrass (Music in American Life) by Barbara Martin Stephens
English | August 3rd, 2017 | ASIN: B0747FHRWB, ISBN: 0252082761 | 240 pages | EPUB | 3.54 MB

As charismatic and gifted as he was volatile, Jimmy Martin recorded dozens of bluegrass classics and co-invented the high lonesome sound. Barbara Martin Stephens became involved with the King of Bluegrass at age seventeen. Don't Give your Heart to a Rambler tells the story of their often tumultuous life together.

The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 17, 2018
The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life

The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life by Tomas Jimenez
English | July 18th, 2017 | ASIN: B071XLYYBH, ISBN: 0520295692, 0520295706 | 296 pages | EPUB | 1.80 MB

The immigration patterns of the last three decades have profoundly changed nearly every aspect of life in the United States. What do those changes mean for the most established Americans—those whose families have been in the country for multiple generations?

American Fencer - Modern Lessons from an Ancient Sport  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlexGolova at Feb. 17, 2018
American Fencer - Modern Lessons from an Ancient Sport

American Fencer - Modern Lessons from an Ancient Sport by Tim Morehouse
English | 15 Oct. 2012 | ASIN: B009YKJ1BG | 288 Pages | AZW3 | 1.38 MB
Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series)

Humane Insight: Looking at Images of African American Suffering and Death (New Black Studies Series) y Courtney R. Baker
English | August 30th, 2015 | ASIN: B0145TAPLU, ISBN: 0252039483, 0252082990 | 160 pages | EPUB | 2.09 MB

In the history of black America, the image of the mortal, wounded, and dead black body has long been looked at by others from a safe distance. Courtney Baker questions the relationship between the spectator and victim and urges viewers to move beyond the safety of the "gaze" to cultivate a capacity for humane insight toward representations of human suffering.

The End of American World Order  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 17, 2018
The End of American World Order

The End of American World Order by Amitav Acharya
English | April 25th, 2014 | ASIN: B00JZLLUUY, ISBN: 0745672477 | 150 pages | EPUB | 0.80 MB

The age of Western hegemony is over. Whether or not America itself is declining, the post-war liberal world order underpinned by US military, economic and ideological primacy and supported by global institutions serving its power and purpose, is coming to an end. But what will take its place? A Chinese world order? A re-constituted form of American hegemony? A regionalized system of global cooperation, including major and emerging powers?

The Secret Keys of Conjure: Unlocking the Mysteries of American Folk Magic  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Feb. 17, 2018
The Secret Keys of Conjure: Unlocking the Mysteries of American Folk Magic

The Secret Keys of Conjure: Unlocking the Mysteries of American Folk Magic by Chas Bogan
English | February 8, 2018 | ISBN: 0738752894, ASIN: B071HZSJTV | AZW3 | 312 pages | 1.2 MB

James Martin's American Adventure  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 17, 2018
James Martin's American Adventure

James Martin, "James Martin's American Adventure: 80 classic American recipes"
ISBN: 178713153X | 2018 | EPUB | 256 pages | 53 MB

American Nightmares: Social Problems in an Anxious World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 17, 2018
American Nightmares: Social Problems in an Anxious World

American Nightmares: Social Problems in an Anxious World by Joel Best
English | January 23rd, 2018 | ASIN: B01MTML2JY, ISBN: 0520296346, 0520296354 | 254 pages | EPUB | 1.81 MB

In an accessible and droll style, well-known sociologist Joel Best shines a light on how we navigate these anxious, insecure social times. While most of us still strive for the American Dream—to graduate from college, own a home, work toward early retirement—recent generations have been told that the next generation will not be able to achieve these goals, that things are getting—or are on the verge of getting—worse.