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The Songs of the South: An Ancient Chinese Anthology of Poems By Qu Yuan And Other Poets (Penguin Press)

The Songs of the South: An Ancient Chinese Anthology of Poems By Qu Yuan And Other Poets (Classics) by Qu Yuan
English | 29 Aug. 1985 | ISBN: 014044375X | 352 Pages | AZW3 | 1.41 MB
The Chaco Meridian: One Thousand Years of Political and Religious Power in the Ancient Southwest, 2nd Edition

The Chaco Meridian: One Thousand Years of Political and Religious Power in the Ancient Southwest, 2nd Edition by Stephen H. Lekson
English | March 19th, 2015 | ASIN: B00V2ZSR3Y, ISBN: 1442246448, 1442246456 | 284 pages | EPUB | 10.10 MB

In this return to his lively, provocative reconceptualization of the meaning of Chaco Canyon and its monumental 11th-century structures, Stephen H. Lekson expands—over time and distance—our understanding of the political and economic integration of the American Southwest.
Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun

Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun (Needham Research Institute Series) by Jiri Hudecek
English | July 25th, 2014 | ISBN: 0415702968, 1138091855, 9780415702966 | 223 pages | True PDF | 2.09 MB

Twentieth-century China has been caught between a desire to increase its wealth and power in line with other advanced nations, which, by implication, means copying their institutions, practices and values, whilst simultaneously seeking to preserve China's independence and historically formed identity. Over time, Chinese philosophers, writers, artists and politicians have all sought to reconcile these goals and this book shows how this search for a Chinese way penetrated even the most central, least contested area of modernity: science.
Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun

Reviving Ancient Chinese Mathematics: Mathematics, History and Politics in the Work of Wu Wen-Tsun (Needham Research Institute Series) by Jiri Hudecek
English | July 25th, 2014 | ASIN: B00M42PUZ2, ISBN: 0415702968, 1138091855 | 254 pages | EPUB | 4.17 MB

Twentieth-century China has been caught between a desire to increase its wealth and power in line with other advanced nations, which, by implication, means copying their institutions, practices and values, whilst simultaneously seeking to preserve China's independence and historically formed identity. Over time, Chinese philosophers, writers, artists and politicians have all sought to reconcile these goals and this book shows how this search for a Chinese way penetrated even the most central, least contested area of modernity: science.

Film Stardom and the Ancient Past: Idols, Artefacts and Epics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 19, 2018
Film Stardom and the Ancient Past: Idols, Artefacts and Epics

Film Stardom and the Ancient Past: Idols, Artefacts and Epics by Michael Williams
English | 5 Apr. 2018 | ISBN: 1137390018 | 328 Pages | PDF | 4.93 MB

This book offers the first comprehensive exploration of how the ancient past has shaped screen stardom in Hollywood since the silent era. It engages with debates on historical reception, gender and sexuality, nostalgia, authenticity and the uses of the past.

Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 18, 2018
Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt

Emily Teeter, "Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt"
ISBN: 0521848555, 0521613000 | 2011 | EPUB | 266 pages | 3 MB

Weapons and Warfare in Ancient Times (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Jan. 16, 2018
Weapons and Warfare in Ancient Times (Repost)

Richard L. Currier - Weapons and Warfare in Ancient Times
Lerner Publications | 1976 | ISBN: 082250832X | English | 104 pages | PDF | 18.79 MB
Find Your Goddess: How to Manifest the Power and Wisdom of the Ancient Goddesses in Your Everyday Life

Find Your Goddess: How to Manifest the Power and Wisdom of the Ancient Goddesses in Your Everyday Life by Skye Alexander
English | January 16th, 2018 | ASIN: B074ZNP3LY, ISBN: 1507205295 | 301 pages | EPUB | 73.46 MB

Learn about the ancient goddesses and how they can empower you, guide you, and help you achieve your own life goals.

The Armies of Ancient Persia: The Sassanians  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Jan. 16, 2018
The Armies of Ancient Persia: The Sassanians

The Armies of Ancient Persia: The Sassanians by Kaveh Farrokh
English | October 17th, 2017 | ISBN: 1848848455 | 585 pages | EPUB | 24.66 MB

Throughout most of the classical period, Persia was one of the great superpowers, placing a limit on the expansion of Western powers. It was the most formidable rival to the Roman Empire for centuries, until Persia, by then under the Sassanians, was overwhelmed by the Islamic conquests in the seventh century AD.
The Cambridge History of Capitalism: Volume 1, The Rise of Capitalism: From Ancient Origins to 1848

The Cambridge History of Capitalism: Volume 1, The Rise of Capitalism: From Ancient Origins to 1848 by Larry Neal,‎ Jeffrey G. Williamson
2014 | ISBN: 110701963X, 1107583284 | English | 628 pages | PDF | 6 MB