British Empire Modern Scholar

The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundations of the British Empire in India (Repost)

Philip J Stern, "The Company-State: Corporate Sovereignty and the Early Modern Foundations of the British Empire in India"
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0195393732 | PDF | pages: 315 | 4.0 mb

The Modern Scholar: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 22, 2017
The Modern Scholar: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire [Audiobook] b: Thomas F. Madden
English | October 27th, 2008 | ASIN: B001JHT8EW | MP3@96 kbps | 8 hrs 22 mins | 345.92 MB
Narrator: Thomas F. Madden

Even millennia after its fall, the grand expanse of Roman achievement continues to affect not only American society, but the entire world as well. What caused a civilization of such accomplishments to disintegrate? In this informative and lively series of lectures, renowned history professor Thomas F. Madden serves as the ultimate guide through the fall of ancient Rome. Professor Madden correlates the principles of Roman conduct - both governmental and military - that would forever change the world.

TTC Video - Rise and Fall of the British Empire [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by groovebeat at April 30, 2014
TTC Video - Rise and Fall of the British Empire [Repost]

TTC Video - Rise and Fall of the British Empire
WEB-Rip | AVI | XviD @ 1 Mbit/s | 640x480 | MP3 Stereo @ 128 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 18 Hours | 6.72 GB
Genre: History | Language: English | PDF Guide Included

At its peak in the early 20th century, Britain's empire was the largest in the history of the world, greater even than that of ancient Rome. It embraced more than a fourth of the world's population and affected the course of Western civilization in ways almost too numerous to imagine.

The Modern Scholar: World of George Orwell  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at Feb. 7, 2011
The Modern Scholar: World of George Orwell

The Modern Scholar: World of George Orwell by Professor Michael Shelden
Publisher : Recorded Books 08-DEC-2010 | 7 hours and 36 min | Language: English | ISBN n/a | ASIN: B004FLVWLG
Audio CD in MP3 / 96 kbps joint stereo CBR | 332 MB

Big Brother Is Watching You: The words are inextricably associated with the classic dystopian novel 1984 and with its revered author, George Orwell. The Modern Scholar series continues its exploration of great authors with this course from esteemed professor Michael Shelden. In these lectures Orwell, who also penned the epitome of the political satire, Animal Farm, is discussed in full, from his childhood in Henley-on-Thames to his final days…
Empire of Gold: A History of the Byzantine Empire (The Modern Scholar) (Audiobook)

Empire of Gold: A History of the Byzantine Empire (The Modern Scholar) (Audiobook) By Professor Thomas F. Madden
Publisher: Reco rded Books 2008 | 8 hours and 21 mins | ISBN: n/a | MP3 | 210 MB

The World's First Superpower: The Rise of the British Empire From 1497 to 1901  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at July 24, 2010
The World's First Superpower: The Rise of the British Empire From 1497 to 1901

The World's First Superpower: The Rise of the British Empire From 1497 to 1901 by Denis Judd
Publisher: Recorded Books / The Modern Scholar (2004) | ISBN: 1428184430 | Language English | Audio CD in MP3/80 kbps | 265 MB

This course will examine the growth and development of the largest empire in world history—the British Empire—beginning with the late fifteenth century Tudor dynasty in England and ending with the death of the Queen-Empress Victoria in 1901. By the beginning of the twentieth century, there were very few countries or people who had not been affected, one way or another, by the impact of the British. The Empire itself by then covered over a quarter of the world’s land surface, the Royal Navy dominated the oceans, and one in every four human beings lived under British rule…

The Modern Scholar: A History of Venice: Queen of the Seas  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by robin-bobin at April 22, 2010
The Modern Scholar: A History of Venice: Queen of the Seas

The Modern Scholar: A History of Venice: Queen of the Seas By Prof. Thomas F. Madden
Publisher Recorded Books 03-22-10 | ISBN n/a | Language: English | Audio CD in MP3 128Kbps | Length 7 hrs and 42 mins Lecture | 333 MB

Renowned professor Thomas F. Madden focuses his expertise on what has been called the most beautiful city in the world: Venice. In these lectures, Professor Madden explains how the city on the lagoon was established by refugees escaping the onslaught of northern "barbarians" invading the crumbling Roman Empire. Through its history, Venice housed the world's leading merchants, thrived as a maritime powerhouse, and developed into an independent republic not unlike the present United States. Venice draws millions of visitors each year, and these lectures shed light on why the city is such a continual source of fascination…
Negro Comrades of the Crown: African Americans and the British Empire Fight the U.S. Before Emancipation

Negro Comrades of the Crown: African Americans and the British Empire Fight the U.S. Before Emancipation by Gerald Horne
English | February 1, 2012 | ISBN: 0814773494, 1479876399 | EPUB | 365 pages | 2.6 MB
Women of the Raj: The Mothers, Wives and Daughters of the British Empire in India, 2nd Revised Edition

Women of the Raj: The Mothers, Wives and Daughters of the British Empire in India, 2nd Revised Edition by Margaret Macmillan
English | May 31st, 2018 | ISBN: 0500293740 | 320 Pages | EPUB | 1.76 MB

The apparent glamour of the Indian Raj continues to fascinate long after the British quit the subcontinent. But along with the beauty of the Indian landscape and the privilege of servants and holidays in hill stations, British women in that vanished world faced challenges and fears that came from being an alien ruling minority.

The British Empire: A Very Short Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 8, 2018
The British Empire: A Very Short Introduction

The British Empire: A Very Short Introduction by Ashley Jackson
English | July 12, 2013 | ISBN: 0199605416, ASIN: B00CYH45HG | AZW3 | 144 pages | 1.5 MB