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BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 25, 2017
BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)

BBC - In Search of the Trojan War (1985)
PDTV | 576 x 432 | .AVI/DivX @ 1562 Kbps | 6x~55mn | 4.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Homer wrote his epic, The Iliad, in 700 BC 500 years after the Trojan Wars were supposed to have taken place. On what did he base his story? Where was Troy situated? Did Paris and Helen really exist? What was the significance of the famous wooden horse? Can archaeology help us to recreate a Bronze Age citadel which stood at the cross roads of the major trading routes of the day? Did the Trojan war ever happen,or was the city destroyed by natural causes?It's fascinated poets, painters and Hollywood directors for over 2,500 years.

A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 24, 2017
A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity

A Handmade Life: In Search of Simplicity by William Coperthwaite
English | February 27th, 2012 | ASIN: B007EDY1U6 | 144 Pages | AZW3 | 5.27 MB

William Coperthwaite is a teacher, builder, designer, and writer who for many years has explored the possibilities of true simplicity on a homestead on the north coast of Maine. In the spirit of Henry David Thoreau, Emily Dickinson, and Helen and Scott Nearing,Coperthwaite has fashioned a livelihood of integrity and completeness—buying almost nothing, providing for his own needs, and serving as a guide and companion to hundreds of apprentices drawn to his unique way of being.

Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 23, 2017
Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island

Sailing by Starlight: In Search of Treasure Island by Alex Capus
English | September 10th, 2013 | ASIN: B009CGYFX6 | 220 Pages | EPUB/MOBI | 0.98 MB

Capus takes us on an exploratory journey via the loss of a Spanish vessel laden with gold and jewels in the South Seas, the burial of treasure, an ancient map, and a long and dangerous voyage across the Pacific, to prove that Robert Louis Stevenson's "treasure island" actually exists; and that it exists in a place quite different from where hordes of treasure-hunters have been seeking it for generations. In fact, he posits, it was for this reason alone that Stevenson spent the last five years of his life in Samoa.

Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at June 21, 2017
Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water

Take Me to the Source: In Search of Water by Rupert Wright
English | July 1, 2008 | ISBN: 1846550718, 0099512289 | EPUB | 288 pages | 1.4 MB

In Search of Chopin  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 20, 2017
In Search of Chopin

In Search of Chopin (Dover Books on Music) by Alfred Cortot
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0486491072 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0,8 MB
In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region (American Encounters/Global Interactions)

In Search of the Amazon: Brazil, the United States, and the Nature of a Region (American Encounters/Global Interactions) by Seth Garfield
English | Dec. 6, 2013 | ISBN: 082235571X | 358 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Chronicling the dramatic history of the Brazilian Amazon during the Second World War, Seth Garfield provides fresh perspectives on contemporary environmental debates. His multifaceted analysis explains how the Amazon became the object of geopolitical rivalries, state planning, media coverage, popular fascination, and social conflict.
In Search of Kings and Conquerors: Gertrude Bell and the Archaeology of the Middle East

In Search of Kings and Conquerors: Gertrude Bell and the Archaeology of the Middle East by Lisa Cooper
English | March 30, 2016 | ISBN: 1848854986 | EPUB | 384 pages | 8.9 MB

In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at June 14, 2017
In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives)

In Search of Susanna (Singular Lives) by Suzanne L. Bunkers
English | June 1, 1996 | ISBN: 0877455384 | 272 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

Calling In Search of Susanna an auto/biography is at once accurate and ambiguous. "Susanna" is three different persons brought together from a European past and an American present. Susanna Simmerl Youngblut is the ancestor who, having birthed an "illegitimate" daughter in her native Luxembourg village, emigrated in 1857 to Iowa. This book is in part her biography.
History Channel In Search of History - Roman Roads: Paths to Empire (1997)

History Channel In Search of History - Roman Roads: Paths to Empire (1997)
DVDRip | 720x552 | .MKV/AVC @ 2096 Kbps | 42min 37s | 698 MiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

As the saying goes, "all roads lead to Rome," and they did. Or rather, they lead from Rome. Roman roads were the backbone of the empire, and the paths to glory and greatness. Built to foster conquest and accommodate the Roman army, Roman roads also provided the routes of trade and mercantilism for the empire. This episode of In Search of History examines the roads of the ancient empire and their role in its rise and fall.

Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at June 11, 2017
Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend (Repost)

Africa's Population: In Search of a Demographic Dividend By Hans Groth, John F. May
English | PDF | 2017 | 525 Pages | ISBN : 3319468871 | 12 MB

This book examines the promises as well as the challenges the demographic dividend brings to sub-Saharan Africa as fertility rates in the region fall and the labor force grows. It offers a detailed analysis of what conditions must be met in order for the region to take full economic advantage of ongoing population dynamics.