The History of us

Darwin's Devices: What Evolving Robots Can Teach Us About the History of Life and the Future of Technology

John Long, "Darwin's Devices: What Evolving Robots Can Teach Us About the History of Life and the Future of Technology"
ISBN: 0465021417 | 2012 | PDF | 288 pages | 4 MB

America: The Story of Us (TV) (2010)  Video

Posted by Mindsnatcher at Aug. 1, 2014
America: The Story of Us (TV) (2010)

America: The Story of Us (TV) (2010)
Complete Season 1 | 12 Episodes
720p Blu-rayRip | MKV | AVC @ 5.94 Mbps, 23.976 fps | 1280 x 720 (4:2:0) | 12 hr 0 min | 25.7 GB
Audio: English AC-3 5.1, 48kHz, 16-bit @ 640 Kbps | Subtitle: none
Directors: Marion Milne, Clare Beavan | Narrator: Daniel Webb | Country: USA
Genre: Documentary, History

Time is by its very nature such an ephemeral entity that it remains one of the central enigmas of our existence. When, for example, does "what happened" become "history"? That seems an especially cogent question in this supercharged era of 24 hour news cycles, when virtually every picayune situation around the world is deemed "Urgent" or "Breaking" or some other adjective denoting something of utmost import. History Channel of course attempts to separate the wheat from the chaff, putting both minutiae as well as larger arching stories into their proper context...
History Channel - America the Story of Us: Rise of a Superpower (2010)

History Channel - America the Story of Us: Rise of a Superpower (2010)
HDTV | AVI | English | 01:27:44 | 560x320 | XviD - 1082 Kbps | MP3 - 32 Kbps | 699.03 MB
Genre: Documentary, History | USA

Boom turns to bust when the stock market crashes. The Great Depression and the dust bowl blanket the nation in darkness. Roosevelt’s New Deal signals recovery. Hope for the American future collides with world conflict; the attack on Pearl Harbor brings war. American innovation and manufacturing power invigorate the Allies in Europe. In the Pacific, the ultimate piece of technology ends the war; a new global superpower takes the stage.

Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Feb. 22, 2017
Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States

Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States by Edward Foley
2016 | ISBN: 0190235276 | English | 496 pages | PDF | 18 MB
Experiment and Natural Philosophy in Seventeenth-Century Tuscany: The History of the Accademia del Cimento(Repost)

Experiment and Natural Philosophy in Seventeenth-Century Tuscany: The History of the Accademia del Cimento by Luciano Boschiero
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1402062451 | 251 Pages | PDF | 22.35 MB
The Classical Art of Command: Eight Greek Generals Who Shaped the History of Warfare

The Classical Art of Command: Eight Greek Generals Who Shaped the History of Warfare by Joseph Roisman
2017 | ISBN: 0199985820 | English | 416 pages | PDF | 11 MB
New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences)

New Mathematical Cuneiform Texts (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences) by Jöran Friberg
English | 15 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319445960 | 553 Pages | PDF | 24.18 MB

This monograph presents in great detail a large number of both unpublished and previously published Babylonian mathematical texts in the cuneiform script. It is a continuation of the work A Remarkable Collection of Babylonian Mathematical Texts (Springer 2007) written by Jöran Friberg, the leading expert on Babylonian mathematics.

Emotions in the History of Witchcraft  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Feb. 21, 2017
Emotions in the History of Witchcraft

Emotions in the History of Witchcraft (Palgrave Studies in the History of Emotions) by Laura Kounine
English | 10 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 1137529024 | 321 Pages | PDF | 4.77 MB

Bringing together leading historians, anthropologists, and religionists, this volume examines the unbridled passions of witchcraft from the Middle Ages to the present. Witchcraft is an intensely emotional crime, rooted in the belief that envy and spite can cause illness or even death. Witch-trials in turn are emotionally driven by the grief of alleged victims and by the fears of magistrates and demonologists.

Spitting Blood: The history of tuberculosis (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 19, 2017
Spitting Blood: The history of tuberculosis (repost)

Spitting Blood: The history of tuberculosis by Helen Bynum
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199542058, 0198727518 | 256 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The history of music: a handbook and guide for students  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 16, 2017
The history of music: a handbook and guide for students

The history of music: a handbook and guide for students by Waldo Selden Pratt
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1171738374 | 694 Pages | PDF | 92.69 MB