The History of us

The History of US-Japan Relations: From Perry to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at March 17, 2017
The History of US-Japan Relations: From Perry to the Present

The History of US-Japan Relations: From Perry to the Present by Makoto Iokibe
English | 9 May 2017 | ISBN: 9811031835 | 352 Pages | PDF | 2.55 MB

Examining the 160 year relationship between America and Japan, this cutting edge collection considers the evolution of the relationship of these two nations which straddle the Pacific, from the first encounters in the 19th century to major international shifts in a post 9/11 world. It examines the emergence of Japan in the wake of the 1905 Russo-Japanese War and the development of U.S.
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.

The History of Afghanistan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 24, 2017
The History of Afghanistan

The History of Afghanistan (The Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations) by Meredith L. Runion
English | Oct. 30, 2007 | ISBN: 0313337985 | 184 Pages | PDF | 366.5 KB

After the September 11th attacks on America, many nations became entrenched in the War on Terror. With this escalating conflict came the names of many countries that the American public knew little about. Prior to 9/11, Americans knew Afghanistan simply as a country in the Middle East area. In the aftermath of 9/11, Americans now associate Afghanistan with words like Al Qaeda and the Taliban.

Highlights in the History of the American Press: A Book of Readings  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 24, 2017
Highlights in the History of the American Press: A Book of Readings

Highlights in the History of the American Press: A Book of Readings by Edwin H. Ford
English | Jan. 1, 1954 | ISBN: 0816657696 | 414 Pages | PDF | 19.97 MB

Highlights in the History of the American Press was first published in 1954. Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press editions.

The History of Economic Thought  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at March 20, 2017
The History of Economic Thought

The History of Economic Thought: A Reader by Steven G Medema
English | 12 Jun. 2003 | ISBN: 0415205514, 0415205506 | 680 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

This new reader in the history of economic thought is edited by two of the most respected figures in the field. With clearly written summaries putting each selection into context, this book will be of great use to students and lecturers of the history of economic thought as it goes beyond the simple reprinting of articles.
Sun Moon Earth: The History of Solar Eclipses from Omens of Doom to Einstein and Exoplanets [Audiobook]

Tyler Nordgren (Author, Narrator), "Sun Moon Earth: The History of Solar Eclipses from Omens of Doom to Einstein and Exoplanets"
ISBN: 1536661473, ASIN: B01M31NZ78 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~04:02:00 | 108 MB

Nation Within : The History of the American Occupation of Hawaii, Revised Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 13, 2017
Nation Within : The History of the American Occupation of Hawaii, Revised Edition

Nation Within :
The History of the American Occupation of Hawaii, Revised Edition

by Tom Coffman
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0822361973 | 368 Pages | PDF | 53.2 MB

In 1893 a small group of white planters and missionary descendants backed by the United States overthrew the Kingdom of Hawai‘i and established a government modeled on the Jim Crow South.

Amber, Gold & Black: The History of Britain's Great Beers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at March 11, 2017
Amber, Gold & Black: The History of Britain's Great Beers

Amber, Gold & Black: The History of Britain's Great Beers by Martyn Cornell
2010 | ISBN: 0752455672 | English | 240 pages | EPUB | 0.6 MB