A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped The World

A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World (Repost)  

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 9, 2016
A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World (Repost)

William J. Bernstein, "A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World"
2009 | ISBN: 0871139790, 0802144160 | 495 pages | EPUB | 5,9 MB

Adam Smith wrote that man has an intrinsic “propensity to truck, barter, and exchange one thing for another.” But how did trade evolve to the point where we don’t think twice about biting into an apple from the other side of the world? In this sweeping narrative history of world trade, William J. Bernstein tells the extraordinary story of global commerce from its prehistoric origins to the myriad controversies surrounding it today.

A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World  

Posted by arundhati at Dec. 19, 2012
A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World

William J. Bernstein, "A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World"
2009 | ISBN: 0871139790, 0802144160 | 495 pages | EPUB | 6 MB
William J. Bernstein, "A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World"

William J. Bernstein, "A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World"
Atlantic Monthly Press | 2008 | ISBN: 0871139790 | 495 pages | siPDF | 9.3 MB

A sweeping narrative history of world trade—from Mesopotamia in 3000 B.C. to the firestorm over globalization today—that brilliantly explores trade's colorful and contentious past and provides new insights into its future. Lively, authoritative, and astonishing in scope, A Splendid Exchange is a riveting narrative that views trade and globalization not in political terms, but rather as an evolutionary process as old as war and religion—a historical constant—that will continue to foster the growth of intellectual capital, shrink the world, and propel the trajectory of the human species.

A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World  

Posted by robin-bobin at Dec. 6, 2010
A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World

A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World by William J. Bernstein
Publisher: Tantor Media; Unabridged,MP3 - Unabridged CD edition (April 25, 2008) | ISBN: 1400156696
Language English | Audio CD in MP3/CBR 64 kbit/s 22050 Hz Joint Stereo | Total Duration: 17:11:05 | 519 MB

Adam Smith wrote that man has an intrinsic "propensity to truck, barter, and exchange one thing for another". But how did trade evolve to the point where we don't think twice about biting into an apple from the other side of the world? …
The Retirement Challenge: Will You Sink or Swim?: A Complete, Do-It-Yourself Toolkit to Navigate Your Financial Future

Frank Armstrong, Jason R. Doss "The Retirement Challenge: Will You Sink or Swim?: A Complete, Do-It-Yourself Toolkit to Navigate Your Financial Future"
Publisher: FT Press; 1 edition (January 22, 2009) | 288 Pages | ISBN: 0132361329 | PDF | 3.4 MB

"Imagine that you board an airliner and are told that you will be piloting the plane. Such is the plight of tens of millions of Americans, on whom have been foisted a jumble of 401(k), 403(b), and 457 defined contribution plans, and are as well qualified to manage their retirement portfolios as they are to pilot a jet from Los Angeles to Boston. Since things aren't changing any time soon, you may very well need flying lessons, and pronto. Frank Armstrong's The Retirement Challenge: Will You Sink or Swim? is just the ground school you need." –William Bernstein, author of A Splendid Exchange: How Trade Shaped the World and The Four Pillars of Investing: Lessons for Building a Winning Portfolio "Armstrong and Doss have written a simple and understandable guide through the maze that is our financial world. If your goal is to outperform the vast majority of investors on the road to retirement, The Retirement Challenge: Will You Sink or Swim?…
Mad Dogs, Midgets and Screw Jobs: The Untold Story of How Montreal Shaped the World of Wrestling (repost)

Mad Dogs, Midgets and Screw Jobs: The Untold Story of How Montreal Shaped the World of Wrestling by Pat Laprade and Bertrand Hebert
English | ISBN: 1770410945 | 2012 | EPUB | 440 pages | 18 MB
Is Eating People Wrong?: Great Legal Cases and How they Shaped the World (repost)

Allan C. Hutchinson, "Is Eating People Wrong?: Great Legal Cases and How they Shaped the World"
2010 | ISBN: 0521188512, 1107000378 | 260 pages | PDF | 1,4 MB
Is Eating People Wrong?: Great Legal Cases and How they Shaped the World

Is Eating People Wrong?: Great Legal Cases and How they Shaped the World by Allan C. Hutchinson
Cambridge University Press | 2010 | ISBN: 0521188512 | English | 260 pages | PDF | 1.40 MB

How Christianity Changed the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 27, 2016
How Christianity Changed the World

How Christianity Changed the World by Alvin J. Schmidt
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0310264499 | 448 Pages | EPUB, MOBI, PDF | 23.5 MB

Western civilization is becoming increasingly pluralistic, secularized, and biblically illiterate.

How to Change the World (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 29, 2016
How to Change the World (2015)

How to Change the World (2015)
HDRiP | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2046 Kbps | 1h 49mn | English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | 1.67 GB
Genre: Documentary, Adventure, Biography

In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone, and their protest captures the world's imagination. Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to life, How To Change The World is the story of the pioneers who founded Greenpeace and defined the modern green movement.