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German History in Global and Transnational Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Aug. 15, 2017
German History in Global and Transnational Perspective

German History in Global and Transnational Perspective By Dr. David Lederer
English | PDF | 2017 | 102 Pages | ISBN : 1137530626 | 1.76 MB

This is a collection of essays from three of the world’s pre-eminent historians of Germany, which consider German history in global and transnational contexts. It is well known that transnationalism has exploded in the last decade or so as a new academic subfield of international and global history.
Late Cainozoic Floras of Iceland: 15 Million Years of Vegetation and Climate History in the Northern North Atlantic

Late Cainozoic Floras of Iceland: 15 Million Years of Vegetation and Climate History in the Northern North Atlantic By Thomas Denk, Friðgeir Grimsson, Reinhard Zetter, Leifur A. Símonarson
English | PDF | 2011 | 863 Pages | ISBN : 9400703716 | 80.61 MB

Being the only place in the northern North Atlantic yielding late Cainozoic terrestrial sediments rich in plant fossils, Iceland provides a unique archive for vegetation and climate development in this region. This book includes the complete plant fossil record from Iceland spanning the past 15 million years. Eleven sedimentary rock formations containing over 320 plant taxa are described. For each flora, palaeoecology and floristic affinities within the Northern Hemisphere are established.
David Freedberg, Jan de Vries, "Art in History/History in Art: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Culture"

David Freedberg, Jan de Vries, "Art in History/History in Art: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Culture"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 1991 | ISBN: 0892362006 | English | PDF | 456 pages | 55.8 Mb

Art in History/History in Art considers the potential for a reciprocally illuminating relationship between art history and history in light of recent methodological developments in both fields. The volume opens with contributions from a historian and an art historian; they examine the weaknesses of an art history without a social or economic history and lay the groundwork for the ensuing discussions of how the procedures and methods of each discipline may serve the aims of the other. …
The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South

Michael W. Twitty, "The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South"
ISBN: 0062379291 | 2017 | EPUB | 464 pages | 6 MB

Intellectual History in Contemporary South Africa  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at July 25, 2017
Intellectual History in Contemporary South Africa

Intellectual History in Contemporary South Africa by M. Eze
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0230622992, 9780230622999, B01FY9Z970 | 220 Pages | PDF | 2.28 MB
The Strange Persistence of Universal History in Political Thought (The Palgrave Macmillan History of International Thought)

The Strange Persistence of Universal History in Political Thought (The Palgrave Macmillan History of International Thought) by Brett Bowden
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319524097, 9783319524092 | 94 Pages | PDF | 4.80 MB

What was History?: The Art of History in Early Modern Europe (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 11, 2017
What was History?: The Art of History in Early Modern Europe (repost)

Anthony Grafton, "What was History?: The Art of History in Early Modern Europe"
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0521874351, 052169714X | 330 pages | PDF | 12,8 MB

Rewriting History in Manga: Stories for the Nation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at July 7, 2017
Rewriting History in Manga: Stories for the Nation

Rewriting History in Manga: Stories for the Nation by Nissim Otmazgin, Rebecca Suter, Orna Shaughnessy
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137554789 | 191 Pages | PDF | 8.0 MB

This book analyzes the role of manga in contemporary Japanese political expression and debate, and explores its role in propagating new perceptions regarding Japanese history.

Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order) [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 5, 2017
Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order) [Audiobook]

Bridget Quinn, Tavia Gilbert (Narrator), "Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order)"
ASIN: B072N9F6V4, ISBN: 1538433168 | 2017 | MP3@64 kbps | ~05:29:00 | 156 MB

Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at June 27, 2017
Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland

Patrick R. O'Malley, "Liffey and Lethe: Paramnesiac History in Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Ireland"
2017 | ISBN-10: 0198790414 | 288 pages | PDF | 3 MB