The Enchantment of New York: 75 of Manhattan's Most Magical And Unique Attractions

The Kingdom of New York: Knights, Knaves, Billionaires, and Beauties in the City of Big Shots

The Kingdom of New York: Knights, Knaves, Billionaires, and Beauties in the City of Big Shots By The New York Observer
Publisher: Harper 2009-11-01 | 368 Pages | ISBN: 0061695408 | PDF | 11 MB

For the last two decades, The New York Observer has documented the Platinum Age of New York, when the city's new elite rose and dominated society, media, business, and culture with an amusing arrogance that redefined the power capital of the world. The Kingdom of New York jauntily chronicles the Rise and Fall and Rise of New York City, as personified by the protagonists and antagonists of the past twenty years, told in archival pastiche—a breathtaking sprint of headlines, great reporting, witty writing, and stories in fashion, ideas, real estate, style, media, movies, politics, sex, and finance…
The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook: A Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal [Repost]

Ben Mezrich - The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook: A Tale of Sex, Money, Genius and Betrayal
Published: 2010-05-04 | ISBN: 0385529376, 0307740986, 0099551233, 0767931556 | PDF + EPUB + MOBI | 272 pages | 3 MB
Lighthouses of the Mid-Atlantic Coast: Your Guide to the Lighthouses of New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware... (repost)

Lighthouses of the Mid-Atlantic Coast: Your Guide to the Lighthouses of New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia by Elinor DeWire and Paul Eric Johnson
English | 2011 | PDF | ISBN: 0760339511 | 160 pages | 101 Mb

Interest in the history and preservation of lighthouses has never been stronger. Lighthouses of the Mid-Atlantic Coast details the history of lighthouses and much more, and shows why these structures continue to fascinate us. Discover what life for lighthouse keepers was really like.
Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World (Audiobook) (repost)

Empires of the Sea: The Siege of Malta, the Battle of Lepanto, and the Contest for the Center of the World (Audiobook) by Roger Crowley and John Lee
English | 2008 | ISBN: 1400157226 | 11 hr. | MP3 64 kbps | 314 MB

Empires of the Sea tells the story of the fifty-year world war between Islam and Christianity for the Mediterranean: one of the fiercest and most influential contests in European history. It traces events from the appearance on the world stage of Suleiman the Magnificent—the legendary ruler of the Ottoman Empire—through "the years of devastation" when it seemed possible that Islam might master the whole sea to the final brief flourishing of a united Christendom in 1571.
The Book of the Dead: Lives of the Justly Famous and the Undeservedly Obscure [Repost]

John Mitchinson, ‎John Lloyd - The Book of the Dead: Lives of the Justly Famous and the Undeservedly Obscure
Published: 2010-09-07 | ISBN: 0307716406 | EPUB + MOBI | 448 pages | 3 MB

The Colossus of New York (1958)  

Posted by serpmolot at Aug. 14, 2011
The Colossus of New York (1958)

The Colossus of New York (1958)
VHSRip | AVI | Run time: ~70 min | XviD 720x480 ~1249 kbps avg | 823 MB
audio#1: English | Dolby AC3 2 ch ~192 Kbps | audio#2: Russian | Dolby AC3 2 ch ~192 Kbps
Sci-Fi

Jeremy Spensser, genius humanitarian, is killed in an accident just after winning the Nobel Peace Prize. His father William, a brilliant brain surgeon, works on the body in secret before burial; later revealing to his other son Henry that he has the brain on life support and hopes to encase it in a robot body! The resulting being is large, strong, and develops many strange powers. Initially it has Jeremy's gentle personality but this, too, begins to change, and a year later it decides to end its long seclusion… Unusual piano music score.
Emerson, Lake & Palmer - The Birth Of A Band: Isle Of Wight Festival - 2006

Emerson, Lake & Palmer - The Birth Of A Band: Isle Of Wight Festival - 2006
Progressive Rock | Dual-Disc | CD layer + DVD Layer | Covers(300dpi) -> ~18 Mb
CD layer -> EAC Rip | APE (Image) + Cue + Log | MP3 CBR 320 Kbps | ~231 + 98 Mb
DVD Layer -> DVD-5 | MPEG2 NTSC (720x480) VBR | AC3, 6ch, 448Kbps/DTS, 6ch, 768Kbps/LPCM, 2ch, 1536Kbps | ~4.21 Gb
DVD-Rip -> DivX 5, 720x480 | MPEG Audio, 2ch, 48.0Khz, 256Kbps | ~1.33 Gb
Pulsar/Eagle Vision | EV30135-9 | RS.com + Turbobit

In august, 1970, 600,000 people, the largest audience in the history of pop music, attended the Isle of Wight Festival and experienced the debut performance of a new "supergroup," Emerson Lake & Palmer. With a spectacular stage show that included real cannons being fired over the heads of the audience, they became overnight stars with the press raving about their virtousity and daring. Intercut with the live footage from the show, this film also features brand new interviews with Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and Carl Palmer, as well as their then-manager John Gaydon and creates a vivid portrait of the birth of a band.
Fusheng Wu: The Poetics of Decadence: Chinese Poetry of the Southern Dynasties and Late Tang Periods, 1998

The Poetics of Decadence: Chinese Poetry of the Southern Dynasties and Late Tang Periods (Suny Series in Chinese Philosophy and Culture)
Fusheng Wu | State University of New York Press | 1998 | ISBN: 0791437523 | Pages 277 | HTML | 1.2 MB
The Enchantment of New York: 75 of Manhattan’s Most Magical and Unique Attractions

Willem Post, Ton Wienbelt, "The Enchantment of New York: 75 of Manhattan’s Most Magical and Unique Attractions"
English | ISBN: 1510708111 | 2016 | EPUB | 176 pages | 57 MB
Italian Paintings: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2, Venetian School (repost)

Italian Paintings: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. 2, Venetian School
Metropolitan Museum of Art/NY Graphic Society | 1973 | ISBN: 0870990799/0870990802 | English | PDF | 230 pages | 21.75 Mb

There are now over 400 Italian paintings in the Metropolitan Museum, 150 of them acquired in the more than thirty years since the Museum first published a catalogue of its Italian works…