an Infinity of Nations

An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Feb. 1, 2014
An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World [Repost]

Frances Larson - An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World
Published: 2009-12-01 | ISBN: 0199554463 | PDF | 320 pages | 3 MB

An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Aug. 18, 2012
An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World (repost)

Frances Larson - An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World
English | 2009-12-01 | ISBN: 0199554463 | PDF | 320 pages | 3.73 MB

Richly illustrated throughout, including 8 pages of color plates, An Infinity of Things tells the story of the greatest private collection ever made, and the life of the man behind it. American-born Henry Wellcome made his millions as one of the world's first pharmaceutical entrepreneurs. Drawing on his massive wealth, he planned a great museum filled with treasures from all corners of the globe, charting the history of human health from prehistory to the present day.

An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lout at March 7, 2010
An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World

An Infinity of Things: How Sir Henry Wellcome Collected the World By Frances Larson
Publisher: Oxford University Press 2009 | 320 Pages | ISBN: 0199554463 | PDF | 4 MB

Paper Sovereigns: Anglo-Native Treaties and the Law of Nations, 1604-1664  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at March 15, 2017
Paper Sovereigns: Anglo-Native Treaties and the Law of Nations, 1604-1664

Jeffrey Glover, "Paper Sovereigns: Anglo-Native Treaties and the Law of Nations, 1604-1664"
English | ISBN: 0812245962 | 2014 | 323 pages | PDF | 13 MB
An Economic Inquiry into the Nonlinear Behaviors of Nations: Dynamic Developments and the Origins of Civilizations

An Economic Inquiry into the Nonlinear Behaviors of Nations: Dynamic Developments and the Origins of Civilizations by Rongxing Guo
English | 17 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 331948771X | 294 Pages | PDF | 3.79 MB

This book applies an economic approach to examine the driving forces behind the dynamic behaviors of developing nations. Taking into account initial conditions and environmental and external factors often oversimplified by historians and anthropologists, Guo finds that the rise and fall of civilizations and nations followed an anti-Darwinian process:
The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium (Environment and Sustainable Developmen

The Changing Wealth of Nations: Measuring Sustainable Development in the New Millennium (Environment and Sustainable Development) by World Bank
English | Dec. 13, 2010 | ISBN: 0821384880 | 242 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book is the latest report by the World Bank to estimate comprehensive wealth – including produced, natural and human / institutional assets – for over 100 countries. This ground-breaking report presents wealth accounts for 1995, 2000, and 2005, permitting the first longer-term assessment of global, regional, and country performance in building wealth. This overall assessment is complemented by chapters detailing individual components of wealth, as well as how countries and the World Bank are using comprehensive measures of wealth for policy analysis.

Histories of Nations: How Their Identities Were Forged  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 17, 2017
Histories of Nations: How Their Identities Were Forged

Peter Furtado, "Histories of Nations: How Their Identities Were Forged"
ISBN: 0500251819 | 2013 | EPUB | 320 pages | 8 MB
The Public Wealth of Nations: How Management of Public Assets Can Boost or Bust Economic Growth

The Public Wealth of Nations: How Management of Public Assets Can Boost or Bust Economic Growth By Dag Detter, Stefan Fölster
English | PDF | 2015 | 245 Pages | ISBN : 1349704903 | 916.58 KB

Two leading economists argue that publicly owned commercial assets need to be taken out of the control of politicians. This radical, reforming book could lead to the creation of entirely new departments in the world's major banks, improve the fabric of democratic institutions across the globe, and increase global living standards.

Internet Governance in an Age of Cyber Insecurity  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 11, 2017
Internet Governance in an Age of Cyber Insecurity

Robert K. Knake, "Internet Governance in an Age of Cyber Insecurity"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0876094817 | PDF | pages: 55 | 1.5 mb

The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 9, 2017
The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire (Repost)

Susan Pedersen, "The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire"
English | ISBN: 0199730032 | 2015 | 592 pages | PDF | 8 MB