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Posted By : interes | Date : 20 Apr 2014 00:20:17 | Comments : 0

Airborne Combat: The Glider War/Fighting Gliders of WWII (Stackpole Military History Series) by James E. Mrazek
English | 2011 | ISBN: 081170808X | ISBN-13: 9780811708081 | 560 pages | EPUB | 17,3 MB

• Comprehensive look into the dangerous world of glider warfare
• Stories of elite glider troops in the thick of battle
• Covers all significant glider operations of the war, including Eben Emael, Crete, Sicily, Normandy, Arnhem, Bastogne during the Battle of the Bulge, the Eastern Front, and more
Posted By : interes | Date : 20 Apr 2014 00:14:01 | Comments : 0

England Versus Scotland by Rupert Matthews
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0850529492 | ISBN-13: 9780850529494 | 224 pages | EPUB | 17,5 MB

Today the rivalry between St Andrew and St George may be fierce but at least it is limited to the sporting field. This was by no means the case before the Act of Settlement in the eighteenth century. Rupert Matthews has researched more than twenty major battles between these two countries, over a period of 1,000 years.
Posted By : interes | Date : 20 Apr 2014 00:08:56 | Comments : 0

Yorkshire Sieges of the Civil Wars (Family History (Pen & Sword)) by David Cooke
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1844159175 | ISBN-13: 9781844159178 | 192 pages | EPUB | 18,5 MB

Throughout recorded history Yorkshire has been a setting for warfare of all kinds - marches, skirmishes and raids, pitched battles and sieges. And it is the sieges of the Civil War period - which often receive less attention than other forms of combat - that are the focus of David Cooke's new history.
Posted By : interes | Date : 20 Apr 2014 00:03:55 | Comments : 0

Second to None: Coldstream Guards 1650-2000 by Julian Paget
English | 2001 | ISBN: 0850527694 | ISBN-13: 9780850527698 | 254 pages | EPUB | 19 MB

Distinguished British historians and past members of the regiment celebrate the 350th anniversary of this famous British guard regiment with a lavishly illustrated account of its history in war and peace.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:52:35 | Comments : 0

The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson: The Mortal Wounding of the Confederacy's Greatest Icon (Emerging Civil War) by Chris Mackowski and Kristopher White
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1611211506 | ISBN-13: 9781611211504 | 168 pages | EPUB | 19 MB

May 1863. The Civil War was in its third spring, and Confederate Lt. Gen. Thomas Jonathan Jackson stood at the peak of his fame. He had arisen from obscurity to become “Old Stonewall,” adored across the South and feared and respected throughout the North.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:48:09 | Comments : 0

Dialogue with the Past: Engaging Students and Meeting Standards through Oral History (American Association for State and Local History) by Glenn Whitman
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0759106487 , 0759106495 | ISBN-13: 9780759106482 , 9780759106499 | 184 pages | EPUB | 19,7 MB

Oral history is a marvelous force for empowering young people with a love of history. But educators today may wonder how they might use it to inspire their students while still teaching the necessary curriculum and meeting standards. In Dialogue with the Past Glenn Whitman addresses these concerns from his own rich experience and that of many other teachers and students.
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Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:39:32 | Comments : 0

The Utopia of Film: Cinema and Its Futures in Godard, Kluge, and Tahimik (Film and Culture Series) by Christopher Pavsek
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0231160984 , 0231160992 | ISBN-13: 9780231160988 , 9780231160995 | 304 pages | EPUB | 20,3 MB

The German filmmaker Alexander Kluge has long promoted cinema's relationship with the goals of human emancipation. Jean-Luc Godard and Filipino director Kidlat Tahimik also believe in cinema's ability to bring about what Theodor W. Adorno once called a "redeemed world."
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:34:33 | Comments : 0

The English Village Explained (England's Living History) by Trevor Yorke
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1846742439 | ISBN-13: 9781846742439 | 128 pages | EPUB | 22,7 MB

The English village conjures up an image of rural harmony and of our ancestors woven into the broader pageant of England's past. But existing village histories are often mere lists of past lords of the manor. What we are really interested in is how a village began, what it might have looked like down the centuries, and what clues to the past are still there for those who know what to look for.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:29:06 | Comments : 0

Islamic Fashion and Anti-Fashion: New Perspectives from Europe and North America by Annelies Moors and Emma Tarlo
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0857853341 , 085785335X | ISBN-13: 9780857853349 , 9780857853356 | 320 pages | EPUB | 22,7 MB

Introducing innovative new research from international scholars working on Islamic fashion and its critics, Islamic Fashion and Anti-Fashion provides a global perspective on muslim dress practices. The book takes a broad geographic sweep, bringing together the sartorial experiences of Muslims in locations as diverse as Paris, the Canadian Prairie, Swedish and Italian bath houses and former socialist countries of Eastern Europe.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:24:11 | Comments : 0

The Maps of Antietam: An Atlas of the Antietam (Sharpsburg) Campaign, including the Battle of South Mountain, September 2 - 20, 1862 (Savas Beatie Military Atlas) by Bradley Gottfried
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1611210860 | ISBN-13: 9781611210866 | 87 pages | EPUB | 27 MB

The Maps of Antietam: An Atlas of the Antietam (Sharpsburg) Campaign is the eagerly awaited companion volume to Bradley M. Gottfried’s bestselling The Maps of Gettysburg (2007) and The Maps of First Bull Run (2009), part of the ongoing Savas Beatie Military Atlas Series.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:15:55 | Comments : 0

The American Way: A Geographical History of Crisis and Recovery by Carville Earle
English | 2003 | ISBN: 0847687120 | ISBN-13: 9780847687121 | 472 pages | EPUB | 30,4 MB

The geography of contemporary U.S. political economy—the relocation of firms toward the sunbelt and abroad; the decline of manufacturing in the rust belt; and the rise of footloose producer services, NAFTA-inspired trade flows—has roots that run deep into our past.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 23:09:07 | Comments : 0

Real World Whitetail Behavior by Jim Roy
English | 2003 | ISBN: 1586670980 | ISBN-13: 9781586670986 | 200 pages | EPUB | 32,8 MB

Taking the controversial approach that deer hunting has become more of a "social event" than an affirmation of the more basic human need to subsist in the wild, Jim Roy proposes a simple, common sense method of stalking the whitetail that he calls "survival hunting." Some of the mysteries and myths concerning the whitetail can best be unraveled by observing the natural movements of the herd-not the more unnatural movements caused by pressure from humans or dogs.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 22:45:15 | Comments : 0

Hex Signs: Tips, Tools, and Techniques for Learning the Craft (Heritage Crafts Today Series) by Ivan E. Hoyt
English | 2008 | ISBN: 0811703223 | ISBN-13: 9780811703222 | 128 pages | EPUB | 37,1 MB

The traditional Pennsylvania Dutch folk practice of painting colorful, round geometric designs directly on barns was adapted to a detached disk format in the mid-twentieth century. Ivan Hoyt is one of the most celebrated artisans of hex sign painting, and in this detailed how-to book he shares his knowledge, providing information on tools, detailed step-by-step instructions and photographs, design ideas, painting tips, a variety of projects, and more. Hidden lay-flat spiral binding for easy use.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 22:31:12 | Comments : 0

The Maps of Chickamauga: An Atlas of the Chickamauga Campaign, Including the Tullahoma Operations, June 22 - September 23, 1863 by David Powell
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1932714723 | ISBN-13: 9781932714722 | 319 pages | EPUB | 42,7 MB

The Maps of Chickamauga explores this largely misunderstood battle through the use of full-color maps, graphically illustrating the complex tangle of combat’s ebb and flow that makes the titanic bloodshed of Chickamauga one of the most confusing actions of the American Civil War.
Posted By : interes | Date : 19 Apr 2014 22:03:24 | Comments : 0

50 Simple Soups for the Slow Cooker by Lynn Alley
English | ISBN: 1449407935 | 2011 | EPUB | 104 pages | 4,5 MB

Lynn Alley, author of The Gourmet Slow Cooker, is famous for creating flavorful homemade meals using the kitchen's most coveted countertop appliance--the slow cooker. Inside 50 Simple Soups for the Slow Cooker, Alley presents bold combinations for 50 new vegetarian and vegan soup dishes that are as hearty as they are flavorful.