Food: A Cultural Culinary History

Food: A Cultural Culinary History [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at June 20, 2016
Food: A Cultural Culinary History [repost]

Food: A Cultural Culinary History
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 18:28:57 | 2013 | ISBN-10: 1598039482 | 765 MB
Genre: History

Eating is an indispensable human activity. As a result, whether we realize it or not, the drive to obtain food has been a major catalyst across all of history, from prehistoric times to the present. Epicure Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin said it best: "Gastronomy governs the whole life of man."

Food: A Cultural Culinary History [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at March 29, 2015
Food: A Cultural Culinary History [repost]

Food: A Cultural Culinary History
36xDVDRip | MP4/AVC, ~1310 kb/s | 720x404 | Duration: 18:32:23 | English: AAC, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | 10.9 GB
Genre: Food, Cooking, History

Eating is an indispensable human activity. As a result, whether we realize it or not, the drive to obtain food has been a major catalyst across all of history, from prehistoric times to the present. Epicure Jean-Anthelme Brillat-Savarin said it best: "Gastronomy governs the whole life of man." In fact, civilization itself began in the quest for food. Humanity's transition to agriculture was not only the greatest social revolution in history, but it directly produced the structures and institutions we call "civilization."

TTC Audio - Food: A Cultural Culinary History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by serpmolot at July 28, 2013
TTC Audio - Food: A Cultural Culinary History

TTC Audio - Food: A Cultural Culinary History
Audiobook | English | 2013 | .m4b | AAC 1 ch | 18 hrs 24 min | 292 MB
eLearning | Course No. 9180

TTC Video - Food: A Cultural Culinary History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by serpmolot at May 22, 2013
TTC Video - Food: A Cultural Culinary History

TTC Video - Food: A Cultural Culinary History
English | mp4 | H264 720x402 | AAC 2 ch 95 kbps | 18 hrs 33 min | 10.9 GB
eLearning | Course No. 9180

The History of Science: 1700-1900 [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 22, 2015
The History of Science: 1700-1900 [repost]

The History of Science: 1700-1900
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (1 ch) | Duration: 12:27:47 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B00DTO6CO2| 2013 | 735 MB
Genre: Science, History

The scientific theories that were first discovered and made public in the years 1700-1900 are some of the most pivotal in history. Landmark theories of planetary motion, the workings of nature, and the speed of light were all ideas that took the world by storm.

Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 22, 2015
Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea

Give Me a Fast Ship: The Continental Navy and America's Revolution at Sea
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 19:54:42 | ISBN-10: N/A | 2014 | 547 MB
Genre: History

Five ships against hundreds—the fledgling American Navy versus the greatest naval force the world had ever seen…

Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Oct. 12, 2015
Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War

Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 10:55:34 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B007S3WXV6 | 2012 | 300 MB
Genre: History

Just who were the three men the Soviet and American superpowers exchanged on Berlin's Glienicke Bridge on February 10, 1962? Bridge of Spies is the true story of those men - Rudolf Abel, a Soviet Spy who was a master of disguise; Gary Powers, an American who was captured when his spy plane was shot down; and Frederic Pryor, a young American doctor mistakenly identified as a spy.

Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Oct. 12, 2015
Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning

Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 16:29:03 | ISBN-10: 1101926058 | 2015 | 453 MB
Genre: History

A brilliant, haunting, and profoundly original portrait of the defining tragedy of our time.
Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana

Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 18 hours | ISBN-10: 1494558181 | 2015 | 644 MB
Genre: History

Since 1959, conflict and aggression have dominated the story of U.S.-Cuban relations. From John F. Kennedy's offering of an olive branch to Fidel Castro after the missile crisis, to Henry Kissinger's top-secret quest for normalization, to Barack Obama's promise of a "new approach," William M. LeoGrande and Peter Kornbluh reveal a fifty-year record of dialogue and negotiations, both open and furtive, indicating a path toward better relations in the future.LeoGrande and Kornbluh have uncovered hundreds of formerly secret U.S. documents and conducted interviews with dozens of negotiators, intermediaries, and policy makers. The authors describe how, despite the political clamor surrounding any hint of better relations with Havana, serious negotiations have been conducted by every presidential administration since Eisenhower's through secret, back-channel diplomacy.
Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs and the Greatest Wealth in History

Once Upon a Time in Russia: The Rise of the Oligarchs and the Greatest Wealth in History
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 06:47:10 | ISBN-10: 1442387173 | 2015 | 186 MB
Genre: History

The bestselling author of Bringing Down the House (sixty-three weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and the basis for the hit movie 21) and The Accidental Billionaires (the basis for the Academy Award–winning film The Social Network) delivers an epic drama of wealth, rivalry, and betrayal among mega-wealthy Russian oligarchs—and its international repercussions.