Sicily

Archaic and Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 2, 2017
Archaic and Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History

Archaic and Classical Greek Sicily: A Social and Economic History (Greeks Overseas) by Franco De Angelis
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0195170474 | 464 pages | PDF | 18,4 MB

HC The Lost Evidence - Sicily (2007)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 2, 2017
HC The Lost Evidence - Sicily (2007)

HC The Lost Evidence - Sicily (2007)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3178 Kbps | 43mn 58s | 1.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, War

On 10 July 1943, the American Fifth Army, commanded by General George Patton, landed on the Italian island of Sicily. Patton's forces were joined by the British Eighth Army, led by General Sir Bernard Montgomery. It was the first major attack launched against Hitler's 'Fortress Europe'; an attempt to strike at the 'soft underbelly' of European Nazi hegemony. Over the next thirty-eight days, half a million Allied soldiers, sailors and airmen participated in a bloody battle of attrition against German and Italian troops.

BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 9, 2017
BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)

BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)
DVDRip | 720 x 416 | .AVI/XviD @ 1640 Kbps | 3x~58mn | English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.18 GB
Genre: Documentary, Arts, Travel

Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli take us on a delightful journey around their beloved Sicily. Sharing a passion for all things Sicilian they make the perfect travel partners. Exploring the island through each other's eyes and hearts, they reveal how the layers of history have created a unique belnd of art and architecture. As well as the pleasures of an intense and vibrant culture, they experience the sadness the island has come through and the strength of the Sicilian people as they rose up and challenged the Mafia. Together they document how the various conquering forces and the rich variety of different heritages have helped to shape both the food and the culture of this beautiful Mediterranean island.

BBC - Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 8, 2017
BBC - Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean (2017)

BBC - Sicily: The Wonder of the Mediterranean (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1655 Kbps | 2x~58mn | 1.42 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Travel

Historian Michael Scott journeys through Sicily to find out how 3,000 years of conquest and settlement have shaped the identity of the island we see today.

BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 21, 2016
BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)

BBC - Sicily Unpacked (2012)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2255 Kbps | 3x~58min | 2.95 GiB
Audio: English AAC 130 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli take us on a delightful journey around their beloved Sicily. Sharing a passion for all things Sicilian they make the perfect travel partners. Exploring the island through each other's eyes and hearts, they reveal how the layers of history have created a unique belnd of art and architecture. As well as the pleasures of an intense and vibrant culture, they experience the sadness the island has come through and the strength of the Sicilian people as they rose up and challenged the Mafia.

United News Newsreels R60 The invasion of Sicily! (1943)  Video

Posted by vman at March 17, 2015
United News Newsreels R60 The invasion of Sicily! (1943)

United News Newsreels R60 The invasion of Sicily! (1943)
DVDrip | AVI | 704x528 | DivX @ 1297 Kbps | 0:10 mn | Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | 105 MB
Genre: Documentary

The U.S. Office of War Information (OWI) was created during World War II (WWII). Part of its role was to oversee U.S. propaganda and promote patriotism. As part of this role, the OWI produced 267 newsreels called the 'United News.’ These newsreels were shown throughout the U.S., but were targeted to overseas viewers. The reels were released in several languages, including German. However, they were primarily distributed to allied and neutral countries

Sicily (Eyewitness Travel Guide) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at March 27, 2013
Sicily (Eyewitness Travel Guide) (repost)

Sicily (Eyewitness Travel Guide)
Publisher: DK Travel | 2011 | ISBN: 0756670233 | English | PDF | 256 pages | 31.1 Mb

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sicily will lead you straight to the best attractions Sicily has to offer. Packed with detailed information, maps, and beautiful cutaways and floor plans of all of Sicily's major sites, this guide explores every facet of the sun-baked island. Whether you desire to taste the varied and exotic flavors of rich Sicilian cuisine or explore the gorgeous Mediterranean beaches, this guide is packed with essential information to guide your travels. …

Sicily from Aeneas to Augustus: New Approaches in Archaeology and History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Sept. 22, 2017
Sicily from Aeneas to Augustus: New Approaches in Archaeology and History

Christopher J. Smith, John Serrati, "Sicily from Aeneas to Augustus: New Approaches in Archaeology and History"
2000 | pages: 256 | ISBN: 0748613676, 0748613668 | PDF | 5,2 mb

Sicily: The Hallowed Land  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Sept. 22, 2017
Sicily: The Hallowed Land

Ben Morreale, "Sicily: The Hallowed Land"
2000 | pages: 202 | ISBN: 1881901238 | PDF | 0,7 mb

Top 10 Sicily  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 21, 2017
Top 10 Sicily

Elaine Trigiani, "Top 10 Sicily (Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide)"
ISBN: 1465429247, ASIN: B00X0PUUUM | 2015 | EPUB | 160 pages | 70 MB