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The Politics of Water in Post-War Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at May 25, 2017
The Politics of Water in Post-War Britain

The Politics of Water in Post-War Britain by Glen O'Hara
English | 10 May 2017 | ISBN: 1137446390 | 328 Pages | PDF | 14.7 MB

This is the first book to cover the British people’s late twentieth century engagement with water in all its domestic, national and international forms, and from bathing and household chores to controversies about maritime pollution. The British Isles, a relatively wet and rainy archipelago, cannot in any way be said to be short of liquid resources.
Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War [Audiobook]

Lynne Olson, Arthur Morey (Narrator), Kimberly Farr (Narrator), "Last Hope Island: Britain, Occupied Europe, and the Brotherhood That Helped Turn the Tide of War"
ASIN: B06ZZ2XZ94 | 2017 | M4B@64 kbps | ~18:46:00 | 523 MB
Fungal Disease in Britain and the United States 1850-2000: Mycoses and Modernity (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern Hi

Fungal Disease in Britain and the United States 1850-2000: Mycoses and Modernity (Science, Technology and Medicine in Modern History) by A. Homei
English | Nov. 11, 2013 | ISBN: 1137377011 | 241 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book is open access under a CC BY license. The narrative of 20th-century medicine is the conquering of acute infectious diseases and the rise in chronic, degenerative diseases. The history of fungal infections does not fit this picture. This book charts the path of fungal infections from the mid 19th century to the dawn of the 21st century.

Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves, and the American Revolution [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 25, 2017
Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves, and the American Revolution [Audiobook]

Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves, and the American Revolution [Audiobook] by Simon Schama
English | April 18, 2006 | ASIN: B000FI9NWS, ISBN: 0061137022 | MP3@64 kbps | 11 hrs 51 mins | 326 MB
Narrator: Simon Schama

Penny Loaves & Butter Cheap: Britain in 1846  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at May 23, 2017
Penny Loaves & Butter Cheap: Britain in 1846

Penny Loaves & Butter Cheap: Britain in 1846 by Stephen Bates
English | June 1, 2014 | ISBN: 1781852545 | EPUB | 352 pages | 6.3 MB

Roman Britain: A Sourcebook (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 23, 2017
Roman Britain: A Sourcebook (repost)

Roman Britain: A Sourcebook by Stanley Ireland
English | 2009 | ISBN-10: 041547177X | 304 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Female Transgression in Early Modern Britain: Literary and Historical Explorations

Richard Hillman, Pauline Ruberry-Blanc, "Female Transgression in Early Modern Britain: Literary and Historical Explorations"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1472410459 | PDF | pages: 236 | 1.3 mb
Postwar Conservatism, A Transnational Investigation: Britain, France, and the United States, 1930-1990 [Repost]

Postwar Conservatism, A Transnational Investigation: Britain, France, and the United States, 1930-1990 by Clarisse Berthezène
English | 10 Jun. 2017 | ISBN: 3319402706 | 308 Pages | PDF | 2.26 MB

This volume offers a unique comparative perspective on post-war conservatism, as it traces the rise and mutations of conservative ideas in three countries – Britain, France and the United States - across a ‘short’ twentieth century (1929-1990) and examines the reconfiguration of conservatism as a transnational phenomenon.

Alternatives to State-Socialism in Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 21, 2017
Alternatives to State-Socialism in Britain

Alternatives to State-Socialism in Britain: Other Worlds of Labour in the Twentieth Century by Peter Ackers, Alastair J. Reid
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319341618 | 354 Pages | PDF | 5.9 MB

This book poses a major revisionist challenge to 20th century British labour history, aiming to look beyond the Marxist and Fabian exclusion of working class experience, notably religion and self-help, in order to exaggerate ‘labour movement’ class cohesion.

Four Thousand Lives: The Rescue of German Jewish Men to Britain, 1939  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at May 19, 2017
Four Thousand Lives: The Rescue of German Jewish Men to Britain, 1939

Clare Ungerson, "Four Thousand Lives: The Rescue of German Jewish Men to Britain, 1939"
ISBN: 0752497936 | 2014 | EPUB | 208 pages | 2 MB