Category Archives: History

Download E-books Trade and Cultural Exchange in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Braudel's Maritime Legacy (International Library of Historical Studies, Volume 67) PDF

| February 19, 2017 | admin | 0

By Maria Fusaro, Colin Heywood, Mohamed-Salah Omri

The Mediterranean and the Mediterranean international within the Age of Philip II through Fernand Braudel revolutionized the examine of Mediterranean background on its ebook in 1949. Now, 60 years "after Braudel," this publication brings jointly paintings via quarter experts and the most recent learn at the sea itself within the early sleek interval, the maritime alternate that flourished there, the ships which travelled it and the lads who sailed them. It opens up the topic to English-speaking readers drawn to maritime background, naval historical past, the background of the early sleek international and the historiographical legacy of Braudel.

Show description

Download E-books Exploring Ancient Skies: An Encyclopedic Survey of Archaeoastronomy by David H. Kelley (2005-01-05) PDF

| February 18, 2017 | admin | 0

By David H. Kelley;Eugene F. Milone

Exploring old Skies brings jointly the tools of archaeology and the insights of recent astronomy to discover the technology of astronomy because it was once practiced in a variety of cultures ahead of the discovery of the telescope. The e-book studies a massive and turning out to be physique of literature at the cultures of the traditional Mediterranean, the a long way East, and the recent international (particularly Mesoamerica), placing the traditional astronomical fabrics into their archaeological and cultural contexts.The authors start with an outline of the sector and continue to crucial points of naked-eye astronomy, via an exam of particular cultures. The publication concludes via taking into consideration the needs of historical astronomy: astrology, navigation, calendar rules, and (not least) the knowledge of our position and position within the universe. Skies are recreated to exhibit serious occasions as they might have seemed to historical observers - occasions reminiscent of the supernova of 1054, the 'lion horoscope' or the 'Star of Bethlehem.' Exploring historic Skies offers a complete assessment of the relationships among astronomy and different parts of human research. it is going to be worthwhile as a reference for students and as a textual content for college students in either astronomy and archaeology, and should be of compelling curiosity to readers who search a extensive realizing of our collective highbrow historical past.

Show description

Download E-books Windsock Datafile No. 067 - AEG C.IV PDF

| February 18, 2017 | admin | 0

By Peter M. Grosz

AEG C.IV КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Albatros Productions Ltd.Серия: Windsock DataFile 67Автор(ы): P M GroszЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 1998Количество страниц: 34ISBN: 1-902207-00-9Формат: pdf (72 dpi) 2480x3504Размер: 75.8 mb Rapid0

Show description

Download E-books Sturmgeschutz III L/24 & L33 PDF

| February 18, 2017 | admin | 0

By Horst Scheibert, This book covers the short gun versions of the armored fighting vehicles known as the Sturmgeschütz.

Книга Schiffer army heritage Vol. forty two: Sturmgeschutz III (L/24 & L33). The... Schiffer army background Vol. forty two: Sturmgeschutz III (L/24 & L33). the quick Gun types Книги Вооружение Автор: Horst Scheibert Год издания: 1991 Формат: pdf Издат.:Schiffer Publishing Страниц: 50 Размер: 29.96 ISBN: 0887403506 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:This booklet covers the fast gun models of the armored battling autos referred to as the Sturmgeschutz.

Show description

To Top