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A New History of the American South - The Great Courses  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Mindsnatcher at May 12, 2019
A New History of the American South - The Great Courses

A New History of the American South - The Great Courses
Course No. 8388 | 24 Lectures | ~27min / lecture | 1x PDF Course guidebook
4x DVDRip | mkv | H.265 HEVC @ 1028 Kbps, 30.0 FPS | 960 x 540 | ~10h 48min | 5.27 GB
Audio: English AAC LC 2.0 @ 160 Kbps, 44.1 kHz | Subtitle: none
Genres: eLearning Video, History, Culture

Key Points of Learning: 01. How British Anglicanism came to be replaced in the South by evangelical Christianity. 02. Trace the rise of abolitionism and antislavery societies, and the violent backlash of anti-abolitionists. 03. Investigate the vibrant musical culture of the postbellum South and the African musical elements that converged in the birth of ragtime and jazz, as well as the evolution of blues, country music, and gospel. The American South holds a special place in the minds of people around the world. The South’s extraordinarily colorful and dramatic history, its competing narratives of prosperity and cruelty, its role in the American Civil War, and its influence on the emerging conception of human rights are, for many, the stuff of legend.

VA - The British Invasion: History Of British Rock (1991) Re-up  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at May 9, 2019
VA - The British Invasion: History Of British Rock (1991)  Re-up

VA - The British Invasion: History Of British Rock (1991)
Rock, Oldies | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1,13 Gb
Label: Rhino / Wea | Release Year: 1991

The British Invasion was a phenomenon that occurred in the mid-1960s when rock and pop music acts from the United Kingdom,as well as other aspects of British culture, became popular in the United States, and significant to the rising "counterculture" on both sides of the Atlantic. Pop and rock groups such as The Beatles, The Dave Clark Five, The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, Herman's Hermits and The Whowere at the forefront of the invasion

ZDF - The History of Weapons: Series 1 (2018)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 13, 2019
ZDF - The History of Weapons: Series 1 (2018)

ZDF - The History of Weapons: Series 1 (2018)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 4535 Kbps | 10x~49mn | 16.1 GB
Audio: English AAC 156 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Since the very beginning of human existence, weapons have been produced and used to kill. How did the technology of weapons advance?

Coursera - Internet History, Technology, and Security by Charles Severance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at May 15, 2019
Coursera - Internet History, Technology, and Security by Charles Severance

Coursera - Internet History, Technology, and Security
WEBRip | English | MP4 + PDF slides | 960 x 540 | AVC ~567 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English (.srt) | ~12 hours | 2.18 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Internet History, Security

The impact of technology and networks on our lives, culture, and society continues to increase. The very fact that you can take this course from anywhere in the world requires a technological infrastructure that was designed, engineered, and built over the past sixty years. To function in an information-centric world, we need to understand the workings of network technology. This course will open up the Internet and show you how it was created, who created it and how it works. Along the way we will meet many of the innovators who developed the Internet and Web technologies that we use today.

DC Wings - Beyond the Wild Blue: A History of the USAF (1997)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 11, 2019
DC Wings - Beyond the Wild Blue: A History of the USAF (1997)

DC Wings - Beyond the Wild Blue: A History of the USAF (1997)
DVDRip | 720x552 | .MKV/AVC @ 1972 Kbps | 5x~47min | 3.61 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Beyond the Wild Blue is the most accurate rendition of the history of the United States Air Force that has ever been seen on the television or video. By a brilliant combination of archival film research and intensely personal interviews with many of the most important figures in the history of the Air Force, John Honey and Walter Boyne have produced a vivid and fast moving portrait of service which went from the ruins of World War II demobilization to become the principal weapon of the world's only Superpower.

BBC - Reporting History: Mandela and a New South Africa (2019)  Video

Posted by notbanned at May 17, 2019
BBC - Reporting History: Mandela and a New South Africa (2019)

BBC - Reporting History: Mandela and a New South Africa (2019)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2552 Kbps | 58 min 51 s | 1.10 GiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

On the 25th anniversary of Mandela's election, BBC Correspondent Fergal Keane goes back to examine his reports, and considers why history did not turn out the way he expected. At the heart of the film is an interview in which Fergal explores his decades of reporting in South Africa, from the fear being caught up in violent protests to the joy of reporting for BBC Newsbeat as Mandela was sworn in. He also meets historians and other experts as he considers how Mandela’s legacy has played out.

Teaching History with Musicals (Teaching History with...)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 18, 2019
Teaching History with Musicals (Teaching History with...)

Teaching History with Musicals (Teaching History with…) by Kathryn Edney
English | January 26th, 2017 | ISBN: 1442278420 | 150 pages | EPUB | 2.54 MB

Popular media has become a common means by which students understand both the present and the past. Consequently, more teachers are using various forms of popular culture as pedagogical tools in the history classroom. With their resurgent popularity—on both the large and small screens—musicals can be used to engage students as an entertaining source of historical understanding. In order to facilitate the use of musicals as learning tools, however, teachers of history need a dependable resource.

Beep: A Documentary History of Game Sound (2016)  Video

Posted by rwdfox at May 18, 2019
Beep: A Documentary History of Game Sound (2016)

Beep: A Documentary History of Game Sound (2016)
BRRip | 1h 52mn | 720x400 | AVI XviD@1597Kbps | MP3@192Kbps 2CH | 1.41 GiB
BDRip 1080p | 1h 52mn | 1920x1080 | MKV AVC@11.0Mbps | AC3@192Kbps 2CH | 8.74 GiB
Language: English | Genre: Documentary, History | Subtitles: None

Beep is a documentary history of game sound, from the Victorian penny arcades through pinball and the video games right up to 2015.
Secondary Starters and Plenaries: History: Ready-to-use activities for teaching history (Classroom Starters and Plenaries)

Secondary Starters and Plenaries: History: Ready-to-use activities for teaching history (Classroom Starters and Plenaries) by Mike Gershon
English | October 29th, 2014 | ISBN: 1441171932 | 159 pages | EPUB | 0.80 MB

Looking for time saving, creative, ready-to-use activities to kick-start and round up your history lessons? Look no further!

A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by insetes at March 15, 2019
A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present

A History of Infanticide in Britain, c. 1600 to the Present By Anne-Marie Kilday
2013 | 352 Pages | ISBN: 0230547079 | PDF | 4 MB