Albanian History

Albanian Identities: Myth and History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 5, 2014
Albanian Identities: Myth and History

Albanian Identities: Myth and History by Stephanie Schwandner-Sievers
Indiana University Press | October 21, 2002 | English | ISBN: 0253215706 | 256 pages | DJVU | 12 MB

Albanian history is permeated by myths and mythical narratives that often serve political purposes, from the depiction of the legendary "founder of the nation," Skanderbeg, to the exploits of the KLA in the recent Kosovo War. The essays in Albanian Identities, by a multinational, multidisciplinary team of scholars and non-academic specialists, deconstruct prevalent political or historiographical myths about Albania’s past and present, bringing to light the ways in which Albanian myths have served to justify and direct violence, buttress political power, and foster internal cohesion. Albanian Identities demonstrates the power of myths to this day, as they underpin political and social processes in crisis-ridden, post-totalitarian Albania.

Miranda Vickers, "The Albanians: A Modern History" (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Oct. 7, 2013
Miranda Vickers, "The Albanians: A Modern History" (repost)

Miranda Vickers, "The Albanians: A Modern History"
Publisher: I.B. Tauris | 2001 | ISBN: 1860645410 | English | PDF | 294 pages | 21.17 Mb

This is the first full account of a country that, following decades of isolation, has undergone unprecedented changes to its political system: the collapse of communism, the progression to multi-party elections and the upheaval that followed the March 1997 uprising. Miranda Vickers traces the history of the Albanian people from the Ottoman period to the formation of the Albanian Communist Party. …

History of Russia: From Peter the Great to Gorbachev [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at April 25, 2018
History of Russia: From Peter the Great to Gorbachev [repost]

History of Russia: From Peter the Great to Gorbachev
36xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~545 kb/s | 640x432 | Duration: 18:33:22 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | 5.3 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / History

This course focuses on 300 years of Russian history from Peter the Great to Gorbachev by examining the lives of the men and women who, in fact, were Russia. This is history told through biography. You examine key individuals and groups, the contexts in which they thought and acted, and their driving ideas. Topics include the revolution of Peter the Great, Catherine the Great, the Decembrist Uprising, Belinskii and the early years of Russian Socialism, Alexander II, Nicholas II, Stalin, Gorbachev, and Communism, among others.

A History of Conversion to Islam in the United States, Volume 2  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at April 25, 2018
A History of Conversion to Islam in the United States, Volume 2

Patrick D. Bowen, "A History of Conversion to Islam in the United States, Volume 2"
English | ISBN: 9004353143 | 2018 | 730 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Encyclopedia of the Elements: Technical Data - History - Processing - Applications (Repost)

Per Enghag, "Encyclopedia of the Elements: Technical Data - History - Processing - Applications"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 3527306668 | PDF | pages: 1311 | 9.9 mb

History of Hitler’s Empire, 2nd Edition [repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at April 25, 2018
History of Hitler’s Empire, 2nd Edition [repost]

History of Hitler’s Empire, 2nd Edition
12xDVDRip | AVI/XviD, ~1273 kb/s | 656x496 | Duration: 06:18:41 | English: MP3, 128 kb/s (2 ch) | 3.64 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / History

Know thy enemy. That's what the wisdom of history teaches us. And Adolf Hitler was surely the greatest enemy ever faced by modern civilization. Over half a century later, the horror and fascination still linger. No one is better able to explain the unexplainable about this man and his movement than Professor Thomas Childers. In these lectures, you will see what great teaching is all about.

The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at April 25, 2018
The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression (Repost)

Amity Shlaes, "The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression"
2008 | pages: 493 | ISBN: 0060936428 | PDF | 3,2 mb

A History of Death in the Hebrew Bible  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 25, 2018
A History of Death in the Hebrew Bible

A History of Death in the Hebrew Bible by Matthew Suriano
2018 | ISBN: 0190844736 | English | 312 pages | PDF | 25 MB

Disabilities and the Disabled in the Roman World: A Social and Cultural History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 25, 2018
Disabilities and the Disabled in the Roman World: A Social and Cultural History

Disabilities and the Disabled in the Roman World: A Social and Cultural History by Christian Laes
2018 | ISBN: 1107162904 | English | 248 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Building Chicago Economics: New Perspectives on the History of America's Most Powerful Economics Program

Building Chicago Economics: New Perspectives on the History of America's Most Powerful Economics Program by Professor Robert Van Horn, Professor Philip Mirowski, Professor Thomas A. Stapleford
2011 | ISBN: 1107013410, 1107616433 | English | 454 pages | PDF | 4 MB