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. …

The Struggle for the European Constitution: A Past and Future History [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Nov. 22, 2017
The Struggle for the European Constitution: A Past and Future History [Repost]

Michael O'Neill - The Struggle for the European Constitution: A Past and Future History
Published: 2008-12-15 | ISBN: 0415378001, 0415665930 | PDF | 592 pages | 2.98 MB

Dates: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Dates: A Global History

Nawal Nasrallah, "Dates: A Global History"
English | ISBN: 1861897960 | 2011 | PDF | 136 pages | 2 MB

Onions and Garlic: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Onions and Garlic: A Global History

Martha Jay, "Onions and Garlic: A Global History"
English | December 12th, 2016 | ISBN: 1780235879 | 90 pages | PDF | 10 MB

Offal: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Offal: A Global History

Nina Edwards, "Offal: A Global History"
English | ISBN: 1780230974 | 2013 | PDF | 141 pages | 2 MB

Nuts: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Nuts: A Global History

Ken Albala, "Nuts: A Global History"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1780232829 | 128 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Mushroom: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Mushroom: A Global History

Cynthia Bertelsen, "Mushroom: A Global History"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 178023175X | 160 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Sausage: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Sausage: A Global History

Gary Allen, "Sausage: A Global History"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1780235003 | 160 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Pudding: A Global History  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 22, 2017
Pudding: A Global History

Jeri Quinzio, "Pudding: A Global History"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1780230427 | 149 pages | PDF | 2 MB