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Death of a Nation: American Culture and the End of Exceptionalism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at May 29, 2015
Death of a Nation: American Culture and the End of Exceptionalism

David W. Noble - Death of a Nation: American Culture and the End of Exceptionalism
Published: 2002-12-02 | ISBN: 0816640807, 0816640815 | PDF | 400 pages | 1.56 MB

Knife: The Cult, Craft and Culture of the Cook's Knife  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 3, 2017
Knife: The Cult, Craft and Culture of the Cook's Knife

Tim Hayward, "Knife: The Cult, Craft and Culture of the Cook's Knife"
ISBN: 1849498911 | 2016 | EPUB | 224 pages | 45 MB
VA - Oxford American Visions Of The Blues: Southern Music Issue No. 18 (2016)

VA - Oxford American Visions Of The Blues: Southern Music Issue No. 18 (2016)
Blues | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:19:33 | 184 MB
Label: Oxford American | Release Year: 2016

The CD features classic blues (Charley Patton, Allen Toussaint, Big Mama Thornton) alongside contemporary artists reinterpreting the genre (Alabama Shakes, Bassekou Kouyaté, Regina Carter), plus rare recordings (including a never-before-released vintage CeDell Davis track). The magazine contains new work by some of the best music writers of our time (Greil Marcus, Daphne A. Brooks, Elijah Wald, John Jeremiah Sullivan) and essays by first-time Oxford American contributors (Jeffery Renard Allen, Rashod Ollison, Sarah Bryan, Zandria F. Robinson), as well as stories from OA regulars (Amanda Petrusich, Jewly Hight, Cynthia Shearer, David Ramsey).
Crossing the Continent 1527-1540: The Story of the First African-American Explorer of the American South [Repost]

Robert Goodwin - Crossing the Continent 1527-1540: The Story of the First African-American Explorer of the American South
2009 | ISBN: 0061140457 | English | 432 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Tools of Literacy: The Role of Skaldic Verse on Icelandic Textual Culture of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries

Tools of Literacy: The Role of Skaldic Verse on Icelandic Textual Culture of the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries by Gudrun Nordal
English | 1 Oct. 2000 | ISBN: 0802047890 | 432 Pages | PDF | 22 MB

Tools of Literacy is a thorough and ground-breaking examination of thirteenth-century skaldic verse or dr ttkv tt, the literary production of Iceland in the thirteenth century, and of the textual culture which nurtured the poets. Nordal demonstrates the connection between thirteenth-century skaldic verse and the formal study of grammatica in schools, and establishes that skaldic verse was treated much like a Nordic equivalent of classic texts.
Decline of the U.S. Hegemony?: A Challenge of ALBA and a New Latin American Integration of the Twenty-First Century

Decline of the U.S. Hegemony?: A Challenge of ALBA and a New Latin American Integration of the Twenty-First Century (Security in the Americas in the Twenty-First Century) by Bruce M. Bagley, Magdalena Defort
2015 | ISBN: 1498506747 | English | 460 pages | PDF | 4 MB

Hillary Clinton: American Woman of the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 3, 2016
Hillary Clinton: American Woman of the World

Hillary Clinton: American Woman of the World (A Real-Life Story) by Cheryl Harness
2016 | ISBN: 1481460579 | English | 192 pages | EPUB | 23 MB

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 22, 2016
A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West [Repost]

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West by Nicolas S. Witschi
English | May 6, 2011 | ISBN: 1405187336 | 569 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West presents a series of essays that explore the historic and contemporary cultural expressions rooted in America's western states.

American Culture in the 1990s  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 21, 2016
American Culture in the 1990s

American Culture in the 1990s by Colin Harrison
English | Mar. 31, 2010 | ISBN: 0748622225, 0748622217 | 264 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

American Culture in the 1990s focuses on the dramatic cultural transformations of the last decade of the millennium. Lodged between the fall of Communism and the outbreak of the War on Terror, the 1990s was witness to America's expanding influence across the world but also a period of anxiety and social conflict.

Peter Lev - American Films of the 70s: Conflicting Visions [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at May 9, 2016
Peter Lev - American Films of the 70s: Conflicting Visions [Repost]

Peter Lev - American Films of the 70s: Conflicting Visions
2000 | ISBN: 0292747152 | English | 248 pages | PDF | 5 MB