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Borderline Virginities (2017)

English | July 26, 2017 | ISBN: 1472480171 | EPUB | 238 Pages | 1.5 MB How and why did virginity come to play such a crucial part in the Christian Church in the formative and defining period of Late Antiquity? Sissel Undheim analyzes the negotiations over what...
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A Companion to the Ancient Near East Ed 2 (2020)

English | ISBN: 1119362466 | 2020 | 528 Pages | PDF | 4 MB The new edition of the popular survey of Near Eastern civilization from the Bronze Age to the era of Alexander the Great A Companion to the Ancient Near East explores the history of the...
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Land of Wondrous Cold (2020)

English | March 3rd, 2020 | ISBN: 069117220X | 312 Pages | EPUB | 24.60 MB A gripping history of the polar continent, from the great discoveries of the nineteenth century to modern scientific breakthroughs Antarctica, the ice kingdom hosting the South Pole, looms large in the human...
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The Britannica Guide to the Islamic World

The Britannica Guide to the Islamic World Modern Islam can appear so diverse as to defy description, yet it is held together by stronger forces than almost any other world group-the annual hajj to Mecca itself attracts more than 1,000,000 Muslims. And despite significant religious differences, Islam remains...
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Daily Life During the Spanish Inquisition (2002)

English | February 28, 2002 | ISBN: 0313316678 | PDF | 312 Pages | 38 MB The life of persecuted minorities, as well as that of the wealthy and the ordinary people of Spain during the Spanish Inquisition, comes alive in this illuminating account. For three and a...
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The History and Art of the American Gun (2015)

English | November 26, 2015 | ISBN: 0785833323 | EPUB | 384 Pages | 463 MB The History and Art of the American Gun is a loving tribute to the artistry of firearms. Wilson chronicles the true art and rich history of gun engraving, from early English and...
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A Companion to Byzantine Science (2020)

2020 | ISBN: 9004414606 | English | 676 Pages | PDF | 17 MB This is the first book entirely devoted to Byzantine science, with essays by distinguished scholars offering the most comprehensive and up-to-date history of the field currently available, and aiming to position the field in...
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Marxist Theories of Imperialism: A History (2017)

English | ISBN: 1784537497 | 2017 | 288 Pages | PDF | 4 MB For Marxists, imperialism is the highest stage of capitalism. Critical analysis of imperialism has been a feature of Marxist throughout the twentieth century. The conceptualising and theorising of imperialism by Marxists has evolved over...
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Shakespeare’s Nature (2014)

English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199685088 | PDF | 268 Pages | 1.1 mb Shakespeare’s Nature offers the first sustained account of the impact of the language and practice of husbandry on Shakespeare’s work. It shows how the early modern discourse of cultivation changes attitude to the natural...
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Egypt, Greece, and Rome (2014)

English | 2014 | ISBN: 0199651914 | 784 Pages | PDF | 9 MB Egypt, Greece, and Rome is regarded as one of the best general histories of the ancient world. It is written for the general reader and the student coming to the subject for the first...
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Delphi Complete Works of Michelangelo (2007)

ISBN: N/A | ASIN: B00R1N4BGI | 2007 Pages | EPUB | December 14, 2014 | English | 43 MB The ‘Divine’ sculptor, painter, architect, poet and engineer, Michelangelo Buonarroti exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art, producing masterpieces that rank among the most famous in...
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Sultanic Saviors and Tolerant Turks (2020)

English | 2020 | ISBN: 0253045444, 025304541X | 360 Pages | PDF | 6 MB What compels Jews in the Ottoman Empire, Turkey, and abroad to promote a positive image of Ottomans and Turks while they deny the Armenian genocide and the existence of antisemitism in Turkey? Based...
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The Roll in England and France in the Late Middle Ages (2020)

2020 | ISBN: 3110644835 | English | 336 Pages | EPUB | 35 MB In the Middle Ages, rolls were ubiquitous as a writing support. While scholars have long examined the texts and images on rolls, they have rarely taken the manuscripts themselves into account. This volume readdresses...
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Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird (Air Vanguard) (2015)

English | June 23, 2015 | ISBN: 1472804929 | 64 Pages | PDF | 6.20 MB The SR-71 has come to represent the very pinnacle of Cold War aircraft design – indeed, it has become an icon. Together with its predecessor, the A-12, the Blackbird was a giant...
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