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Contesting the Olympics in American Cities: Chicago 2016, Boston 2024, Los Angeles 2028

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Contesting the Olympics in American Cities: Chicago 2016, Boston 2024, Los Angeles 2028

Contesting the Olympics in American Cities: Chicago 2016, Boston 2024, Los Angeles 2028 by Greg Andranovich
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 117 Pages | ISBN : 9811650934 | 1.8 MB

“Arguably we are at a tipping point in the history of the Olympics and Contesting the Olympics in American Cities makes a major contribution to debates about the future of the Games and other sports mega-events. Written by renowned experts in the field of the urban politics of mega-events, this will become a standard reference point for students, teachers, researchers and anyone interested in the recent past and future development of the Olympics.”

A Global History of the Cold War, 1945-1991

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A Global History of the Cold War, 1945-1991

A Global History of the Cold War, 1945-1991 by Philip Jenkins
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 252 Pages | ISBN : 3030813657 | 3.5 MB

This textbook provides a dynamic and concise overview of the Cold War. Offering balanced coverage of the whole era, it takes a firmly global approach, showing how at various times the focus of East-West rivalry shifted to new and surprising venues, from Laos to Katanga, from Nicaragua to Angola.

Britain’s Informal Empire in Spain, 1830-1950: Free Trade, Protectionism and Military Power

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Britain’s Informal Empire in Spain, 1830-1950: Free Trade, Protectionism and Military Power

Britain’s Informal Empire in Spain, 1830-1950: Free Trade, Protectionism and Military Power by Nick Sharman
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 243 Pages | ISBN : 3030779491 | 3.5 MB

Based on five years of archival research, this book offers a radical reinterpretation of Britain and Spain’s relationship during the growth, apogee and decline of the British Empire. It shows that from the early nineteenth century Britain turned Spain into an ‘informal’ colony, using its economic and military dominance to achieve its strategic and economic ends.

Mexico City's Olympic Games: Citizenship and Nation Building, 1963-1968

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Mexico City's Olympic Games: Citizenship and Nation Building, 1963-1968

Mexico City's Olympic Games: Citizenship and Nation Building, 1963-1968 by Axel Elías
English | PDF,EPUB | 2021 | 283 Pages | ISBN : 3030741109 | 3 MB

This book looks at the 1968 Summer Olympic Games as a complex nationbuilding project. Sports mega-events have been mostly studied as homogenous government-led strategies, but more work is needed around the diverse reception and performances.

A Companion to Australian Art (Blackwell Companions to Art History)

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A Companion to Australian Art (Blackwell Companions to Art History)

A Companion to Australian Art
by Allen, Christopher; Arnold, Dana;

English | 2021 | ISBN: ‎ 1118767586 | 546 pages | True PDF EPUB | 49.59 MB

Medieval Mercenaries: The Business of War

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Medieval Mercenaries: The Business of War

Medieval Mercenaries: The Business of War by William Urban
English | November 30, 2015 | ASIN: B06XP79F7P, ISBN: 1848328540 | AZW3 | 354 pages | 4 MB

Figurines: Figuration and The Sense of Scale

Posted By: IrGens
Figurines: Figuration and The Sense of Scale

Figurines: Figuration and The Sense of Scale (Visual Conversations in Art and Archaeology) edited by Jas Elsner
English | December 22, 2020 | ISBN: 0198861095 | PDF | 208 pages | 6.1 MB

Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front, 1941–1942: Schwerpunkt

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Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front, 1941–1942: Schwerpunkt

Tank Warfare on the Eastern Front, 1941–1942: Schwerpunkt by Robert Forczyk
English | May 19, 2014 | ISBN: 1781590087 | True EPUB | 304 pages | 17.3 MB

«The Protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism» by Max Weber

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«The Protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism» by Max Weber

«The Protestant ethic and the spirit of capitalism» by Max Weber
English | EPUB | 0.5 MB

Cosmography and the Idea of Hyperborea in Ancient Greece: A Philology of Worlds

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Cosmography and the Idea of Hyperborea in Ancient Greece: A Philology of Worlds

Cosmography and the Idea of Hyperborea in Ancient Greece: A Philology of Worlds (Cambridge Classical Studies) by Renaud Gagné
English | June 24, 2021 | ISBN: 1108833233 | PDF | 568 pages | 10.6 MB

«Wildflower Girl» by Marita Conlon-McKenna

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«Wildflower Girl» by Marita Conlon-McKenna

«Wildflower Girl» by Marita Conlon-McKenna
English | EPUB | 2.7 MB

The Brewster Buffalo

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The Brewster Buffalo

The Brewster Buffalo
by Phil H. Listemann
English | 2019 | ASIN: B07QPCHJDB | 64 Pages | PDF | 36 MB

Orthodoxy and Islam in the Middle East: The Seventh to the Sixteenth Centuries

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Orthodoxy and Islam in the Middle East: The Seventh to the Sixteenth Centuries

Orthodoxy and Islam in the Middle East: The Seventh to the Sixteenth Centuries by Constantin A. Panchenko, translated by Samuel Noble, Brittany Pheiffer Noble
English | April 20, 2021 | ISBN: 1942699336 | PDF | 216 pages | 1.9 MB

Hugh Despenser the Younger and Edward II: Downfall of a King's Favourite

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Hugh Despenser the Younger and Edward II: Downfall of a King's Favourite

Hugh Despenser the Younger and Edward II: Downfall of a King's Favourite by Kathryn Warner
English | December 21, 2018 | ISBN: 1526715619, 1526751755, ASIN: B07XWR149W | EPUB/AZW3 | 232 pages | 1.4/1.3 MB

Lost Heirs of the Medieval Crown: The Kings and Queens Who Never Were

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Lost Heirs of the Medieval Crown: The Kings and Queens Who Never Were

Lost Heirs of the Medieval Crown: The Kings and Queens Who Never Were by J. F. Andrews
English | December 27, 2019 | ISBN: 1526736519, ASIN: B082RBL6L4 | EPUB/AZW3 | 224 pages | 10.3/3.2 MB