all ebooks in category: Social & Cultural History (21)

'Food for Apollo': Cultivated Music in Antebellum Philadelphia
English | May 12, 2011 | ISBN: 1611460026 | 236 pages | PDF | 2 Mb

Food for Apollo by Dorothy Potter, describes and evaluates the growth and scope of cultivated music in Philadelphia, from the early eighteenth-century to the advent …

A History of the Ozarks, Volume 2 : The Conflicted Ozarks
English | 2019 | ISBN: 0252042735 | 322 Pages | PDF | 12.4 MB

The Ozarks of the mid-1800s was a land of divisions. The uplands and its people inhabited a geographic and cultural borderland straddling Midwest and west, …

«A Most Deliberate Swindle» by Mick Hamer
English | ISBN: 9781912317288 | EPUB | 1.1 MB

On a warm April morning in 1906 a crowd of expectant correspondents from London's leading newspapers gathered at the Hotel Cecil in the Strand to …

Childhood in Ancient Athens: Iconography and Social History
English | July 19, 2012 | ISBN: 0415248744 | PDF | 320 pages | 5.7 MB

Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely …

The Time Traveler's Handbook: 19 Experiences from the Eruption of Vesuvius to Woodstock
English | May 24th, 2016 | ISBN: 0062469398 | 352 pages | EPUB (True/HQ) | 37.37 MB

Travel through time to witness some of the most extraordinary and colorful events in world history with this unusual and entertaining guide that includes fascinating …

Stand Up Straight! : A History of Posture
English | 2018 | ISBN: 1780239246 | 430 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

Our bodies are not fixed. They expand and contract with variations in diet, exercise, and illness. They also alter as we age, changing over time …

Mother Father Revolution
English | July 28th, 2019 | ISBN: 1789017505 | 184 pages | EPUB | 2.20 MB

Mother Father Revolution follows a Scottish nurse and Australian mining engineer, who fell in love in Iran as expats in the 1970s, and were forced …

The Coffee House: A Cultural History (Repost)
2005 | ISBN: 0753818981, 0297843192 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 0.9 MB

When the first coffeehouse opened in London in 1652, customers were bewildered by this strange new drink from Turkey—hot, bitter, and black as soot. But …

Cartographies of Exile: A New Spatial Literacy
English | ISBN: 0415714869 | 2016 | 302 pages | PDF | 4 MB

This book proposes a fundamental relationship between exile and mapping. It seeks to understand the cartographic imperative inherent in the exilic condition, the exilic impulses …

Songs
English | July 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 1743820984 | 410 pages | EPUB | 1.40 MB

For over forty years, Don Walker's songwriting has captured what it is to be Australian. From Cold Chisel to Catfish, Tex, Don & Charlie to …