Atlantic , Simon Winchester


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,World > Educational Games | Published on 01/Oct/2019 00:49

2010-11-02T07:00:00Z
"Variably genial, cautionary, lyrical, admonitory, terrifying, horrifying and inspiring...A lifetime of thought, travel, reading, imagination and memory inform this affecting account." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Blending history and anecdote, geography and reminiscence, science and exposition, New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester tell...[Read More]



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Atlantic (Enhanced Edition) , Simon Winchester


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,World > Educational Games | Published on 30/Sep/2019 03:14

2010-11-09T08:00:00Z
"Variably genial, cautionary, lyrical, admonitory, terrifying, horrifying and inspiring...A lifetime of thought, travel, reading, imagination and memory inform this affecting account." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

Blending history and anecdote, geography and reminiscence, science and exposition, New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester tell...[Read More]



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21 Lessons for the 21st Century , Yuval Noah Harari


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science > Educational Games | Published on 30/Sep/2019 01:27

2018-09-04T07:00:00Z
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In Sapiens, he explored our past. In Homo Deus, he looked to our future. Now, one of the most innovative thinkers on the planet turns to the present to make sense of today's most pressing issues.

"Fascinating . . . a crucial global conversation about how to take on the proble...[Read More]



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Collapse , Jared Diamond


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science > Free Games | Published on 03/Sep/2019 14:47

2004-12-29T08:00:00Z
In Jared Diamond's follow-up to the Pulitzer-Prize winning Guns, Germs and Steel, the author explores how climate change, the population explosion and political discord create the conditions for the collapse of civilization. Diamond is also the author of Upheaval: Turning Points for Nations in Crisis

Environmental damage, ...[Read More]



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Atlas of a Lost World , Craig Childs


Published in: itune > History,Books,Science & Nature,Nature > Free Games | Published on 02/Sep/2019 12:49

2018-05-01T07:00:00Z
From the author of Apocalyptic Planet comes a vivid travelogue through prehistory, that traces the arrival of the first people in North America at least twenty thousand years ago and the artifacts that tell of their lives and fates.

In Atlas of a Lost World, Craig Childs upends our notions of where these people came from and who they were. H...[Read More]



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The Culture of Feedback , Daniel Belgrad


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Sociology,Science & Nature,History,Ecology,United States > Puzzle Games | Published on 19/Aug/2019 08:15

2019-08-30T07:00:00Z
When we want advice from others, we often casually speak of "getting some feedback." But how many of us give a thought to what this phrase means? The idea of feedback actually dates to World War II, when the term was developed to describe the dynamics of self-regulating systems, which correct their actions by feeding their effects back into themselves. By the early ...[Read More]



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The Historical Ecology of Malaria in Ethiopia , James C. McCann


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Africa,Professional & Technical,Medical > Zombie Attack | Published on 30/Apr/2019 01:28

2015-07-15T07:00:00Z
Malaria is an infectious disease like no other: it is a dynamic force of nature and Africa's most deadly and debilitating malady. James C. McCann tells the story of malaria in human, narrative terms and explains the history and ecology of the disease through the science of landscape change. All malaria is local. Instead of examining the disease at global or con...[Read More]



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Mosquito Empires , J. R. McNeill


Published in: itune > History,Books > Zombie Attack | Published on 29/Apr/2019 20:09

2010-01-11T08:00:00Z
This book explores the links among ecology, disease, and international politics in the context of the Greater Caribbean in the seventeenth through early twentieth centuries. Yellow fever and malaria attacked newcomers, which helped keep the Spanish Empire Spanish in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. In the late eighteenth and through the nineteenth cen...[Read More]



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Karl Marx and Other Socialists , Louis Patsouras


Published in: itune > History,Books > Girl Games | Published on 18/Mar/2019 12:17

2015-07-16T07:00:00Z
This work on socialism and its near variants is a comprehensive study of its history from the Old Stone Age to the present, employing the disciplines of history, economics, anthropology, sociology, and psychology. This work features mainly the thought of Karl Marx and Fredrick Engels, but it does not neglect other socialists and anarchists, including Plato, Pierre-J...[Read More]



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The Historical Ecology of Malaria in Ethiopia , James C. McCann


Published in: itune > History,Books,Nonfiction,Social Science,Africa,Professional & Technical,Medical > Strategy Games | Published on 06/Mar/2019 02:34

2015-07-15T07:00:00Z
Malaria is an infectious disease like no other: it is a dynamic force of nature and Africa's most deadly and debilitating malady. James C. McCann tells the story of malaria in human, narrative terms and explains the history and ecology of the disease through the science of landscape change. All malaria is local. Instead of examining the disease at global or con...[Read More]



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Mosquito Empires , J. R. McNeill


Published in: itune > History,Books > Strategy Games | Published on 05/Mar/2019 20:03

2010-01-11T08:00:00Z
This book explores the links among ecology, disease, and international politics in the context of the Greater Caribbean in the seventeenth through early twentieth centuries. Yellow fever and malaria attacked newcomers, which helped keep the Spanish Empire Spanish in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. In the late eighteenth and through the nineteenth cen...[Read More]



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