American Clippers

British & American Clippers (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Димарик at Oct. 25, 2015
British & American Clippers (repost)

British & American Clippers: A Comparison of Their Design, Construction and Performance in the 1850s
1993 | ISBN: 0851775888 | English | 191 Pages | PDF | 308 MB
British & American Clippers: A Comparison of Their Design, Construction and Performance in the 1850s

David R. MacGregor - British & American Clippers: A Comparison of Their Design, Construction and Performance in the 1850s
Conway Maritime Press | 1993 | ISBN: 0851775888 | 191 pages | PDF | 161.1 MB
Sailors, Whalers, Fantastic Sea Voyages: An Activity Guide to North American Sailing Life

Valerie Petrillo, "Sailors, Whalers, Fantastic Sea Voyages: An Activity Guide to North American Sailing Life"
English | ISBN: 1556524757, 1435261135 | 2003 | 224 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

On the Waters of the USA: Ships and Boats in American Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 16, 2014
On the Waters of the USA: Ships and Boats in American Life

Martin W. Sandler - On the Waters of the USA: Ships and Boats in American Life
Published: 2004-04-08 | ISBN: 0195132270 | PDF | 64 pages | 8 MB
In Pursuit of Leviathan: Technology, Institutions, Productivity, and Profits in American Whaling, 1816-1906 [Repost]

Lance E. Davis, ‎Robert E. Gallman, ‎Karin Gleiter - In Pursuit of Leviathan: Technology, Institutions, Productivity, and Profits in American Whaling, 1816-1906
Published: 1997-06-08 | ISBN: 0226137899 | PDF | 557 pages | 32 MB

Чайные клипера (China Tea Clippers)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Димарик at Jan. 26, 2013
Чайные клипера (China Tea Clippers)

Чайные клипера (China Tea Clippers)
Отраслевые журналы | 2011 | ISBN: 5735507427 | Russian | 209 Pages | PDF | 168 MB

Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by sandhu1 at June 21, 2012
Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail (repost)

Black Jacks: African American Seamen in the Age of Sail
Harvard University Press | May 3, 1997 | ISBN-10: 0674076249 | 352 pages | PDF | 1.4 Mb

Few Americans, black or white, recognize the degree to which early African American history is a maritime history. W. Jeffrey Bolster shatters the myth that black seafaring in the age of sail was limited to the Middle Passage. Seafaring was one of the most significant occupations among both enslaved and free black men between 1740 and 1865.
Fannie Never Flinched: One Woman’s Courage in the Struggle for American Labor Union Rights

Fannie Never Flinched: One Woman’s Courage in the Struggle for American Labor Union Rights by Mary Cronk Farrell
2016 | ISBN: 1419718843 | English | 56 pages | EPUB | 12 MB

American Political Parties and Elections: A Very Short Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Jan. 23, 2017
American Political Parties and Elections: A Very Short Introduction

American Political Parties and Elections: A Very Short Introduction by L. Sandy Maisel
English | August 10, 2007 | ISBN: 0195301226 | EPUB | 192 pages | 0.9 MB
Social Fragmentation and the Decline of American Democracy: The End of the Social Contract

Social Fragmentation and the Decline of American Democracy: The End of the Social Contract by Robert Denton Jr
English | 16 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319439219 | 195 Pages | PDF | 1.9 MB

This book explores the social and political implications of what the authors identify as the decline of the social contract in America and the rise of a citizenry that has become self-centered, entitled, and independent. For nearly two decades, America has been in a “cultural war” over moral values and social issues, becoming a divided nation geographically, politically, socially,