Letters From Fire

Letters from Heaven: Popular Religion in Russia and Ukraine  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 30, 2016
Letters from Heaven: Popular Religion in Russia and Ukraine

Letters from Heaven: Popular Religion in Russia and Ukraine by John-Paul Himka
English | Dec. 30, 2006 | ISBN: 0802091482 | 290 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Letters from Heaven features an international group of scholars investigating the place and function of 'popular' religion in Eastern Slavic cultures. The contributors examine popular religious practices in Russia and Ukraine from the middle ages to the present, considering the cultural contexts of death rituals, miracles, sin and virtue, cults of the saints, and icons. The collection not only fills a void in religious scholarship, but also responds to current theoretical challenges.

Watermarks: Three Letters from China (2013)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Nov. 8, 2016
Watermarks: Three Letters from China (2013)

Watermarks: Three Letters from China (2013)
Chinese | DVDRip | MKV | 720x576 | AVC @ 1900 kb/s | 1.31 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 448 kb/s | 6 channels | 01:20:00 minutes | Subs: English, French, German, Chinese (embedded)
Genre: Documentary, Drama

Based on three different places, the film portrays the infractions to which people living in modern day China are subjected due to rapid developments: in the deceptively idyllic Jiuxiancun in the rainy south; in the apocalyptic coal mining site of Minqin and Wusutu in the parched north; and in Chongqing, the mega city on the Yangtze River.
Pen to Paper: Artists' Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art

Pen to Paper: Artists' Handwritten Letters from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art edited by Mary Savig
English | June 14, 2016 | ISBN: 1616894628 | PDF | 208 pages | 107 MB

Surviving the Death Railway: A POW’s Memoir and Letters from Home  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 24, 2016
Surviving the Death Railway: A POW’s Memoir and Letters from Home

Barry Custance Baker, Hilary Custance Green, "Surviving the Death Railway: A POW’s Memoir and Letters from Home"
ISBN: 1473870003 | 2016 | EPUB | 280 pages | 36 MB

Letters from Nuremberg: My Father's Narrative of a Quest for Justice  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at July 8, 2016
Letters from Nuremberg: My Father's Narrative of a Quest for Justice

Christopher J. Dodd, Lary Bloom, "Letters from Nuremberg: My Father's Narrative of a Quest for Justice"
English | ISBN: 0307381161, 030738117X | 2007 | EPUB | 384 pages | 1,2 MB

Ideas: A History of Thought and Invention, from Fire to Freud  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at June 22, 2016
Ideas: A History of Thought and Invention, from Fire to Freud

Ideas: A History of Thought and Invention, from Fire to Freud by Peter Watson
English | Sept. 2005 | ISBN: 006621064X | 843 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Peter Watson's hugely ambitious and stimulating history of ideas from deep antiquity to the present day—from the invention of writing, mathematics, science, and philosophy to the rise of such concepts as the law, sacrifice, democracy, and the soul—offers an illuminated path to a greater understanding of our world and ourselves.

Seven Letters from Paris: A Memoir  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at June 18, 2016
Seven Letters from Paris: A Memoir

Samantha Verant, "Seven Letters from Paris: A Memoir"
English | ISBN: 140229722X | 2016 | 288 pages | EPUB, MOBI, AZW3 | 5 MB

Letters from a Young Poet: 1887-1895  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at June 17, 2016
Letters from a Young Poet: 1887-1895

Letters from a Young Poet: 1887-1895 by Rabindranath Tagore
English | 2014 | ISBN: 014341576X | 364 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

Letters from a Swiftboat  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at April 26, 2016
Letters from a Swiftboat

Letters from a Swiftboat by William Means
English | April 17, 2016 | ASIN: B01EGC6A06 | 278 Pages | AZW3/MOBI/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 3.45 MB

In 1969, as the Vietnam War was winding down, a 20-year old sailor writes home. Written mainly from a U.S. Navy Swiftboat, the story takes the reader back to the training, and on to duty in the Vietnam War.
W. Cameron, S. Haines, M. McDougall Maude, "English Immigrant Voices: Labourers' Letters from Upper Canada in the 1830s"

W. Cameron, S. Haines, M. McDougall Maude, "English Immigrant Voices: Labourers' Letters from Upper Canada in the 1830s"
McGill-Queen's Un Pr | 2000 | ISBN: 077352035X | English | PDF | 471 pages | 48.4 Mb

Collected from published, archival, and private sources, these letters place the Petworth immigrants in the context of their times and challenge the image of English immigrants to 1830s Upper Canada as officers and gentlewomen. Wendy Cameron, Sheila Haines, and Mary McDougall Maude have carefully annotated the letters to sketch the stories of individual writers, …