Letters From Fire

Letters from MIR  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Feb. 15, 2017
Letters from MIR

Letters from MIR: An Astronaut's Letters to His Son by Jerry Linenger
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0071400095 | 224 Pages | PDF | 1.4 MB

Dr. Jerry Linenger's 132 days aboard the decaying Russian space station Mir were beset by power outages that left the crew in total darkness and tumbling out of control, poisonous chemical leaks, and near collisions with space debris. Most terrifying of all was a raging fire that, in a matter of minutes, nearly destroyed the station and all on board.

Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Jan. 18, 2017
Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives

Disorderly Families: Infamous Letters from the Bastille Archives by Michel Foucault, Arlette Farge
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0816695342 | 328 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

Cartas da Guerra / Letters from War (2016)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Dec. 11, 2016
Cartas da Guerra / Letters from War (2016)

Cartas da Guerra / Letters from War (2016)
Portuguese | DVDRip | MKV | 720x552 | AVC @ 2000 kb/s | 1.81 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 448 kb/s | 6 channels | 01:45:18 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Drama

Based on António Lobo Antunes's novel, a collection of letters written by a young soldier, doctor and a aspirant writer, to his wife while he was serving in Angola between 1971 and 1973, during the Portuguese Colonial War, a war between Portugal with its former overseas provinces.

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