The Making of Selim: Succession, Legitimacy, and Memory in the Early Modern Ottoman World

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The Making of Selim: Succession, Legitimacy, and Memory in the Early Modern Ottoman World by H. Erdem Çıpa
English | February 28th, 2017 | ASIN: B06WWPK2X3, ISBN: 0253024234, 0253024285 | 432 Pages | AZW3 | 1.61 MB

The father of the legendary Ottoman sultan Suleyman the Magnificent, Selim I ("The Grim") set the stage for centuries of Ottoman supremacy by doubling the size of the empire.

Fingerprints Of The Gods, New Updated Edition

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Fingerprints Of The Gods, New Updated Edition

Fingerprints Of The Gods, New Updated Edition by Graham Hancock
English | January 25th, 2011 | ASIN: B004K6MECC, ISBN: 0712679065 | 738 Pages | EPUB | 49.62 MB

Fingerprints of the Gods is the revolutionary rewrite of history that has persuaded millions of readers throughout the world to change their preconceptions about the history behind modern society. An intellectual detective story, this unique history book directs probing questions at orthodox history, presenting disturbing new evidence that historians have tried - but failed - to explain.

Survive: Snow Country

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Survive: Snow Country

Survive: Snow Country by Jeff Henry
English | December 30th, 2016 (2017 Edition) | ASIN: B06Y15QL3F, ISBN: 1493023853 | 144 Pages | EPUB | 14.11 MB

Lightweight and small enough to fit in your pocket or tucked into your backpack, Survive Snow Country is the must-have item to keep with you in case you find yourself in a snowy survival situation. Including topics on administering basic first-aid, finding food and water, building shelter, and mental preparation, Survive Snow Country also has full-color images throughout.

The Holy Crap Cookbook: Sixty Wonderfully Healthy, Marvellously Delicious and Fantastically Easy Gluten-Free Recipes

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The Holy Crap Cookbook: Sixty Wonderfully Healthy, Marvellously Delicious and Fantastically Easy Gluten-Free Recipes

The Holy Crap Cookbook: Sixty Wonderfully Healthy, Marvellously Delicious and Fantastically Easy Gluten-Free Recipes by Corin Mullins
English | November 19th, 2016 | ASIN: B071Y6MLMY, ISBN: 1771621397 | 146 Pages | AZW3 | 8.20 MB

When Corin and Brian Mullins started their company, HapiFoods, in 2009 with just $129, they had no idea that in less than a decade they would be shipping millions of bags of cereals around the world. They just wanted to make a nourishing product that would both taste good and be compatible with Brian's food allergies—and perhaps sell it locally for a bit of extra retirement income.

The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896

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The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896

The Republic for Which It Stands: The United States during Reconstruction and the Gilded Age, 1865-1896 by Richard White
English | August 4th, 2017 | ASIN: B0744N8LFW, ISBN: 0199735816 | 963 Pages | AZW3 | 8.93 MB

The Oxford History of the United States is the most respected multivolume history of the American nation. In the newest volume in the series, The Republic for Which It Stands, acclaimed historian Richard White offers a fresh and integrated interpretation of Reconstruction and the Gilded Age as the seedbed of modern America.

Survive: Snow Country

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Survive: Snow Country

Survive: Snow Country by Jeff Henry
English | December 30th, 2016 (2017 Edition) | ISBN: 1493023853 | 145 Pages | PDF | 2.92 MB

Lightweight and small enough to fit in your pocket or tucked into your backpack, Survive Snow Country is the must-have item to keep with you in case you find yourself in a snowy survival situation. Including topics on administering basic first-aid, finding food and water, building shelter, and mental preparation, Survive Snow Country also has full-color images throughout.

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2

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From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2 by Feroz Ahmad
English | May 6th, 2015 | ASIN: B00X8YNL24, ISBN: 6053990574 | 348 Pages | AZW3 | 0.81 MB

In these two volumes, Feroz Ahmad focuses on crucial period of Turkish modernisation; from Young Turks to Turkish Republic and the relationship between the Committee of Union and Progress and Modern Turkey. He traces the work of generation of reformers; engineers of a new social structure, as well as events that shaped the modernisation path. These articles especially deal with the period since the 1908 revolution, examining the process by which the new Turkey was formed. Ahmad also underlines the crises of legitimacy that characterized much of the period.

Private and Royal Life in the Ottoman Palace

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Private and Royal Life in the Ottoman Palace

Private and Royal Life in the Ottoman Palace By İlber Ortaylı
English | August 7th, 2014 | ASIN: B017MXCZ50, ISBN: 1935295454 | 159 Pages | AZW3 | 7.95 MB

Topkapi Palace was the official and primary residence of the Ottoman sultans for almost four centuries of their 624-year reign. This illustrated guide to Topkapi Palace (the heart of a vast transcontinental empire until the mid-nineteenth century) explores Ottoman history, as it relates to specific sections of the palace.

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1

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From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1 by Feroz Ahmad
English | May 6th, 2015 | ASIN: B00X8YNKXY, ISBN: 6053990566 | 292 Pages | AZW3 | 0.76 MB

In these two volumes, Feroz Ahmad focuses on crucial period of Turkish modernisation; from Young Turks to Turkish Republic and the relationship between the Committee of Union and Progress and Modern Turkey. He traces the work of generation of reformers; engineers of a new social structure, as well as events that shaped the modernisation path.

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2

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From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 2 by Feroz Ahmad
English | May 6th, 2015 | ASIN: B00X8YNL24, ISBN: 6053990574 | 348 Pages | EPUB | 0.82 MB

In these two volumes, Feroz Ahmad focuses on crucial period of Turkish modernisation; from Young Turks to Turkish Republic and the relationship between the Committee of Union and Progress and Modern Turkey. He traces the work of generation of reformers; engineers of a new social structure, as well as events that shaped the modernisation path. These articles especially deal with the period since the 1908 revolution, examining the process by which the new Turkey was formed. Ahmad also underlines the crises of legitimacy that characterized much of the period.

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1

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From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1

From Empire To Republic: Essays On The Late Ottoman Empire And Modern Turkey, Volume 1 by Feroz Ahmad
English | May 6th, 2015 | ASIN: B00X8YNKXY, ISBN: 6053990566 | 292 Pages | EPUB | 0.96 MB

In these two volumes, Feroz Ahmad focuses on crucial period of Turkish modernisation; from Young Turks to Turkish Republic and the relationship between the Committee of Union and Progress and Modern Turkey. He traces the work of generation of reformers; engineers of a new social structure, as well as events that shaped the modernisation path.

The Age of Happy Problems

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The Age of Happy Problems

The Age of Happy Problems by Herbert Gold
English | November 30th, 2017 | ISBN: 1125702729, 0765809176 | 259 Pages | PDF | 4.27 MB

In his first book of non-fiction, originally published in 1962, Herbert Gold explores some not-so-happy problems confronting people in an age of "mass destruction, mass inertia, mass everything." While acknowledging that we live in a time of utmost global significance-war on an enormous scale was a reality of the twentieth century and continues to threaten, unadulterated evil has exhibited itself in grandiose proportions-Gold tackles issues and problems which are very much of significance to the individual: teaching, writing, love, marriage, divorce, and death.

The Age of Happy Problems

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The Age of Happy Problems

The Age of Happy Problems by Herbert Gold
English | November 30th, 2017 | ASIN: B077V63BPM, ISBN: 1125702729, 0765809176 | 226 Pages | EPUB | 0.52 MB

In his first book of non-fiction, originally published in 1962, Herbert Gold explores some not-so-happy problems confronting people in an age of "mass destruction, mass inertia, mass everything." While acknowledging that we live in a time of utmost global significance-war on an enormous scale was a reality of the twentieth century and continues to threaten, unadulterated evil has exhibited itself in grandiose proportions-Gold tackles issues and problems which are very much of significance to the individual: teaching, writing, love, marriage, divorce, and death.

Literature and Cartography: Theories, Histories, Genres (MIT Press)

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Literature and Cartography: Theories, Histories, Genres (MIT Press)

Literature and Cartography: Theories, Histories, Genres (MIT Press) by Anders Engberg-Pedersen
English | November 24th, 2017 | ISBN: 0262036746 | 461 Pages | EPUB | 42.53 MB

Literary authors have frequently called on elements of cartography to ground fictional space, to visualize sites, and to help readers get their bearings in the imaginative world of the text. Today, the convergence of digital mapping and globalization has spurred a cartographic turn in literature. This book gathers leading scholars to consider the relationship of literature and cartography. Generously illustrated with full-color maps and visualizations, it offers the first systematic overview of an emerging approach to the study of literature.

Business Bullshit

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Business Bullshit

Business Bullshit by André Spicer
English | September 28th, 2017 | ISBN: 1138911674, 1138911666, 9781138911666, 9781138911673 | 213 Pages | True PDF | 1.13 MB

Our organizations are flooded with empty talk. We are constantly "going forward" to lands of "deliverables," stopping off on the "journey" to "drill down" into "best practice." Being an expert at using management speak has become more important in corporate life than delivering long lasting results. The upshot is that meaningless corporate jargon is killing our organizations.