By William Hardy McNeill
Research of the eastward circulate in Europe.
By Fleischhauer, Ingeborg
Illustrierte Enzyklopadie der Schutzenwaffen aus aller Welt: Schutzenwaffen heute (1945-1985). Band 2 КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Illustrierte Enzyklopadie der Schutzenwaffen aus aller Welt: Schutzenwaffen heute (1945-1985). Band 2ByGunter Wollert,Wilfried Kopenhagen, Reiner LidschunPublisher:Militarverlag der DDR1988211 PagesISBN: 3327005125PDF94 MBDas Buch »Schützenwaffen heute« enthält einführende Beiträge über Probleme der Taktik der Landstreitkräfte, zur technischen Entwicklung der Schützenwaffen seit 1945 und zu Funktionsweisen von automatischen Schützenwaffen. Ein fünfsprachiges Bildlexikon und ein fünfsprachiges Fachwörterverzeichnis sollen dem fremdsprachlich interessierten bzw. dem ausländischen Leser dieses Buches helfen, Sprachbarrieren auf dem Gebiet der Waffenkunde zu überwinden. Dem mehrsprachigen Teil ist eine Anleitung zum Gebrauch vorangestellt. Ein Patronenteil informiert den Leser über die Entwicklung von Schützenwaffenmunition seit 1945 und über forty wichtige Patronentypen. Ein dem Registerteil vorangestellter Beitrag über Umrechnungsfaktoren und Berechnungen gibt darüber Auskunft, wie guy selbständig Umrechnungen und Berechnungen auf dem Gebiet der Waffenkunde vornehmen kann.SharingmatrixDepositfiles eighty five
By Anthony Ridge-Newman
This booklet explores the position of tv within the Fifties and early Sixties, with a spotlight at the courting among Tories and television. The early Nineteen Fifties have been characterised via restoration from battle and excessive politics. tv used to be a brand new medium that at last got here to dominate mass media and political tradition. yet what impression did this transition have on political association and elite energy buildings? Winston Churchill refrained from it; Anthony Eden desired to keep an eye on it; Harold Macmillan attempted to grasp it; and Alec Douglas-Home used to be no longer best Minister lengthy adequate to completely put it to use. The Conservative Party’s dating with the recent medium of tv is a subject wealthy with scholarly questions and engaging quirks that have been attribute of the interval. This exploration examines the altering dynamics among politics and the media, at grassroots and elite degrees. via analysing wealthy and numerous resource fabrics from the Conservative get together Archive, Anthony Ridge-Newman takes a case learn method of evaluating the influence of tv at diverse issues within the party’s historical past. In mapping alterations throughout a 13 yr interval of continuous Conservative governance, this publication argues that the arrival of tv contributed to the party’s transition from a membership-focused get together to a television-centric professionalized elite.
By Charles Martindale, Michelle Martindale
Opposed to a contemporary tendency to magnify Shakespeare's classical studying, this learn examines how the playwright used his quite constrained wisdom to create an surprisingly convincing photograph of Rome.
By J. A. Crook, Andrew Lintott, Elizabeth Rawson
Quantity IX of the second one version of The Cambridge historical heritage has for its major topic the method generally known as the "Fall of the Roman Republic." Chapters 1-12 offer a story of the interval from 133 B.C. to the loss of life of Cicero in forty three B.C., with a prelude interpreting the placement and difficulties of the Republic from the turning-point 12 months 146 B.C. Chapters 13-19 supply research of facets of Roman society, associations and concepts in the course of the interval.
By Stephen Turnbull
The Ottoman Empire and its conflicts supply one of many longest non-stop narratives in army heritage. The Ottomans have been by no means overthrown by means of a international energy, and no usurper succeeded in taking the throne. This quantity covers the increase of the Ottomans, and their early years of struggling with for a foothold around the Bosphorous, ahead of exploring the most campaigns and the half performed by means of such elite troops because the Janissaries and the Sipahis. At its peak lower than Suleyman the outstanding, the Ottoman Empire grew to become the main strong nation on this planet - a multinational, multilingual empire that stretched from Vienna to the higher Arab peninsula.
By V. I. Lenin
By David T. Barnard
Zadok has regularly served God. A scribe, codifier, keeper of files within the storerooms of the temple precincts the place the tithes, choices, and temple articles are stored, between his such a lot adored files are a package of letters, own magazine entries, and fragments of formal files, over 600 years previous and absent from the reputable checklist, that belonged to King David. In outdated age, widowed and by myself, and with lowered duties on the temple, he turns to those files, arranging them chronologically to color an intimate portrait of Israel's such a lot respected king. In doing so Zadok earnings a fuller figuring out of this complex and compelling guy - a guy who walked with God - and during him an insurance that his personal option to serve God has been useful.