Tag: Revolution

Parkrun An Organised Running Revolution


Parkrun: An Organised Running Revolution By David Hindley
2022 | 142 Pages | ISBN: 0367640635 | PDF | 2 MB
This is the first book to take an in-depth look at parkrun – the free, weekly, timed 5km run on a Saturday morning – and to examine why its participants love it so much and why it has been such an astonishing success.

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Lenin and the Russian Revolution


Lenin and the Russian Revolution by Christopher Hill
English | August 6, 2007 | ISBN: 1406731145 | True EPUB | 266 pages | 0.4 MB
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

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An Empire Divided The American Revolution and the British Caribbean


Andrew Jackson O’Shaughnessy, "An Empire Divided: The American Revolution and the British Caribbean "
English | ISBN: 0812217322 | 2000 | 376 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
There were 26-not 13-British colonies in America in 1776. Of these, the six colonies in the Caribbean-Jamaica, Barbados, the Leeward Islands, Grenada and Tobago, St. Vincent; and Dominica-were among the wealthiest. These island colonies were closely related to the mainland by social ties and tightly connected by trade. In a period when most British colonists in North America lived less than 200 miles inland and the major cities were all situated along the coast, the ocean often acted as a highway between islands and mainland rather than a barrier.

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China in Revolution History Lessons


English | 2022 | ISBN: 1538162776 | 447 pages | True PDF EPUB | 5.06 MB
This book includes eleven seminal essays by one of America’s leading authorities on modern Chinese history with an illuminating preface by Prof. Elizabeth Perry of Harvard University. it covers a range of topics from the impact of imperialism to the 1989 protests that led to the Tiananmen massacre. Chapters include an explanation of how China expanded its borders far beyond the Han Chinese heartland and maintained those borders in the transition from empire to nation; how Sun Yat-sen unexpectedly emerged as the Father of the Country; and how a series of unexpected and contingent events brought the empire down in 1911.

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