Schlagwort: Archives

Time Conspiracy (The ECHO Archives Book 1) (English Edition)

Was Leonardo da Vinci a genius … or was he, literally, ahead of his time? After finding a mysterious bracelet beside an ancient human skeleton in a sinkhole cave on the Nullarbor Plain in Australia, teen siblings Matt and Lissa Wellbourn, find themselves inadvertently transported back to 15th Century Florence, Italy.While desperately trying to work…

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Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in the Digital Age

Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, asks museums a fundamental question: "How can we prepare ourselves to reach the generation of digital natives who bring a huge appetite-and aptitude-for the digital world?" His thoughts on how the Smithsonian is tackling this issue and how others have fared in museums and libraries around the world…

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Battleships: WWII Evolution of the Big Guns: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

Beginning with a pictorial essay on battleship construction in the 1930s and 1940s, this new book looks at the various design facets of the last great capital ships of the world's navies. Kaplan offers us a glimpse into those massive American and German navy yards and construction facilities that were put to use during this…

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Organization, Representation and Description through the Digital Age: Information in Libraries, Archives and Museums (Current Topics in Library and Information Practice)

Cataloging standards practiced within the traditional library, archive and museum environments are not interoperable for the retrieval of objects within the shared online environment. The book shows how these  standards have been adapted to accommodate the adoption of new cataloging technologies as information professionals’ tools moved from the book to the card and finally to…

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Communism's Jewish Question: Jewish Issues in Communist Archives (Europäisch-jüdische Studien – Editionen)

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American Eagles: US Fighter Pilots in the RAF 1939-1945: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

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American Eagles provides a photographic snapshot of the lives of the American fighter pilots who volunteered their services during World War II, as well as the Spitfires and Hurricanes they flew. Keen to help Britain stem the spread of Fascism, or perhaps seeking adventure in a foreign land, a number of American citizens defied the…

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