|Awards:||Shortlisted for Guardian First Book Award 2008.|
Shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award A sweeping musical history that goes from the salons of pre-war Vienna to Velvet Underground shows in the sixties. In 'The Rest is Noise', Alex Ross, music critic of the New Yorker, gives us a riveting tour... read more
Building bridges across rivers, canyons, straits and sea represents one of man's greatest endeavours. It has stretched human ingenuity, engineering and material technology to their utmost limits. Their creation has been driven by man's desire, from the earliest times, to make l... read more
One of The Telegraph's Best Music Books 2011
Alex Ross's award-winning international bestseller, The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, has become a contemporary classic, establishing Ross as one of our most popular and acclaimed cultural historians. Listen to This, w... read more
|Author:||Douglas Lichterman; Gary Dorfman; Blake Brocksmith|
|Series:||How to Play Ser.|
This easy-to-understand beginner's guide provides an introduction to playing the harmonica and includes helpful information about basic techniques, tools, and music knowledge.
Learn to play the harmonica with this step-by-step guide ... read more
A chronological survey of the world's most influential books.
Many books have become classics, must-reads or overnight publishing sensations, but how many can genuinely claim to have changed the way we see and think?
In 100 Books that Changed the Worl... read more
The Modern series from Walter Foster Publishing offers a fun, fresh approach to working with traditional art media. This isn't a dry instruction manual; it's a contemporary gu... read more
Living in the Landscape explores new and exciting relationships between landscape and design. It examines how architects increasingly use various nuanced landscape conditions as inspiration and sites for creativity. The complexities of the Australian landscape with its beautiful b... read more
|Author:||Angelika Taschen (Editor); Reto Guntli (By (photographer)); Alex Kerr; Kathy Arlyn Sokol|
Nippon nests Today's most exceptional Japanese homes So rich and unique is traditional Japanese architecture that it's nearly impossible to improve upon. Yet contemporary Japanese designers and architects keep finding fresh approaches to refurbish and take inspiration from the ways of old... read more
'One is never over-dressed or under-dressed with a Little Black Dress' Karl Lagerfeld Ninety years after Vogue dubbed Coco Chanel's simple short black 'Ford' dress 'the frock that all the world will wear', Chloe Fox celebrates the best LBDs in Vogue Essentials: Little ... read more
|Author:||Natalie Fretz; Natalie Ranae|
Handmade Woven Art for Beginners & Beyond
Indulge your macram obsession the fun way--by making it yourself Macram artist and teacher Natalie Ranae will guide you step by step ... read more
Celebrate your uniqueness. Inspiring and captivating,Tattoo Street Styleis a tribute to creativity and self-expression, a celebration of body, beauty and style, a manifesto for redefining the rules. Over four hundred original portraits capture extraordinary tattooed people from ar... read more
"Nothing is unreal as long as you can imagine like a crow." --Munia KhanConventional wisdom says that a crow can not be tamed. These intelligent creatures are often understood as harbingers of doubt and uncertainty, whose high nesting grant them an unusually elevated perspective. For the write... read more