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Pontiac Trans Am: 50 Years

Tom Glatch · Motorbooks
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Pontiac Trans Am shows this dominating machine's full history, from early days burning up both race tracks and Hollywood to its final days as the most potent muscle car made. The early 1960s saw American auto manufacturers desperately trying to sell cars to the emerging baby-boom market....
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The Art of the Japanese Garden: History / Culture / Design

David Young · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

**Winner of the American Horticultural Society Book Award** Japanese gardens are rooted in two traditions: an ancient one in which patches of graveled forest or pebbled beach were dedicated to nature spirits, and a tradition from China and Korea that included elements such as ponds, streams,...
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Ballpark: Baseball in the American City

Paul Goldberger · Knopf
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

An exhilarating, splendidly illustrated, entirely new look at the history of baseball: told through the stories of the vibrant and ever-changing ballparks where the game was and is staged, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning architectural critic.From the earliest corrals of the mid-1800s (Union...
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How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy

Jenny Odell · Melville House
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A galvanizing critique of the forces vying for our attention - and our personal information - that redefines what we think of as productivity, reconnects us with the environment, and reveals all that we've been too distracted to see about ourselves and our worldNothing is harder to do these...
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Clues to Acting Shakespeare

Wesley Van Tassel · Allworth
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

"A workhorse of a book! Beautifully conceived and executed. Clues to Acting Shakespeare is a no-brainer purchase for acting collections in all libraries." - Library JournalClues to Acting Shakespeare has become a popular guide for actors, directors, teachers and Shakespeare enthusiasts,...
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Vanlife Diaries: Finding Freedom on the Open Road

Kathleen Morton · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

A photography book celebrating the nomadic lifestyle and community of vanlife through interviews, essential advice for living on the road, and more than 200 photos of tiny rolling homes.Inspired by the blog and Instagram account, Vanlife Diaries is an inspiring and detailed look into the world...
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The Essential Guide to Tap Dance

Derek Hartley · Crowood Press
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

From the propulsive rhythm of the African dancer, to the swinging ragtime of the American jazz age, tap dancing has evolved into a unique blend of cultural expression, improvisation and creativity, open to all ages and abilities. With clear step-by-step instructions, The Essential Guide...
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The Complete Pattern Directory: 1500 Designs from All Ages and Cultures

Elizabeth Wilhide · Black Dog & Leventhal
Pages: 672
Format: Hardcover

An essential resource for any designer, crafter, artist, or historian, THE COMPLETE PATTERN DIRECTORY is the most comprehensive, practical, and beautiful directory of patterns throughout history, covering all periods, styles, and cultures. Throughout history, patterns have come in countless...
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The Modern House Bus: Mobile Tiny House Inspirations

Kimberley Mok · Countryman Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

"[A] practical and transporting primer on the ... skoolie movement" -- Vogue.com For homeowners seeking a simpler life and apartment dwellers dreaming of their own space, tiny houses represent an inspiring, attainable ideal. For those fueled by wanderlust, converted buses -- they...
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The Advanced Photography Guide: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Manual for Getting the Most from Your Digital Camera

DK · DK
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Take your photography skills and technique to the next level with this inspiring and informative guide for budding photographers looking to improve their photography repertoire. Featuring a comprehensive range of topics from experimenting with lenses, exposure, and aperture to useful post-production...
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