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Mxico 19001950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jos Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde

Agusti?n Arteaga - Dallas Museum of Art
Format: Hardcover

Mxico 1900-1950 offers an unprecedented survey of Mexican art from the turn of the century through the Revolution (1910-20) and until the early 1950s. It examines key works across different mediums by major Mexican artists, including Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and Jos Clemente Orozco,...
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Waffen-SS (Blandford war photo-files)

Brian Leigh Davis - Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co
Format: Hardcover

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World War II Buffalo

GRETCHEN KNAPP - The History Press
Format: Paperback

When President Roosevelt visited Buffalo in November 1940, he found a hardworking city with a large immigrant population manufacturing aircraft for the Allies. Nearby Fort Niagara inducted over 100,000 young men, resulting in an acute labor shortage. American Brass, Bell Aircraft, Chevrolet,...
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Family Photography Now

Sophie Howarth - Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format: Print book

An intimate, honest look at how we photograph our families through the lenses of some of the world's great photographers People photograph their families more than ever before, whether casually, on a phone, or in a formal wedding portrait. This bold anthology explores how photographers...
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Measure of a Man: From Auschwitz Survivor to Presidents' Tailor

Martin Greenfield - Regnery Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Hes been called Americas greatest living tailor and the most interesting man in the world. Now, for the first time, Holocaust survivor Martin Greenfield tells his incredible life story. Taken from his Czechoslovakian home at age fifteen and transported to the Nazi concentration camp at Auschwitz...
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Diary of a Madman: The Geto Boys, Life, Death, and the Roots of Southern Rap

Scarface - It Books
Format: Print book

From Geto Boys legend and renowned storyteller Scarface, comes a passionate memoir about how hip-hop changed the life of a kid from the south side of Houston, and how he rose to the top-and ushered in a new generation of rap dominance. Scarface is the celebrated rapper whose hits include...
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Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain

Marc Morris - Pegasus Books
Format: Hardcover

From the author of The Norman Conquest and A Great and Terrible King comes a sweeping and stunning history of the most magnificent castles in Britain. Beginning with their introduction in the eleventh century, and ending with their widespread abandonment in the seventeenth, Marc Morris...
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Grace Kelly: Hollywood Dream Girl

JAY JORGENSEN - Dey Street Books
Format: Hardcover

The definitive visual biography of Grace Kelly's unforgettable Hollywood career, chronicled in 400 extraordinary black-and white and color photographs, including many never-before-seen."Mr. Hitchcock taught me everything about cinema. It was thanks to him that I understood that murder...
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Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions: 1983 and 1984

Duane Tudahl - Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format: Hardcover

Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions pulls back the paisley curtain to reveal the untold story of Prince's rise from cult favorite to the biggest rock star on the planet. His journey is meticulously documented through detailed accounts of his time secluded behind the doors...
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