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Where Valor Rests: Arlington National Cemetery

Rick Atkinson · National Geographic Society
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Commemorating the 150th anniversary of Arlington National Cemetery, this updated edition includes new images, an afterword by Brigadier General Creighton Abrams, Jr., and a revised map of the cemetery including newly acquired additional land.Bittersweet and breathtaking, this gorgeously...
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How to Draw Manga Girls: In Simple Steps

Yishan Li · Search Press
Format: Print book

28 different characters, poses and expressions that offer a dynamic selection of Manga-style female figures.Drawing girls is a very popular subject within the manga genre and this book is perfect for anyone seeking to learn the basics of creating these delightful characters.
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Sketch!: The Non-Artist's Guide to Inspiration, Technique, and Drawing Daily Life

France Belleville-Van Stone · Watson-Guptill
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Drawing activities, art instruction, and advice for artists and non-artists alike. Urban sketching--the process of drawing on the go as a regular practice--is a hot trend in the drawing world. It's also a practical necessity for creatively minded people in a busy world. In this...
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Eavesdropper: Overheard on the Streets

Mete Erdogan · Sterling
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Walk around New York, and you'll hear the most incredible things - at least that's what art director Mete Erdogan discovered. So Erdogan took these funny, outrageous, and embarrassing snippets - which he overheard on the street, in stores, in elevators, everywhere - and turned them...
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The White House: The President's Home in Photographs and History

Vicki Goldberg · Little, Brown and Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

THE WHITE HOUSE THE PRESIDENTS HOME IN PHOTOGRAPHS AND HISTORY covers every aspect of White House Life over the past years Witness multiple refurbishments to the house media coverage and popular photography of the White House and photos of its illustrious inhabitants visitors and even...
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Extreme Costume Makeup: 25 Creepy & Cool Step-by-Step Demos

Brian Wolfe · IMPACT
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Why fear the things that go bump in the night when you can become one?World-renowned special effects artists Brian and Nick Wolfe will teach you how to transform everyday faces into an army of ghastly personas--from raging fire demons and disfigured zombies, to blood-spattered vampires...
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A Photo Album of Ohio's Canal Era, 1825-1913

Jack Gieck · The Kent State University Press
Pages: 310
Format: Hardcover

This book s a profusely illustrated interpretation of life along Ohio's nineteenth-century canal system: the Miami & Erie Canal in the western part of the state, and the Ohio & Erie Canal with its multiple feeders in central and eastern Ohio. An introduction by George W. Knepper,...
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The Art of the Con: The Most Notorious Fakes, Frauds, and Forgeries in the Art World

Anthony M. Amore · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 284
Format: Print book

Art scams are today so numerous that the specter of a lawsuit arising from a mistaken attribution has scared a number of experts away from the business of authentication and forgery, and with good reason. Art scams are increasingly convincing and involve incredible sums of money. The cons...
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Magnetic City: A Walking Companion to New York

Justin Davidson · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

From New York magazine's architecture critic, a walking and reading guide to New York City - a historical, cultural, architectural, and personal approach to seven neighborhoods throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx, including six essays that help us understand the evolution of the city...
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Mastering Fantasy Art - Drawing Dynamic Characters: People, Poses, Creatures and More

John Stanko · IMPACT
Format: Book

Bring the power of realism to your fantasy drawings!Great fantasy art transports viewers to a realm where the impossible becomes less so, and all manner of strange beasts and beings dwell. It takes more than fierce imagination to create these worlds. Great reference photos make it easier...
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Manga Crash Course: Drawing Manga Characters and Scenes from Start to Finish

Mina "Mistiqarts" Petrovic · Impact
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Everything you need to start drawing manga!In the jam-packed pages of Manga Crash Course, popular YouTube artist Mina "Mistiqarts" Petrovic shares with you all the techniques you need to create not just manga figures and faces, but full characters and scenes. After learning the basics...
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Freehand: Sketching Tips and Tricks Drawn from Art

Helen Birch · Chronicle Books
Format: Paperback

Creating stylish sketches by hand is easy and fun with this inspiring guide. Freehand breaks down basic drawing techniques into bite-sized chunks, and reveals their practical application in dazzling examples by today's coolest artists. Over 200 innovative works of art demonstrate all the fundamentals—line,...
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Mona Lisa Reimagined

Erik Maell · Goff Books
Format: Hardcover

Over eight million people from all over the world flock to the Louvre every year for the opportunity to gaze upon Leonardo da Vincis beguiling Renaissance masterpiece, La Gioconda, more popularly known as Mona Lisa. What is it about this iconic portrait that continues to mesmerize century...
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