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A History of Pictures: From the Cave to the Computer Screen

David Hockney · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

A picture, says David Hockney, is the only way that we can communicate what we see. Here, in a collaboration with art critic Martin Gayford, he explores the many ways that artists have pictured the world, sharing sparkling insights and ideas that will delight every art lover and art maker....
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Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South

Christopher Dickey · Crown; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Between the Confederacy and recognition by Great Britain stood one unlikely Englishman who hated the slave trade. His actions helped determine the fate of a nation. When Robert Bunch arrived in Charleston to take up the post of British consul in 1853, he was young and full of ambition,...
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Excel Dashboards and Reports for Dummies

Michael Alexander · For Dummies
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Make the most of your data using the power of Excel When you think of data, do you think of endless rows and columns in spreadsheets? Excel Dashboards and Reports For Dummies, 3rd Edition shows you how to make the most of your data - and puts an end to mind-numbing spreadsheets by exploring...
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Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update & Show Your Home Some Love

Sherry Petersik · Artisan
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

This New York Times bestselling book is filled with hundreds of fun, deceptively simple, budget-friendly ideas for sprucing up your home. With two home renovations under their (tool) belts and millions of hits per month on their blog YoungHouseLove.com, Sherry and John Petersik are home-improvement...
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Hillary's America

Dinesh D'Souza · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 294
Format: Print book

Dinesh D'Souza has a warning: We are on the brink of losing our country forever. After eight years of Obama, four years -- or possibly eight years -- of Hillary Clinton as president of the United States would so utterly transform America as to make it unrecognizable. No more will America...
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How to Hang a Picture: And Other Essential Lessons for the Stylish Home

Jay Sacher · St. Martin's Griffin
Format: Hardcover

Like tying a Windsor knot or brewing a perfect cup of coffee, knowing how to hang art on your wall is a hallmark of everyday style and nuts-and-bolts know-how. The where, what, and whys of hanging art are an overlooked, under-appreciated line of inquiry. Most of us simply wing it with a quick...
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The Christian Traveler's Guide to the Holy Land

Charles H Dyer · Moody Publishers
Pages: 252
Format: Print book

So you're going to Israel? Don't go without this guide. A trip to the Holy Land is, for most, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. In this one-stop guide, two professionals - Charles Dyer, a Bible scholar and veteran Holy Land tour guide, and Greg Hatteberg, graduate of the Institute...
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How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Stephen Elias · NOLO
Pages: 440
Format: Paperback

If you have more debt than you can possibly pay off, the bankruptcy system is there to help -- and with How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, you'll find the clear and user-friendly information, advice, and step-by-step instructions you'll need to get through the entire process....
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All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir

Rob Spillman · Grove Press
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Rob Spillman - the award-winning, charismatic cofounding editor of the legendary Tin House magazine - has devoted his life to the rebellious pursuit of artistic authenticity. Born in Germany to two driven musicians, his childhood was spent among the West Berlin cognoscenti, in a city two hundred...
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Outsmarting Alzheimer's: What You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk

K S Kosik · Reader's Digest
Pages: 301
Format: Print book

An easy-to-follow, research-based guide to the simple, low-cost choices that give the reader the power to reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and dementia; slow the progression of the disease; and mitigate symptoms and improve well-being.Did you know that getting on the treadmill...
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They Called Me God: The Best Umpire Who Ever Lived

Doug Harvey · Gallery Books
Pages: 274
Format: Hardcover

In the pageantry of baseball, one select group is virtually unknown in the outside world, derided by fans, faced with split-second choices that spell victory or defeat. These men are up-close observers of the action, privy to inside jokes, blood feuds, benches-clearing brawls, and managers'...
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Timeless Beauty: Over 100 Tips, Secrets, and Shortcuts to Looking Great

Christie Brinkley · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 208
Format: Audiobook

In her first book in more than 30 years, supermodel Christie Brinkley shares the secrets she's learned on what to eat, how to apply makeup like a pro, and what to wear to look like a knock out. She has the face and body of a 30-year-old and she just turned 60! From tips on which skincare...
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The Business Book

DK Publishing · DK
Format: Hardcover

Packed with innovative graphics and simple explanations of business concepts, from managing risk and alternative business models to effective leadership and thinking outside the box, The Business Book covers every facet of business management. Big ideas make great business thinkers and leaders....
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Barron's CLEP, 12th Edition

Willam Doster · Barron's Educational Series; 12 edition
Format: Print book

The CLEP, or College Level Examination Program, is a college-entrance test battery given to adults who return to the classroom after an absence of several years--perhaps after working at a full-time job or raising a family. This updated manual presents two full-length sample examinations...
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