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Songs of the 1970s: The New Decade Series with Online Play-Along Backing Tracks

Hal Leonard Corp. · Hal Leonard
Pages: 471
Format: Musical score

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook) . This songbook features over 90 quintessential hits from the 1970s arranged for piano and voice with guitar chord frames and also including great optional orchestrated backing tracks for play-along fun. You access the tracks online for streaming or download....
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Lincoln's White House: The People's House in Wartime

James B Conroy · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 328
Format: Print book

Lincoln's White House is the first book devoted to capturing the look, feel, and smell of the executive mansion from Lincoln's inauguration in 1861 to his assassination in 1865. James Conroy brings to life the people who knew it, from servants to cabinet secretaries. We see the constant...
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Louis Armstrong, Master of Modernism

Thomas David Brothers · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 594
Format: Hardcover

The definitive account of Louis Armstrong -- his life and legacy -- during the most creative period of his career. Nearly 100 years after bursting onto Chicago's music scene under the tutelage of Joe "King" Oliver, Louis Armstrong is recognized as one of the most influential artists...
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Songs of the 1950s: The New Decade Series with Online Play-Along Backing Tracks

Hal Leonard Corp. · Hal Leonard Corporation
Pages: 344
Format: Musical score

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook) . The 1950s brought a fresh energy to pop music and big changes started showing up on the charts and in the clubs. This book gathers 100 of the most influential and endearing songs and lets you play along with orchestrated backing tracks that make you sound...
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Why I March: Images from The Women's March Around the World

Abrams Books · ABRAMS
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

On January 21, 2017, five million people in 82 countries and on all seven continents stood up with one voice. The Women's March began with one cause, women's rights, but quickly became a movement around the many issues that were hotly debated during the 2016 U.S. presidential race - immigration,...
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Mom in the Movies: The Iconic Screen Mothers You Love

Turner Classic Movies Inc. · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 231
Format: Hardcover

Turner Classic Movies and film historian Richard Corliss present Mom in the Movies: The Iconic Screen Mothers You Love (and a Few You Love to Hate) , the definitive, fully illustrated book that shares the many ways Hollywood has celebrated, vilified and otherwise memorialized dear old Mom.With...
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Blood, Sweat, and My Rock 'n' Roll Years: Is Steve Katz a Rock Star?

Steve Katz · Lyons Press
Format: Hardcover

On paper Steve Katzs career rivals anyones except the 1960s and 70s biggest stars the Monterey Pop Festival with the legendary Blues Project, Woodstock with Blood, Sweat Tears, and even producing rocks most celebrated speed addict, Lou Reed. There were world tours, and his résumé screams...
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San Antonio: Then and Now®

Paula Allen · Pavilion, 2015.
Pages: 141
Format: Print book

The city's impressive history is illustrated using vintage images from the past teamed up with the same view today San Antonio has a history stretching back almost three centuries. It was established as a Spanish military garrison in 1718, the home of Mission San Antonio de Valero, later...
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Mountain Modern: Contemporary Homes in High Places

Dominic Bradbury · Thames & Hudson; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A striking survey of contemporary houses designed for high-altitudes that fuse style with comfort in extreme weather conditions High up in mountains around the world, houses that have long been constructed following local building traditions are being transformed. Intrepid young architects...
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A Portrait of Bowie: A tribute to Bowie by his artistic collaborators and contemporaries

Brian Hiatt · Cassell
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

This strikingly unique tribute to David Bowie includes a collection of 40 stunning visual portraits of the icon throughout his career, as well as written tributes by his artistic collaborators and contemporaries.Artists and musicians who worked with David Bowie during his lifetime - or who were...
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Culture Typography: How Culture Affects Typography

Nikki Villagomez · HOW Books
Pages: 203
Format: Print book

Inspire your type designs with the side-by-side travel photo comparisons in Culture Typograhpy by Nikki Villagomez. Each image features examples of typography in culture and is accompanied by cultural and historical commentary. Explore how design choices can be informed by the language...
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Lonely Planet's Beautiful World

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Journey to the planet's most magnificent places and see the world as you've never seen it before through the lenses of Lonely Planet, the world's leading travel guide publisher. Forty years of passion and experience has been poured into this thought-provoking portrait of our beautiful...
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This Is What a Librarian Looks Like: A Celebration of Libraries, Communities, and Access to Information

Kyle Cassidy · Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

In 2014, author and photographer Kyle Cassidy published a photo essay on Slate.com called "This is What A Librarian Looks Like," a montage of portraits and a tribute to librarians. Since then, Cassidy has made it his mission to remind us of how essential librarians and libraries...
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The Camera Does the Rest: How Polaroid Changed Photography

Peter Buse · The University of Chicago Press
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In a world where nearly everyone has a cellphone camera capable of zapping countless instant photos, it can be a challenge to remember just how special and transformative Polaroid photography was in its day. And yet, there's still something magical for those of us who recall waiting...
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Painting Party: Acrylic Painting for Beginners

Anna Bartlett · North Light Books
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Shiny happy paintings you can complete in an evening! Simply follow the steps to fun, beautiful paintings! Anna Bartlett has led hundreds of enthusiastic new painters through paint-alongs in her studio. It's a fun, stress-free way to experience the joy of painting while completing an original...
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