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The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

Robert M. Edsel · Center Street
Pages: 473
Format: Hardcover

At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasures in Europe. The Fuehrer had begun cataloguing the art he planned to collect as well as the art he would destroy: "degenerate"...
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One Drawing A Day: A 6-Week Course Exploring Creativity with Illustration and Mixed Media

Veronica Lawlor · Quarry Books
Format: Paperback

Through 46 daily exercises which make up a complete 6-week course, you will keep your artistic skills sharp and your imaginations fertile by doing One Drawing A Day. Each spread in the book features a beautiful drawing by one of 8 professional illustrators, with a description and comments...
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The Reader's Digest Merry Christmas Songbook

Elizabeth Mead · The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.; 1st edition
Pages: 252
Format: Spiral-bound

Hardcover book, spiral bound to last a family lifetime. More than 250 pages, large easy-to-see print for piano/vocal/organ/guitar. Annotations on the history of some songs, illustrations, and an all-encompassing collection of seasonal songs. Lyric booklet included.
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The Watercolorist's Essential Notebook

Gordon Mackenzie · North Light Books
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

This attractive, inspirational guide is full of sound techniques, advice and hands-on instruction for anyone looking to explore the magic of watercolor.
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1963: The Year of the Revolution: How Youth Changed the World with Music, Art, and Fashion

Ariel Leve · It Books
Format: Hardcover

Ariel Leve and Robin Morgan's oral history 1963: The Year of the Revolution is the first book to recount the kinetic story of the twelve months that witnessed a demographic power shift—the rise of the Youth Quake movement, a cultural transformation through music, fashion, politics,...
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Evolution: A Visual Record

Robert Clark · Phaidon
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Stunning images to reawaken us to the scientific process that drives the amazing diversity of life on earthEvidence of evolution is everywhere. Through 200 revelatory images, award-winning photographer Robert Clark makes one of the most important foundations of science clear and exciting...
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How to Play the Piano Despite Years of Lessons: What Music Is and How to Make It at Home

Ward Cannel · Chappell Music Co.
Pages: 239
Format: Paperback

(Instructional) . This method is a truly entertaining approach to learning how to play the piano. Written by Ward Cannel of the Piano Consortium, the method breaks down music theory into visual concepts which are fun and easy to grasp, so you can learn to play the music you want to play!...
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LIFE the World's Great Civilizations: The Rise and Fall of Nations, from the Ancients to Today

Editors of Life · Life
Pages: 128
Format: Book

This is the pictorial history of the rise (and fall) of great nations, from the ancients to today. But this is not just Rome and the Incas and British imperialism-though it certainly includes them-but lesser known civilizations that are often relegated to a footnote, or forgotten altogether....
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Paul McCartney: Many Years from Now

Barry Miles · Henry Holt & Co; First Edition edition
Pages: 654
Format: Hardcover

A definitive, authorized portrait of Paul McCartney draws on hundreds of hours of exclusive interviews and access to personal archives to chronicle the private life and successful career of one of the world's most famous musicians, the world of the Beatles, his partnership with...
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