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The Sound of Music FAQ: All Thats Left to Know about Maria, the von Trapps, and Our Favorite Things

Barry Monush · Applause Theatre & Cinema Books
Format: Print book

The Sound of Music FAQ is a comprehensive, encyclopedia-like reference to the worlds most popular movie musical. Rather than focusing on the often-told stories of this classic movie, this book looks at the 1965 Oscar-winner in relation to its source, including the true von Trapp family...
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ASCAP Centennial Songbook

Hal Leonard Corp. · Hal Leonard
Format: Musical score

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). 55 song highlights from the history of ASCAP, celebrating their representation of some of the best songwriters of all time. Songs include: Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life * Ain't No Mountain High Enough * As Time Goes By * At Last * Before He Cheats * Bleeding...
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Infinite Wonder: An Astronaut's Photographs from a Year in Space

Scott Kelly · Knopf
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From the record-breaking astronaut, national hero, and best-selling author of Endurance, a breathtaking collection of photos documenting his journey on the International Space Station, the vastness of space, and the unparalleled beauty of our own home planet.One's perspective shifts when...
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Dance : American art, 1830-1960

Jane Dini · Detroit Institute of Arts
Pages: 304

As an enduring wellspring of creativity for many artists throughout history, dance has provided a visual language to express such themes as the bonds of community, the allure of the exotic, and the pleasures of the body. This book is the first major investigation of the visual arts related...
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A View from A Broad

Bette Midler · Simon & Schuster; Updated edition
Format: Hardcover

With her brassy voice and bold performances making the world finally pay attention, she needs no introduction. Grammy award–winning singer, Academy Award–nominee, Broadway star of her critically acclaimed one-woman show and beloved actress in The Rose, Beaches and Down and Out in Beverly...
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Be in a Treehouse: Design / Construction / Inspiration

Pete Nelson · ABRAMS
Pages: 223
Format: Hardcover

Pete Nelson, the world's best-known treehouse designer and builder, wants to put readers in trees - his motto is, "get 'er done, so you can BE in a TREE." His new book is a comprehensive source of inspiration and practical information about treehouse design and construction....
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The Young Actor's Handbook

Jeremy Kruse · Applause Theatre & Cinema Books
Pages: 104
Format: Paperback

(Applause Acting Series) . Written by an experienced acting teacher and coach, The Young Actor's Handbook was created especially for young or beginning actors who have little or no experience or anyone seeking easily understandable information about acting. It presents a comprehensive...
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Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain

Marc Morris · Pegasus Books
Pages: 262
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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Remake: Master Works of Art Reimagined

Jeff Hamada · Chronicle Books
Format: Hardcover

Imagine stepping inside Vermeers Girl with a Pearl Earring or Hoppers Nighthawks. Thats the effect achieved by modern-day photographers, artists, students, and creatives within the pages of this one-of-a-kind book. Started as an online collaborative project by founder of art blog Booooooom...
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Jasper Johns: Pictures within Pictures, 1980-2015

Fiona Donovan · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A substantial new monograph on one of America's most significant artists, showcasing his paintings from the early 1980s to the presentIn the late 1970s, after the artist's explosive Pop Art beginnings and a period of abstraction, representational objects made their way back into...
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Robin Williams: A Singular Portrait, 1986-2002

Arthur Grace · Counterpoint LLC
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

I had always thought that when I was around 84 and Robin was 80 we could collaborate on a book about the golden years of his career where he could look at my photographs and reminisce about the events and his feelings at the time. Unfortunately, that book was never to be . . . .Photographer...
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70 Years of Porsche Sportscars

Christina Rahmes · Delius Klasing Verlag Gmbh
Pages: 300
Format: Hardcover

* A beautifully illustrated celebration of the Porsche "A book like the brand: intoxicating, beautiful, intelligent." - Porsche Klassik MagazineFerry Porsche reinvented the sports car in 1948. The first car to bear the Porsche name was made in the Austrian town of Gmünd. Just...
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Star Trek Designing Starships Volume 2: Voyager and Beyond

Ben Robinson · Hero Collector
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

Explore the behind the scenes process to reveal the thinking - and the artwork - behind the creation of the most iconic ships in Star Trek's history!This book, which covers more than 30 ships including the U.S.S Voyager, Delta Flyer, V'ger, and the Enterprise-J, is packed with original...
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The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC

Jesse Fink · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

"Fink's look at the band addresses the question that he believes most mainstream rock critics have never been able to answer about AC/DC: 'Why have they endured and resonated with hundreds of millions of people and inculcated such fierce loyalty and outright fanaticism?'...
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