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The Creative Destruction of New York City: Engineering the City for the Elite

Alessandro Busà · Oxford University Press
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

The Creative Destruction of New York City tells the story of fifteen years of shocking urban changes under the administrations of Bloomberg and de Blasio, and identifies the urban regime of city producers who are rebuilding cities like New York for a brand new global class of super-wealthy...
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Calmer Easier Happier Screen Time: For parents of toddlers to teens: A guide to getting back in charge of technology

Noel Janis-Norton · Yellow Kite
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Do you constantly find yourself battling to stop your kids spending hours in front of a screen? Whether it's a tv, an ipad, a pc or a playstation children are spending more and more time absorbed in the digital world and for most parents it's a cause for concern.The most frequent...
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The Art of Emma Bormann

Andreas Johns · Ariadne Pr
Pages: 234
Format: Hardcover

Emma Bormann (1887-1974) was a remarkable Austrian artist, best known for her work as a printmaker. She began making woodcuts in 1917 and quickly developed a distinctive, individual style that combined respect for the craft of woodcut with a modern sensibility and a strong artistic vision....
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Read This if You Want to Be Great at Drawing

Selwyn Leamy · Laurence King Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

This book demystifies the art and practice of drawing. Through fifty drawings by great masters past and present, the techniques and ideas behind their master sketches will put you on the path to making your own great drawings.The entries also feature exercises with step-by-step instructions...
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Dressmaking: The Indispensable Guide

Julia Fallon · Firefly Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A practical illustrated guide to techniques, tools and troubleshooting from a couture dressmaker. This book is a beautifully presented and comprehensive resource for dressmakers new to the craft and for those who want to take their skills further. It features scores of step-by-step...
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The Art of Short Form Content: From Concept to Color Correction

Bryan Cook · Focal Press
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

The Art of Short Form Content: From Concept to Color Correction is an in-depth examination of the craft of creating short form filmic content - a category which includes television commercials, music videos, television promos, movie trailers, digital billboards, corporate videos, and pretty...
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Women Walking: Freedom, Adventure, Independence

Thomas Bleitner · Abbeville Press
Pages: 152
Format: Hardcover

At the close of the eighteenth century, women began to discover a new sense of freedom, adventure, and self-determination, simply by walking in public unaccompanied. Previously, solitary walks by women were considered unseemly. An unaccompanied hike in the country was beyond imagination;...
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View From Above: An Astronaut Photographs the World

TERRY VIRTS · National Geographic
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

This majestic National Geographic photography book offers a spectacular view of Earth from outer space, featuring aerial imagery taken from the International Space Station by NASA astronaut Terry Virts.Few people get the experience of seeing the world from outer space - and no one has taken...
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Joan Mir?: I Work Like a Gardener

Joan Miró · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

In 1958, artist Joan Miró and critic Yvon Taillandier sat down for an in-depth discussion on Miró's life and work. Their conversation, one of the most illuminating and insightful looks into Miró's philosophy and creative process, was first published in a limited edition of seventy...
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The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums

Will Friedwald · Pantheon
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

From the author of A Biographical Guide to the Great Jazz and Pop Singers--an illuminating, deeply personal survey of the greatest twentieth-century jazz and pop albums: the gold standard for generations of musicians, singers, and listeners. Each of the fifty-seven albums Will Friedwald...
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