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Photography: History. Art. Technique

Ang, Tom
Format: Hardcover

Introducing you to the art, history, and culture of photography, this fascinating all-in-one guide shows you how to take better pictures.A comprehensive guide to all things photographic, Photography opens with a gallery of more than 30 of the key figures in photography, from 19th-century...
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Awards for Good Boys: Tales of Dating, Double Standards, and Doom

Lorman, Shelby · Penguin Books
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

From the creator of the wildly popular Instagram account @AwardsForGoodBoys, a wickedly funny illustrated look at living and dating in a patriarchal culture so mired in misogyny that it celebrates men for displaying the bare minimum of human decencyWith trophies and ribbons, cartoonist...
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Flowers for Lisa: A Delirium of Photographic Invention

Morell, Abelardo · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Best known for his surreal camera obscura pictures and luminous black-and-white photographs of books, photographer Abelardo Morell now turns his transformative lens to one of the most common of artistic subjects, the flower. The concept for Flowers for Lisa emerged when Morell gave his wife,...
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Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away.

Van Pelt, Robert Jan · Abbeville Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

This book tells a story to shake the conscience of the world. It is the catalogue of the first-ever traveling exhibition about the Auschwitz concentration camp, where 1.1 million people -- mostly Jews, but also non-Jewish Poles, Roma, and others -- lost their lives. More than 280 objects...
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Complete Pottery Techniques: Design, Form, Throw, Decorate and More, with Workshops from Professional Makers

DK · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Discover how to develop your pottery design skills and bring your ideas to life from start to finish.Covering every technique from throwing pottery to firing, glazing to sgraffito, this pottery book is perfect for both hand-building beginners and potting pros.Step-by-step photographs - some...
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NeoRealismo: The New Image in Italy 1932-1960

Enrica Vigano · Prestel
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

This stunning book explores Italian Neorealism in photography, as it documented Italy's economic and social conditions in the mid-20th century and its rise as a democratic nation.Originally used for Fascist propaganda, the camera in Italy became a tool for artists to reveal the poverty...
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Body: The Photography Book

Nathalie Herschdorfer
Format: Hardcover

The landmark photographic survey of the human body at a moment when body image and body politics are being redefined.In a world of selfies and body shaming, Photoshopping and gender fluidity, body image has never been more at the forefront of popular cultural dialogue. Body is a definitive,...
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Teddy Bears: A History and Collector's Guide

Hitchings, Lorraine · Amberley Publishing
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Since his birth in 1902 the teddy bear has captured the hearts of young and old alike. He has survived revolutions, flown in jet fighters and taken part in land and water speed records and in times of great conflict he has stayed by his companion's side. Children everywhere adore him because...
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My Samsung Galaxy S7 for Seniors

Michael Miller · Que Publishing
Pages: 474
Format: Paperback

The perfect book to help anyone 50 learn the Samsung Galaxy S7 - in full color! My Samsung Galaxy S7 for Seniors helps you quickly and easily get started with the new smartphone and use its features to look up information and perform day-to-day activities from anywhere, any time....
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Everybody's Doin' It: Sex, Music, and Dance in New York, 1840-1917

Cockrell, Dale · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

"Racy scholarship does the Grizzly Bear here with theoretical rigor." -- William Lhamon, author of Raising CainEverybody's Doin' It is the eye-opening story of popular music's seventy-year rise in the brothels, dance halls, and dives of New York City. It traces the birth...
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