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Route 66 Crossings: Historic Bridges of the Mother Road

Jim Ross · University of Oklahoma Press
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Route 66 is a beloved and much studied symbol of twentieth-century America. But until now, no book has focused on the bridges that spanned the rivers, creeks, arroyos, and railroads between Chicago and Santa Monica. In this handsome volume, Route 66 authority and veteran writer and photographer...
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How to Draw People: Step-by-Step Lessons for Figures and Poses

JEFF MELLEM · North Light Books
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Drawing Figures! To draw an anatomical figure, you don't need a stack of weighty anatomy books. Just take it step by step! In How to Draw People, author Jeff Mellem teaches beginning artists how to draw the human figure, from stick figure to anatomically...
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Hello Color: 25 Bright Ideas for DIY Decor

Rachel Mae Smith · Quirk Books
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Rachel Mae Smith gives beginning crafters 25 easy and fun home decor projects to liven up your life and make your home space vibrant. Whether she's writing for her blog, snapping pictures for Instagram, or just living her life, Rachel Mae Smith is all about the simple joys of handmaking...
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The Lost Words

ROBERT MACFARLANE · Anansi International
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

From bestselling Landmarks author Robert Macfarlane and acclaimed artist and author Jackie Morris, a beautiful illustrated book for readers young and old. All over the country, there are words disappearing from children's lives. These are the words of the natural world -- Dandelion,...
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Turner Classic Movies: The Essentials: 52 Must-See Movies and Why They Matter

Jeremy Arnold · Running Press
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Showcasing 52 Essential films from the silent era through the 1980s, Turner Classic Movies invites you into a world filled with stirring performances, dazzling musical numbers, and bold directorial visions that mark the greatest moments in film history.Since its inception on Turner Classic...
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Vintage Chicago: The Best of @vintagetribune on Instagram

Chicago Tribune Staff · Agate Midway
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The @vintagetribune Instagram, a beloved photography account produced by the photo editors of the Chicago Tribune, has been mining the newspaper's vast subterranean archives since 2014 and breathing new life into its most gram-worthy black-and-white images. You won't find the 300 photos...
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King Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb

ZAHI HAWASS · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

The ultimate book on King Tut and his tomb -- the most exciting archaeological find the world has ever known -- now in a compact editionThe tomb of Tutankhamun, with its breathtaking treasures, remains the most sensational archaeological find of all time. This brilliantly illustrated volume...
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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

Meredith Ochs · Sterling
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Celebrate the women who rock, with this fully illustrated tribute to 50 iconic female musicians and bands. Award-winning radio personality Meredith Ochs takes an insightful look at 50 rock icons who indelibly shook up the music scene, whether solo or in a band. Profiling women from the 1950s...
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History as They Saw It: Iconic Moments from the Past in Color

Wolfgang Wild · Chronicle Books
Pages: 284
Format: Hardcover

This revolutionary photography collection is as close to time travel as it gets. Featuring 120 historic black-and-white photographs thoroughly restored and rendered in color, this book illuminates some of the most iconic moments in history, from the sinking of the Titanic to the construction...
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Artists' Homes

Tom Harford-Thompson · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

This lavishly illustrated book is an intimate look at the interiors, lifestyles, and houses belonging to a wide range of artists and creatives. In this beautifully illustrated book, writer and photographer Tom Harford-Thompson presents individual, eccentric homes and workspaces, from a music...
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