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Cuba Libre!: Che, Fidel, and the Improbable Revolution That Changed World History

Tony Perrottet · Blue Rider Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

The surprising story of Che Guevara, Fidel Castro, and the scrappy band of rebel men and women who followed them.Most people are familiar with the basics of the Cuban Revolution of 1956-1959: it was led by two of the twentieth century's most charismatic figures, Fidel Castro and Che Guevara;...
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Apollo to the Moon: A History in 50 Objects

TEASEL E MUIR-HARMONY · National Geographic
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA's Apollo missions to the moon, this narrative uses 50 key artifacts from the Smithsonian archives to tell the story of the groundbreaking space exploration program.Bold photographs, fascinating graphics, and engaging stories commemorate...
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Sicilian Splendors: Discovering the Secret Places That Speak to the Heart

JOHN KEAHEY · Thomas Dunne Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A travel narrative that focuses on Sicily's little-known regions, from the author of Seeking Sicily and Hidden Tuscany.From Palermo to Castiglione di Sicilia to Alimena, Sicily holds great secrets from the past and unspoken promises. Tradition, in the form of festivals, the written...
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The Longest Line on the Map: The United States, the Pan-American Highway, and the Quest to Link the Americas

ERIC RUTKOW · Scribner
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

From the brilliant award-winning author of American Canopy, a dazzling account of the epic quest to link North and South America with the world's longest road - the Pan American Highway - and how its construction and evolution reflected the divergent fates of North, Central, and South...
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Lonely Planet Fast Talk Latin American Spanish

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherAlthough it is possible to get by in major Latin American cities without speaking Spanish, just a few phrases go a long way in making friends, inviting service with a smile, and ensuring a rich and rewarding travel experience...
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Aimee Song: World of Style

Aimee Song · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

*From the author of the New York Times bestseller Capture Your Style*Aimee Song is a fashion icon, a sartorial star, the blogger behind Song of Style, and the author of Capture Your Style. Here she collects more than five hundred of her all-time favorite looks from around the world. Her style,...
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Lonely Planet Fast Talk Icelandic

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 88
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher* Although you can get by in Iceland without speaking the language, knowing just a few phrases can help you make friends, enjoy service with a smile, and discover richer, more rewarding experiences. Get invited to watch an up-and-coming...
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Lonely Planet Fast Talk Japanese

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet: The world's number one travel guide publisher* Although you can get by in Japan without speaking the language, knowing just a few phrases can help you make friends, enjoy service with a smile, and discover richer, more rewarding experiences. Score a table in Tokyo's...
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Lonely Planet Fast Talk Spanish

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

When time is short, Fast Talk Spanish gives you the essential language to:do the sights & shop till you dropbook a room & order a mealget from A to B fastclinch that crucial dealget your message acrossIncludes easy pronunciation of all words and phrases plus a mini dictionary of key words.Lonely...
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Lonely Planet Portuguese Phrasebook & Dictionary

Lonely Planet · Lonely Planet
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher If it's true that language is the door to a nation's soul, you might get a little closer to grasping the saudade - that melancholic longing for something (the 'Portuguese blues') , and its famous musical expression,...
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