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Epic Images of Civil War Battles ~ Changing Views of a War: Bibliography
Series: Assorted Writings, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This is the full length bibliography.
600 African Proverbs
Price: Free! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A list of wise words in the form of African proverbs from across the different tribes and nations of the continent.
The Illuminator's Palette: A Study of Pre-Seventeenth Century Pigments for Medieval Book Art
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Study & teaching
A concise compilation of modern research into the pigments used by medieval artists for painting various works of art. This monograph includes a list of 66 pigments along with charts showing their use throughout time, and the locations of use, describes how to mix your own paint with historically accurate binders, and explains the techniques necessary to successfully emulate the medieval artist.
Most Treasured Romance & Love Quotes - Reader Rated!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Love, an eternal mystery! This very unique quote book is a beautifully designed edition which contains over 340 hand picked quotes and is lavished with 90 lovely color pictures to inspire you to write a message of love to your loved one, whether for Valentine’s Day or any other occasion. Choose famous quotes from chapters on Romance, Spanish , I Miss You, Valentine's Day and many other selections.
Epic Images of Civil War Battles ~ Changing Views of a War
Series: Assorted Writings, Book 2. Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Military
American Civil War panoramas (and related large paintings) returned to older, but still popular, European visual traditions to memorialize the War. Prior to the invention of photographic film fast enough to capture a battle, panoramas were the most popular visual exploration of Civil War. This made it a natural medium of visual expression as the country reexamined the War.Illus. NOT included
The Great Phase 2
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 3 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
One of the most elusive pioneers of New York City graffiti granted a rare interview in 1982.
Teaching Art History the Fun Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Experimental methods
Teaching Art History The fun Way ~ It's a Scream is a handbook for teaching art history using games, food, music, and clothing as memory aids and interest catchers. Chronologically, from pre-historic to modern times, historical highlights are dovetailed with studio work.
Graffiti: A Children's Guide to the Origin's of Hip Hop
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / History, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Hip Hop culture is more than Rap music. Graffiti is one of the five elements of Hip Hop culture.This is a book about the origins of Graffiti writing in the United States. This book will help children of all ages learn about how the art of Graffiti was started and grew in the U.S.
The Thought Behind The Shot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,280. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The Thought Behind the Shot describes everyday care for an allergic or asthmatic child or adult using physical conditioning from a blend of principals of play, exercise, and sport. Illustrated by Leroy Neiman, this book uses non-invasive techniques of breathing to prepare individuals to calmly cope with an impending or possible threatening asthma attack and eliminate the effects of allergies.
The Renaissance House
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Art
Robert Burns lives in an ordinary house in England. But it’s not an ordinary house. Not at all. On the outside, it seems like any other dwelling, but on the inside, it’s been transformed into an incredible art gallery, a shrine to and celebration of Renaissance art, containing wonderful reproductions of classic works from centuries gone by; portraits, wall frescos, lunettes and friezes alike.
Erotic Art of Khajuraho Temples
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Khajuraho is now under the protection of the Archaeological Survey of India which has found many more underground temples at this site. The destination is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the seven wonders of India. Every evening there is a show here about the art, philosophy and history of Khajuraho.
Poussin's Humour
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book hopes it will pose some critical questions of method for the study of the arts. These essays reveal a Nicolas Poussin that has rarely been noticed before. Is that because he has been so honoured as a great classical master – serious painter of serious histories and neo-stoic philosopher – that almost nobody has noticed his humour, or wit.
Inside Matisse
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Matisse, inventor of fauvism and cutouts, was one of the three most influential artists of the early twentieth century.
Virgo en España
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 139,510. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
En los tiempos que corren, atiborrados de libros y novelas sobre Los Templarios, es difícil añadir o encontrar algo nuevo que no se sepa ya de esa Orden ¿O quizá sí?
Monet - Masterpieces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Monet was a French artist and a leading member of the Impressionist group of painters. Monet’s exquisite sensitivity to light, color, and detail was central to his work. Cézanne characterized Monet as “only an eye– yet what an eye”. “People discuss my art and pretend to understand as if it were necessary to understand, when it's simply necessary to love.. “ - Claude Monet
The Medieval West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
A short thematic history of the Middle Ages for the general reader being Volume 2 of A History of the West.
Templari e Crociati in Sardegna
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » European
The first book about the Knights Templar and Hospitaller Order in Sardinia during the Middle Ages
Tuyệt chiêu Tượng kỳ Trung Hoa - thời cổ
Series: Châm ngôn nhà Phật. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Với những thế cờ với tên gọi giàu chất triết lý, nước cờ ngắn gọn, có thể tự giải được ngay trên trang sách, rất hấp dẫn, không cần phải bày cờ và bàn. Tương tự, giải toán, quý bạn có thể nhìn hình vẽ, tự giải thế cờ, sau đó mới xem lời giải thì mới thú vị. Là một trong những cách rèn luyện trí lực, binh pháp và giải trí.
A History of Western Art
Price: $3.00 USD. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Essay » Literature
a concise history of the arts that will allow you to develop your general knowledge in a fun way (video-audio). The essence of a period in a few pages. For the young and the young at heart!
Through Colonial Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The story of Australian Colonial art from precolonial times, discovery, settlement and exploration to the centenary period (1880s) through the eyes of the artists at the time.