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Символика Русской прялки
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: Russian. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Symbols of Russian Spinning Wheel The book of the outstanding ethnographer S. V. Zharnikova "Symbols of Russian Spinning" is devoted to the study of semantics and symbolism of the most important subject of Indo-European life - spinning wheels. The connection between spinning wheel and seamstress and the depths of Vedic mythology is shown.
Delivering Successful Megaprojects - Key Factors and Toolkit for the Project Manager
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
The book explores what success means from several different perspectives. It uses these perspectives to recommend criteria to benchmark and ensure the success of these large projects. There is no silver bullet for success; the author encourages you to explore and study further to tailor the success factors to your individual project. It comes with case studies of well-known megaprojects worldwide.
Louvre Museum - Paintings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
The Louvre Museum is the largest of the world's art museums by its exhibition surface. These represent the Western art of the Middle Ages in 1848, those of the ancient civilizations that preceded and influenced it (Oriental, Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman), and the arts of early Christians and Islam.
Midori Haus: Transformation from Old House to Green Future with Passive House
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Hybrid Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Midori Haus follows the journey of Chie and Kurt as they conceive their ideal “green” home and then put aspiration into action, challenging their team to meet the sustainable Passive House international building standard. As they transform their 1920s Arts and Crafts bungalow, they present their case study as they transform themselves from novices to green building role models.
Pop Life: America in the Age of Pop
Price: Free! Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Pop Life is a collection of essays across four broad themes: film & television, music & hi-fi audio, video games, the political & personal. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes tackles every aspect of "the pop life" with biting wit, humor and keen insight, bringing readers on an illuminating journey across the cultural landscape.
How Style Works: A Fashion Stylist's Secrets to Creating Your Own Amazing Personal Style!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
(New!) A comprehensive styling program where fashion stylist Janelle Paige shows you how to create your own individual look! Janelle Paige believes all women are beautiful - some are just styled better than others. How a woman styles (dresses) herself can enhance her beauty or detract from it. How Style Works enables you to unleash the power of dressing well!
The Ultimate Oil Painting Solution – for Landscape Art, Portraiture and Still Life (Three Books in One)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Ever had trouble with ellipses, perspectives, colour theory, skin tones, painting skies, reflections, water, eyes, fruit, glass, flowers and more? This bumper oil painting problem-solver tackles 78 such painting ‘peeves’ with suggested solutions. With 80,000 words, 78 chapters and around 400 images.
Felipe Cossío del Pomar: la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende
Price: Free! Words: 63,030. Language: Spanish. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Felipe Cossío del Pomar (1888-1981) de origen peruano, llegó a San Miguel de Allende, México en 1926. El era un humanista, un hombre aristocrático de modales y gustos refinados. Fue pintor, escritor, historiador, profesor y líder político. Fundó la Universidad de Bellas Artes y fue uno de los co-fundadores del Instituto Allende. Esto es la historia poco contada de San Miguel de Allende.
The Ultimate Scene Study Series for Teens 2 - 55 Short Scenes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
You can't beat a Shakespearean scene for an acting tune-up. The sixty scenes in The Ultimate Scene Study Series for Teens Volume 1 provide a key with which young actors can unlock a storehouse of emotional, technical, and interpretive skills. Material from twenty-seven plays are organized as scenes for two characters, three characters, four characters, and five or more characters.
Before Orion: Finding the Face of the Hero
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 173,860. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Before Orion explores the hero’s journey of self-realization, mythology and his record of biological knowledge through Paleolithic cave art.
La imagen de lo imposible
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 158,780. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
El tema de la imagen en su análisis es variado y motivado desde diversos campos del conocimiento. Pareciera que la palabra “imagen” motiva a escudriñarla a desmenuzarla, pues se plantea como reto desde cualquier especialidad. Para Sartre (1997) la imagen “Representa la estructura activa de la conciencia imaginante”. La imagen es representación interna de quien la percibe. Es percibida y representa
Cats on Film
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
What is a Catguffin? Is a Catzilla more dangerous than a Pussilla? Which is the most upsetting Catrifice on film? And what exactly did Jones the cat say to the Alien? These questions and many others are answered in CATS ON FILM, the definitive work of feline film scholarship, in which critic and novelist Anne Billson explores the narrative functions of cats in 100 specially selected movies.
From Heart into Art: Interviews with Deaf and Hard of Hearing Artists and Their Allies
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
For over a decade, Raymond Luczak, author of Silence Is a Four-Letter Word: On Art & Deafness, has been interviewing Deaf and hard of hearing artists and their allies about their creative and arts accessibility work. This volume features over 70 people sharing what it means to be an artist who happens to be different.
Underground Railway Theater, Engine of Delight & Social Change
Price: Free! Words: 125,820. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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JULIE TAYMOR: "I am delighted to see this ebook on the great output of the Underground Railway Theater...a testament to the unbridled experimentation & success they have achieved." Written by the founding co-directors, with VIDEOS of PERFORMANCES combining ACTORS, PUPPETS & MUSIC in the DEVISING OF ENGAGED PLAYS from improvisation, it also includes PUPPET-COMMISSIONS from orchestras like the BSO
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
Why It's Not Enough To 'Just' Be An Actor In The 21st Century
Price: $12.79 USD. Words: 67,270. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In the old days, actors went to auditions, waited for a phone to ring and saw if they got the part. That's the only perspective that actors and agents can see because they don't know what happens beyond that point. You want to build the following, a fan base, an audience you can guarantee is going to want to tune in to you!
Charlas con Fotógrafos Latinoamericanos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2017 by Diego Hidalgo. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Essay » Sociology
Este libro producido por Jorge Piccini, es acerca de una serie de entrevistas a 20 fotógrafos latinoamericanos contemporáneos, quienes comparte interesantes reflexiones sobre la intención de su trabajo y el objetivo de vida. Libro indispensable para entender el mundo interior de los fotógrafos y la cosmovisión de su vida.
Spirits of the Bayou: Sanctuaries, Cemeteries and Hauntings
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A poetic presence built upon the past, the author's vivid prose and photography unlocks the doors to ancient houses of worship, probes the eerie shadows of cemeteries and delves deep inside the bayou’s haunted legends. Follow a trail of history and mystery across New Orleans and south along the coastal towns of Louisiana. Experience it for yourself with travel links at the end of each chapter.
Videosyncratic. A book about life. In video shops.
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A caustically funny journey spanning the 30 year life of the UK Video rental industry through the eyes of a laconic till-jockey-turned-manager-turned-owner. The 'Kitchen Confidential' of video stores.
Études sur le mot image : Léon de Chalcédoine ; « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils » ; Qui est l’Ancien des jours ?
You set the price! Words: 112,370. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
La première étude raconte l’histoire de Léon de Chalcédoine, XIe siècle, qui disait qu'il faut rendre un culte d'adoration à l'image du Christ. La deuxième cherche le sens d’une phrase de certains Pères de l'Église : « Le Saint-Esprit est l’image du Fils ». La dernière vise à identifier l’Ancien des jours, Dn 7, 9. Qui est-il : le Père ou le Fils ? Réponse : il est le Christ juge eschatologique.