by Northup Solomon
A film tie-in edition of this eloquent and powerful memoir, to accompany the major new film starring Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender and Chiwetel Ejiofor.Perhaps the best written of all the slave narratives, Twelve Years a Slave is a harrowing ...
Reconnecting People, Nature, and Self
by Sim Van Der Ryn
Despite an uncertain economy, the market for green building is projected to grow and strengthen. The US green building market has expanded dramatically since 2008 and is projected to double in size by 2015 (from $42 billion in ...
by Tessa Boase
The story of The Housekeepers Tale follows the lives of five women to delve into the secret existence of these powerful yet invisible women who ran our great English country houses. From the 19th- to the mid 20th-century this was ...
by Dave Mustaine
Here, for the first time ever, Dave Mustaine tells the tale of the two biggest metal bands in history, a story which has yet to be told from the inside. A pioneer of the thrash metal movement, Megadeth rose to international fame in the 1980s.
by Rupert Christiansen
This new edition of leading opera critic Rupert Christiansen's perennially popular Pocket Guide has between extensively revised, and incorporates many more operas from all periods, including recent works by Philip Glass, Mark Anthony Turnage, ...
by Cicely Berry
"Speaking is part of a whole: an expression of inner life." Cicely Berry has based her work on the conviction that while all is present in nature our natural instincts have been crippled from birth by many processes--by the conditioning, in fact, ...
by Rhys Gruff
In 1792, John Evans, a twenty-two-year-old farmhand from Snowdonia, Wales, travelled to America to discover whether there was, as widely believed, a Welsh-speaking Native American tribe - The Madogwys - still walking the Great Plains.
by Hunter Ryan & Jensen Taige
Exams, all-nighters, and crazy roommates can add up to a lot of stress for college students. Now the collegiate set can let off a little steam by indulging in the comfort of a childhood favorite: an activity book packed full of coloring pages, ...
by Mark Tatulli
by William Shakespeare
by Mary Ellen Miller & Megan E. O'Neil
The British Country House in the Second World War
by John Martin Robinson
Requisitioned analyses twenty houses around Britain, who endured a number of varying wartime roles whether they be hospitals, storage areas, troops billets, headquarters for senior staff, or seats of foreign governments in exile.
by Joel McIver
With no fewer than nine members and a unique stage image based on grotesque masks and boiler suits, Slipknot retained a mystique that was unprecedented in the metal world, never allowing their faces to become known &#8211; so that the focus ...
by Kevin McCloud
A complete celebration of everyone's favourite architectural show. Grand Designs is broadcast in over 130 countries. Its success, says Kevin, is due to 'good old-fashioned story telling; of joy and sorrow, torment and triumph, expressed tangibly ...
by Len Wein
A New York Times Best Seller!Discover what happened before WATCHMEN. The team of legendary writer Len Wein and acclaimed artist Jae Lee--in his first DC Comics' work in nearly a decade--delve into the mind of the smartest man in the world: ...
by Mark Brindle
Whether you are already a seasoned director or simply a film fan, this comprehensive guide features everything you need to know to make a digital film: from the basics of capturing footage and planning a shoot, to the more advanced aspects of ...
by David Kinney
by T&H UK Distributed
by Marvel Comics
Who is Nebula? What tragic events forged her unbreakable allegiance to her dark lord? And how does Korath the Pursuer fit in? Then, as Gamora begins her quest for the Orb, see firsthand why she is considered the most dangerous woman in the universe!
by Bergdorf Goodman & Sara Mnookin
Grace Kelly ordered her wedding invitations here; it's where designers from Halston to Mizrahi and Kors got their start; Yoko Ono and John Lennon once bought more than 70 furs from a salesman who was summoned to bring a truckful of coats to their ...