Visions of American Jazz. William Claxtons Fotografien von legendären Jazzmusikern ... dokumentiert den amerikanischen Jazz um die Jahrhundertmitte so umfangreich und fantasievoll wie keine andere Publikation es jemals tun wird. - Newsweek, New York. Im Jahr 1960 bereisten [...]
Cet ouvrage entend dépasser les clivages régionaux en jetant des passerelles comparatistes effectives entre **la Caraïbe** et le Maghreb. Chacune des dix-sept contributions veut faire valoir les points de recoupement historiques, politiques et culturels articulant les deux [...]
In discussing his legendary forty-year career, Davis discusses music's "cool" era and fusion movement and offers candid views on fellow musicians, promoters, producers, critics, and his personal life
As a follow-up to the best-selling My Wonderful World of Fashion, MY EVEN MORE WONDERFUL WORLD OF FASHION is a new interactive colouring book for fashionistas of all ages. It is packed with more beautiful and sophisticated illustrations specially created by illustrator, [...]
Discusses how the famous French fashion designer became a German intelligence operative during World War II, including how and why she was enlisted in spy missions, and how she rebuilt her empire after her post-war exile.
English; Paperback / Softback
Released: August 2011 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
English; Paperback / Softback
Released: 07.08.2012 / Delivery time: 3-5 weeks (title will be specially ordered)
ENGLISCHE ORIGINALAUSGABE. Discusses the development of rap/hip-hop music in Boston in the 1980's and examines its place in American culture.
The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, Long Walk to Freedom brilliantly re-creates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. Emotive, compelling and uplifting, Nelson Mandela became the democratically [...]
Filled with sketches and specially commissioned photographs of her large-scale tattoos, and drawing on stories from her own life and the lives of her clients, the renowned artist writes candidly about her greatest desires, fears, successes, and failures.
Si le patrimoine culturel peut prendre différentes formes, cest surtout dans les villes quil se concentre. Les auteurs interrogent ainsi la notion de patrimoine urbain en analysant les processus par lesquels les acteurs privés et publics donnent du sens à cet environnement [...]
In this definitive collection of Stephenson's writings, journalism and meditations, the great American polymath puts the 20th Century - mathematics, cryptography, philosophy, currency, and the history of science and technology- under his eclectic and unflinching gaze.
As the author empathizes with those who are suffering, and demonstrates the tangible benefits of practising forgiveness and compassion, he reveals the many lessons he has learned, including how his collaborations with leading neuroscientists, psychologists, teachers and [...]
A collection of Tokyo street-style portraits from Japan's premier street fanzine of the same name uniquely documents the changing face of street fashion throughout the past decade, featuring young adults wearing clothes that are a mixture of high fashion and home-made [...]