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.
Alle Kunstwerke in DAY OF THE DEAD TATTOO ARTWORK COLLECTION - Skulls, Catrinas and Culture of the Dead haben ein gemeinsames Leitmotiv: Lebenslust und Ehrfucht vor dem Tod - ausgedrückt in faszinierender Malerei, Zeichnung, Fotografie und Skulptur. Dieses Buch ist ein [...]
Inglese, Tedesco; Copertina rigida
Pubblicazione: 15.09.2013 / Data di consegna: 2-3 giorni
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 photographic census of New York City, inspired by the blog of the same name, showcases four hundred photos and stories that capture the outsized personalities of New York and pay tribute to the human side of a great city.
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 [...]
An account of the rap music artist's spiritual journey to Jamaica as featured in the VICE documentary, Reincarnated, traces the recording of his 12th album; the death of his longtime friend, Nate Dogg; and his personal transformation toward reggae culture and non-violence.
Never before have so many guitars been profiled within a single illustrated volume. 1001 Guitars To Dream Of Playing Before You Die explores in detail the greatest instruments from across the globe: some are of historical or cultural significance and some were made famous [...]
The boring debate between fundamentalist believers and non-believers is finally moved on by Alain de Botton’s inspiring new book, which boldly argues that the supernatural claims of religion are of course entirely false – and yet that religions still have important things [...]
Chronicles the history of the British rock band and profiles the musicians that have been members of the group.
Anjelica Huston's life, once she turned 15 and moved to London, is a who's who of popular culture from the Rolling Stones in late '60s London to the Chelsea Hotel in New York when she was modelling in the early '70s, to Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty in '70s and '80s Los [...]