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Focus - the secret, sexy, sometimes sordid world of fashion photographers by Gross, Michael, 1952- author.

Focus - the secret, sexy, sometimes sordid world of fashion photographers

"In this rollicking account of fashion photography's golden age, bestselling author Michael Gross brings to life the wild genius, ego, passion, and antics of the men (and a few women) behind the camera... From the postwar covers of Vogue to the triumph of the digital image, the fashion photographer sold not only clothes but ideals of beauty and visions of perfect lives... Focus probes the lives, hang-ups, and artistic triumphs of more than a dozen of fashion photography's greatest visionaries; R

Aug 29, 2016
Kaplan GRE Graduate Record Examination premier 2017. by

Kaplan GRE Graduate Record Examination premier 2017.

Offers a comprehensive review for the Graduate Record Examination, including test-taking strategies, video tutorials, and six practice tests with answer explanations.

Aug 29, 2016
Kaffe Fassett's quilts in Italy - 20 designs from Rowan for patchwork and quilting. by Fassett, Kaffe, author.

Kaffe Fassett's quilts in Italy - 20 designs from Rowan for patchwork and quilting.

Aug 29, 2016
It's dangerous to believe - religious freedom and its enemies by Eberstadt, Mary, author.

It's dangerous to believe - religious freedom and its enemies

"Looks at a trend in a secularizing American society in which traditional religious believers are being pushed out of public life, and challenges secular liberals to apply their own standards of tolerance and diversity to traditional Christians, "--NoveList.

Aug 29, 2016
The Iran wars - spy games, bank battles, and the secret deals that reshaped the Middle East by Solomon, Jay (Reporter)

The Iran wars - spy games, bank battles, and the secret deals that reshaped the Middle East

This is the deeply reported, riveting account of a war waged on many levels--military, financial, covert--that most don't realize America has been engaged in for years. For over a decade, against the backdrop of the Middle East, Central Asia and the Far East, the United States and Iran have been engaged in a conflict as significant as it is hidden from view. Using a combination of economic sanctions, assassinations, global diplomacy and intelligence work, the United States has struggled to stabi

Aug 29, 2016
How to sell your art online - live a successful creative life on your own terms by Huff, Cory, 1980- author.

How to sell your art online - live a successful creative life on your own terms

"An essential guide for every kind of artist that teaches them how to skip the gallery system, find their niche, and connect directly with collectors to profitably sell their art. For years, galleries have acted as gatekeeper separating artists and collectors. But with the explosion of the Internet, a new generation of savvy, independent artists is connecting with buyers and making a substantial living doing what they love. How to Sell Your Art Online shows any artist how to make a successful li

Aug 29, 2016
Halloween guitar songs - 43 gravest hits deranged for 6-string axe in scary notation & tab. by

Halloween guitar songs - 43 gravest hits deranged for 6-string axe in scary notation & tab.

Aug 29, 2016
Front-end web development - the Big Nerd Ranch guide by Aquino, Chris, author.

Front-end web development - the Big Nerd Ranch guide

Aug 29, 2016
Fresh out of amazing by Thacker, Stacey, 1971- author.

Fresh out of amazing

Aug 29, 2016
The horror of it all - one moviegoer's love affair with masked maniacs, frightened virgins, and the living dead ... by Rockoff, Adam, 1974-

The horror of it all - one moviegoer's love affair with masked maniacs, frightened virgins, and the living dead ...

Horror films have simultaneously captivated and terrified audiences for generations, racking up billions of dollars at the box office and infusing our nightmares. Rockoff traces the highs and lows of the horror genre through the lens of his own obsessive fandom, born in the aisles of his local video store and nurtured with a steady diet of cable trash. He recalls a life spent watching blockbuster slasher films, cult classics, and everything in between.

Aug 29, 2016
The language of SQL by Rockoff, Larry.

The language of SQL

Aug 29, 2016
Kinesiology taping for rehab and injury prevention - an easy, at-home guide for overcoming common strains, pains and conditions by Kim, Aliana, author.

Kinesiology taping for rehab and injury prevention - an easy, at-home guide for overcoming common strains, pains and conditions

Aug 29, 2016
Making candles - ideas for home-made candles and creative displays in 130 photographs by Nicol, Gloria, author.

Making candles - ideas for home-made candles and creative displays in 130 photographs

Aug 29, 2016
Lily Vanilli in-- A zombie ate my cupcake! - 25 deliciously weird cupcake recipes for Halloween and other spooky occasions by Vanilli, Lily, 1982- author.

Lily Vanilli in-- A zombie ate my cupcake! - 25 deliciously weird cupcake recipes for Halloween and other spooky occasions

Lily Vanilli, aka Lily Jones, is a baker and cake designer. Originally a graphic designer, she began baking as a hobby and then started selling her cakes at Swanfield market near Brick Lane. Her cakes are now available online and from Harrods food hall. She is known for her unusual recipes - she experiments with savoury ingredients such as avocado and bacon - and designs spectacular cakes and other edible treats, such as the marzipan insects she made for an Alexander McQueen film project, or the

Aug 29, 2016
Hieronymus Bosch - visions of genius by Bosch, Hieronymus, -1516, artist.

Hieronymus Bosch - visions of genius

Aug 29, 2016
Healing massage - an A-Z guide for more than forty medical conditions for professional and home use by Abson, Maureen, author.

Healing massage - an A-Z guide for more than forty medical conditions for professional and home use

Aug 29, 2016
Candlemaking the natural way - 31 projects made with soy, palm & beeswax by Ittner, Rebecca.

Candlemaking the natural way - 31 projects made with soy, palm & beeswax

"Go eco-friendly by creating a variety of gorgeous candles with all-natural and readily available beeswax, palm wax, and soy wax. You'll learn the fundamental techniques of the craft, including dipped, rolled, and molded methods"--Page 2 of cover.

Aug 29, 2016
Collected poems by Ponsot, Marie, author.

Collected poems

"At last, the stunning life work of this beloved, prize-winning poet will be gathered in one volume, covering sixty years of poetry, from 1956 to 2016. Born in 1921, Marie Ponsot began her career in 1956 with True Minds, one of the famous Pocket Poets pamphlets published by City Lights. After this auspicious beginning, Ponsot went on to an unconventional career, and would not publish again until 1981, when Admit Impediment was published by Knopf. Her reemergence--after raising seven children, an

Aug 29, 2016
Manga origami by Noguchi, Márcio, author.

Manga origami

"Origami masters Marcio Hideshi Noguchi and Seth Friedman show everything you need to know to create adorable paper characters from your favorite manga/anime stories with basic origami folding instructions and clear step-by-step diagrams"--Provided by publishers.

Aug 29, 2016
The Haumana hula handbook - a manual for the student of Hawaiian dance by Uchiyama, Mahealani, author.

The Haumana hula handbook - a manual for the student of Hawaiian dance

"Emphasizes the importance of cultural literacy in teaching hula, beginning with an overview of the origins of hula, its history in Hawai'i, and the primacy of the spiritual focus of the dance. Introduces halau etiquette and practices, and explains the format of a traditional hula presentation, together with the genres of hula and the regalia worn by the dancers. Practical components include sections on Hawaiian language and chant and a glossary of hula commands and footwork"--

Aug 29, 2016