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Product Description: A study of the visual culture of the Islamic world. The essays address: Persian drawing between 1400-1450; the obsession with fountains in 18th-century Istanbul; the construction of Ronald Graham's Persian photo album; the Khwaja Abu Nasr Parsa shrine; and more.
By David J. Roxburgh (editor)

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9789004259379 | Brill Academic Pub, July 18, 2000, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: A study of the visual culture of the Islamic world.

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Product Description: Totalitarian Art achieves nothing less than a thorough and serious comparative study of the official art of Stalin’s Russia, Hitler’s Germany, Mussolini’s Italy, and Mao’s China. In the Soviet Union, and later in Maoist China, theories of mass artistic appeal were used to promote the Revolution both at home and abroad...read more
By Robert Chandler (trans)

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9781590206706 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, September 25, 2012), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Totalitarian Art achieves nothing less than a thorough and serious comparative study of the official art of Stalin’s Russia, Hitler’s Germany, Mussolini’s Italy, and Mao’s China.

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Product Description: “Cleveland successfully problematizes the term Afro-Brazilian art as a category, challenging many assumptions about black art in Brazil specifically, and in the African Diaspora more broadly.”—Heather Shirey, University of St...read more

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9780813044767 | Univ Pr of Florida, May 28, 2013, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: “Cleveland successfully problematizes the term Afro-Brazilian art as a category, challenging many assumptions about black art in Brazil specifically, and in the African Diaspora more broadly.

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Product Description: This volume explores the early history of the photographic studio and portrait in China and Japan. The institution of the photographic studio has received relatively little attention in the history of photography; contributors here investigate various manifestations of the studio as a place and as a space that was cultural, economic, and creative...read more

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9781472484383 | Taylor & Francis, November 6, 2017, cover price $109.95 | About this edition: This volume explores the early history of the photographic studio and portrait in China and Japan.

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Product Description: The artist Thomas Hennell was one of three British Official War Artists to die during the Second World War. This is a full account of his life and times.Hennell was highly regarded as an artist and author, his main theme being the English countryside...read more

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9780711235397 | Frances Lincoln Ltd, November 1, 2017, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The artist Thomas Hennell was one of three British Official War Artists to die during the Second World War.

Discover the concepts and techniques required to rig engaging CG character models with Maya in this unique book and DVD package. The stunning color images show just what you can achieve, and the detailed step-by-step tutorials show exactly how to achieve them. Every technique and tip is backed up with practical tutorials, using the models, student work and tutorial assets on the companion DVD to offer a crash course in this vital skill. With Cheryl Cabrera you'll learn about:Designing your first Biped Character; Creating your first Biped Character - Modeling Basics, Biped Character Facial Expressions, Texturing Basics; Skeleton setup for a Biped Character Joint Placement; Control Rig setup for a Biped Character - IK and FK; Wrapping up the setup; Skinning your Character

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9781138777989, titled "An Essential Introduction to Maya Character Rigging" | 2 edition (Routledge, July 26, 2017), cover price $53.95
9780240520827, titled "An Essential Introduction To Maya Character Rigging" | Pap/dvd edition (Focal Pr, January 14, 2008), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Discover the concepts and techniques required to rig engaging CG character models with Maya in this unique book and DVD package.

Miscellaneous:

9780080557359, titled "An Essential Introduction to Maya Character Rigging" | Focal Pr, January 1, 2008, cover price $49.95

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Product Description: Wars have always been connected to images. From the representation of war on maps, panoramas, and paintings to the modern visual media of photography, film, and digital screens, images have played a central role in representing combat, military strategy, soldiers, and victims...read more
By Kathrin Maurer (editor)

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9781138693432 | Routledge, June 1, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Wars have always been connected to images.

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Product Description: This book offers the first critical study of the architecture of the Roman triumph, ancient Rome's most important victory ritual. Through case studies ranging from the republican to imperial periods, it demonstrates how powerfully monuments shaped how Romans performed, experienced, and remembered triumphs and, consequently, how Romans conceived of an urban identity for their city...read more

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9781107103573 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 11, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: This book offers the first critical study of the architecture of the Roman triumph, ancient Rome's most important victory ritual.

Product Description: This book brings the insights of theatre theory to the jurisprudential, in order to elaborate a new practice of responsibility. The theatrical, which here forms the basis of a theatrical jurisprudence, draws upon the forms of theatre theory that took shape in the 20th century, as they constitute training in a particular form of morality, inculcating a sense of responsibility beyond the self...read more

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9781138672789 | Routledge, September 6, 2016, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: This book brings the insights of theatre theory to the jurisprudential, in order to elaborate a new practice of responsibility.

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Product Description: Ars Judaica is an annual publication of the Department of Jewish Art at Bar-Ilan University. It showcases the Jewish contribution to the visual arts and architecture from antiquity to the present from a variety of perspectives, including history, iconography, semiotics, psychology, sociology, and folklore...read more
By Mirjam Rajner (editor), Ilia Rodov (editor) and Bracha Yaniv (editor)

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9781906764654 | Littman Library of Jewish, February 22, 2018, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Ars Judaica is an annual publication of the Department of Jewish Art at Bar-Ilan University.
9781906764333, titled "The Bar-ilan Journal of Jewish Art: The Bar-Ilan Journal of Jewish Art" | Littman Library of Jewish, September 30, 2011, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Ars Judaica is an annual publication of the Department of Jewish Art at Bar-Ilan University.

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Product Description: Menswear books for fashion design students are under-represented in relation to the wealth of womenswear titles, this fully expanded and updated edition of Menswear provides a broad introduction to this exciting subject.The second edition includes two completely new chapters on design development for menswear, which looks at sportswear, print, denim and knitwear, and on design research, which explores working with sketchbooks, fabric, colour, samples, trimmings, toiles and first samples...read more

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9781474230100 | 2 edition (Fairchild Books, April 6, 2017), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Menswear books for fashion design students are under-represented in relation to the wealth of womenswear titles, this fully expanded and updated edition of Menswear provides a broad introduction to this exciting subject.

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Product Description: Can a ghost haunt a ghost? Can the dead reach out and touch the living? Can ancient evil be made manifest? These are the questions that confront investigator David Ash when he is sent to the picturesque village of Sleath in the Chiltern Hills to look into mysterious reports of mass hauntings...read more

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9780534260941, titled "Modern Radio Production" | Wadsworth Pub Co, October 1, 1995, cover price $61.95 | also contains Modern Radio Production | About this edition: Centering on basic radio production skills, the text contains step-by-step demonstrations of techniques.
9780061052101 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, August 1, 1995), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Investigating a series of strange and ghostly occurrences in the otherwise peaceful town of Sleath, psychic detective David Ash is forced to confront the demons of his own past, which threaten to drive him to the brink of insanity
9780002242868 | Harpercollins Pub Ltd, November 14, 1994, cover price $28.25 | About this edition: Can a ghost haunt a ghost?

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9781509816033 | Reprint edition (Pan Macmillan, April 1, 2017), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Can a ghost haunt a ghost?
9781447294597 | Pan Macmillan, November 1, 2015, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A reissue of James Herbert's terrifying tale of a psychic investigator whose case makes him fear for his own sanity Investigator David Ash is sent to the picturesque village of Sleath in the Chiltern Hills to look into mysterious reports of mass hauntings.
9780061054310 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, July 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | also contains Giotto | About this edition: Psychic investigator David Ash delves into the mysterious events terrorizing the community of Sleath, and as each dark secret is unveiled, evil forces are unleashed, and Ash fears for his own sanity as well as that of the village people.

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9781856959179 | Unabridged edition (Isis Audio, May 1, 1997), cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Can a ghost haunt a ghost?

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Product Description: Pop Art is the most important 20th-century art movement. It brought Modernism to the masses, making art sexy and fun with Coke cans and comics. Today, in our age of selfies and social networking, we are still living in a world defined by Pop...read more

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9780241973066 | Penguin Uk, April 1, 2017, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Pop Art is the most important 20th-century art movement.

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Product Description: Das Buch erzahlt die Geschichte der Elite Athens zwischen 600 und 400 v. Chr. anhand der Bilder auf der Luxuskeramik, aus der die Reichen bei ihren Festen tranken. Uber 6000 ausgewertete Darstellungen liefern Erkenntnisse uber das Leben der Elite als Pferdehalter, Athleten und Bankettgesellschaft...read more

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9783110449730 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 10, 2016, cover price $182.00 | About this edition: Das Buch erzahlt die Geschichte der Elite Athens zwischen 600 und 400 v.

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Product Description: The kimono is an iconic garment with a history as rich and colourful as the textiles from which it is crafted. Deeply associated with Japanese culture both past and present, it has often been thought of as a highly gendered, rigidly traditional and unchanging national costume...read more
By Joanne B. Eicher (editor)

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9781472585530 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: The kimono is an iconic garment with a history as rich and colourful as the textiles from which it is crafted.

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9781472585523 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The kimono is an iconic garment with a history as rich and colourful as the textiles from which it is crafted.

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Product Description: This new volume addresses the lasting contribution made by Central European émigré designers to twentieth-century American design and architecture. The contributors examine how oppositional stances in debates concerning consumption and modernism's social agendas taken by designers such as Felix Augenfeld, Joseph Binder, Josef Frank, Paul T...read more
By Elana Shapira (editor)

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9781474275606, titled "Émigré Cultures in Design and Architecture" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 23, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: This new volume addresses the lasting contribution made by Central European émigré designers to twentieth-century American design and architecture.

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Product Description: In the Middle Ages, it was thought that praying at the right shrine could save you from just about anything, from madness and famine to false imprisonment and even shipwreck. Kingdoms, cities, and even individual trades had patron saints who would protect them from misfortune and bring them wealth and prosperity, and their feast days were celebrated with public holidays and pageants...read more

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9780747814023 | Shire Pubns, March 21, 2017, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: In the Middle Ages, it was thought that praying at the right shrine could save you from just about anything, from madness and famine to false imprisonment and even shipwreck.

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Product Description: This fifth anniversary monograph features the works of the Dutch design shop, Studio Kluif. This internationally well-known prize-winning design studio never ceases to amaze with their attractive designs. Ranging from graphic design, illustration, packaging, and design for fashion, this book is packed with new creative projects...read more

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9789063694364 | Bis Pub, March 14, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This fifth anniversary monograph features the works of the Dutch design shop, Studio Kluif.

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Product Description: Sketches and drawings are the foundations of great art, where thoughts and concepts first come to life as an image. In Sketching from the Imagination: Characters, fifty talented artists share their sketches, inspirations, and approaches to creating characters...read more
By 3dtotal Publishing (corporate author)

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9781909414396 | 3Dtotal Pub, March 14, 2017, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Sketches and drawings are the foundations of great art, where thoughts and concepts first come to life as an image.

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Product Description: Taking cultural theorist Michel de Certeau's notion of 'the everyday' as a critical starting point, this book considers how fashion shapes and is shaped by everyday life. Looking historically for the imprint of fashion within everyday routines such as going to work or shopping, or in leisure activities like dancing, the book identifies the 'fashion system of the ordinary', in which clothing has a distinct role in the making of self and identity...read more

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9781847888273 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Taking cultural theorist Michel de Certeau's notion of 'the everyday' as a critical starting point, this book considers how fashion shapes and is shaped by everyday life.

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9781847888266 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Taking cultural theorist Michel de Certeau's notion of 'the everyday' as a critical starting point, this book considers how fashion shapes and is shaped by everyday life.

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Product Description: The teabowl has become an iconic form in contemporary ceramics. Having travelled from Japan, where it was an inherent part of chanoyu, or tea ceremony, it has evolved and adapted to become something very different in the West. Revered for its associations of its past and its connotations of sophistication and simplicity, the teabowl enjoys an elevated status...read more

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9781472585608 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 4, 2017, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The teabowl has become an iconic form in contemporary ceramics.

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Product Description: Practice-Based Design Research provides a companion to masters and PhD programs in design research through practice. The contributors address a range of models and approaches to practice-based research, consider relationships between industry and academia, researchers and designers, discuss initiatives to support students and faculty during the research process, and explore how students' experiences of undertaking practice-based research has impacted their future design and research practice...read more
By Laurene Vaughan (editor)

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9781474267809 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, December 15, 2016, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Practice-Based Design Research provides a companion to masters and PhD programs in design research through practice.

Product Description: Design School critically considers possible future trajectories for design education. At a time of great expansion and change within the field, Paul Rodgers and Craig Bremner consider moving away from purely vocational courses and encouraging research into design at a personal, global and transglobal level...read more

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9781474245869 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: Design School critically considers possible future trajectories for design education.

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9781474245852 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Design School critically considers possible future trajectories for design education.

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