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Places & peoples: general & pictorial works books

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Southern Silk Road: In The Footsteps Of Sir Aurel Stein And Sven Hedin by Christoph Baumer Southern Silk Road: In The Footsteps Of Sir Aurel Stein And Sven Hedin

An illustrated study of the history and civilizations of the Southern Silk Road , written by one of the world's leading authorities and Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society. It offers an exploration of this ancient cultural crossroads, its various...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

Taylor Camp (revised Edition) by John Wehrheim Taylor Camp (revised Edition)

Features photographs from the Seventies that reveal a community that rejected consumerism for the healing power of Nature, while the story of Taylor Camp's seven-year existence is documented through interviews made thirty years later with the campers, their neighbours and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/04/2018

Tibet's Ancient Religion: Bon by Christopher Baumer Tibet's Ancient Religion: Bon

A richly illustrated and authoritatively written exploration of Tibet s pre-Buddhist religion, Bon, its influence on Tibetan Buddhism and its form as it survives today.
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/04/2018

Chelsea Hotel Manhattan by Joe Ambrose Chelsea Hotel Manhattan


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

Journey Through Vietnam From Halong Bay to the Mekong Delta by Ron Emmons Journey Through Vietnam From Halong Bay to the Mekong Delta

Featuring over 200 stunning images along with a wealth of information, Journey through Vietnam is the ultimate Vietnam travel pictorial
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/04/2018

Secrets Of Bali New Light on the Morning of the World by Jonathan Copeland, Ni Wayan Murni Secrets Of Bali New Light on the Morning of the World
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An encyclopedic reference to the island and people of Bali, rendered in down to earth, accessible form.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

The Soul Of A People by Harold Fielding-Hall The Soul Of A People

This text provides insights into Burmese thought, based on long years of residence in the country as well as the author's deep understanding of Burmese Buddhism and his affection for the people.
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2018

A House In Corfu by Emma Tennant A House In Corfu

A House in Corfu is the story of one of the most beautiful places on earth, still astonishingly unspoilt, on the west coast of Corfu. Full of colour and contrast, A House in Corfu shows the huge changes in island...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/04/2018

Sidewalks Portraits of Chicago by Rick Kogan, Charles Osgood Sidewalks Portraits of Chicago
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Accompanied by color photographs, this title revisits the lost places and people of Chicago. It features Maxwell Street, the marketplace that pulsed with city life; a miniature golf course; and, memories of Bensinger's pool hall.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/04/2018

prettycitylondon Discovering London's Beautiful Places by Siobhan Ferguson prettycitylondon Discovering London's Beautiful Places

A stunning photography, lifestyle and travel guide to the nation's capital
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/04/2018

Nathan Turner's I Love California Design and Entertaining the West Coast Way by Nathan Turner Nathan Turner's I Love California Design and Entertaining the West Coast Way

Famed designer and lifestyle expert offers a new spin on classic California design and entertaining
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2018

The Most Beautiful Villages of Ireland by Christopher Fitz-Simon, Hugh Palmer The Most Beautiful Villages of Ireland
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Clusters of white cottages huddled between hills of an unbelievably rich green, villages of a single street, dazzling in their array of colour washes and picturesque shop-fronts such are the villages of Ireland. This title captures the most beautiful of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2018

The Most Beautiful Villages of Tuscany by James Bentley, Hugh Palmer The Most Beautiful Villages of Tuscany
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Features thirty-six villages from all over Tuscany from those clustered around the great cities of Lucca and Florence, which produce some of the finest olive oil and are home to some of the world's greatest works of art, to the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2018

The Little Book of Tokyo by Ben Simmons The Little Book of Tokyo

Take a photographic journey through the modern marvels and historical treasures of Tokyo in this informative, portable Japan travel guide.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2018

Wander Love Lessons, Tips and Inspiration from a Solo Traveller by Aubrey Daquinag Wander Love Lessons, Tips and Inspiration from a Solo Traveller


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2018

Coming Soon

Things People Say About Detroit A Collection of Quotes as Told to the Nain Rouge by Dave Krieger Things People Say About Detroit A Collection of Quotes as Told to the Nain Rouge

Detroit's fabled gnome, the Nain Rouge, shares his favourite quotes about Detroit as told to him by celebrities and noted historical figures.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

Aerial Australia by Nick Rains Aerial Australia

A fresh, bird's-eye perspective of some of Australia's most stunning landscapes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/04/2018

Visits with the Amish Impressions of the Plain Life by Linda Egenes, Mary Azarian Visits with the Amish Impressions of the Plain Life
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Who are the 'plain people', the men and women who till their fields with horse and plow, travel by horse and buggy, live without electricity and telephones, and practice 'help thy neighbor' in daily life? The author visited southeast Iowa...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2018

All the Buildings in Sydney ...that I've Drawn so Far by James Gulliver Hancock All the Buildings in Sydney ...that I've Drawn so Far

All the Buildings in Sydney is a love letter to author James Gulliver Hancock's home town of Sydney, told through his unique and charming drawings of the city's diverse architectural styles and cityscape.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/04/2018

Bloom's Literary Guide to Paris by Mike Gerrard Bloom's Literary Guide to Paris

Famed for its cafe culture, Paris has long been regarded as a city of love, light, and literature. Visitors to this dynamic city can choose from any number of cafes, museums, and cathedrals to get a feel for the city's...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/04/2018

The San Marcos A River's Story by Jim Kimmel, Jerry Touchstone Kimmel, Andrew Sansom The San Marcos A River's Story
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The San Marcos springs have flowed for around ten million years. Native, non-native, prehistoric, and modern-day plants, animals, and people have inhabited the river and its banks. This book brings us a picture of a watercourse brimming with life, journeying...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Kenya, Beyond the Marich Pass A District Officer's Story by John Russell Kenya, Beyond the Marich Pass A District Officer's Story

A personal account of the life of a district officer in the West Pokot District of Rift Valley Province, Kenya in the mid-20th century. Russell describes his daily routine, life in the boma, safaris and the technical work carried out....
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2018

China Land of Mystery by Fritz Dressler China Land of Mystery

The authors have set out to capture the magic and beauty of China, and also to provide a visual portrait of what many believe is fast evolving as the world's next superpower. They portray the men and women of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2018

Ireland by Roland Hill, Fritz (Professor, Institute of Culture and Music, Bremen, Germany) Dressler Ireland
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Atmospheric photographic panoramas of wild and beautiful landscapes of Ireland, and images of its people, are accompanied in this book by text which aims to portray the vivid nature of Irish history. A reference section for travellers provides detailed information...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/04/2018

Ypres In War and Peace - English by Martin Marix Evans Ypres In War and Peace - English

For many, the name of Ypres invokes some of our most poignant poetry, written by soldiers at the front line. Reminders of the horrors and heroism of a terrible war await the visitor, but also the pleasures of discovering the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Tokyo Street Style by Yoko Yagi, Tohru Tokyo Street Style
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In the tradition of Paris Street' Style, Tokyo Street Style showcases the renowned style of an urban fashion mecca through hundreds of vibrant street-style photographs and interviews with Tokyo's top tastemakers.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2018

As Far as You Can See Picturing Texas by Kenny Braun, S. C. Gwynne As Far as You Can See Picturing Texas
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In his novel of Texas, The Gay Place, Billy Lee Brammer famously wrote that `the country is most barbarously large and final.' And indeed it is. Few artists and writers and photographers are big enough to embrace it. This book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2018

The Ocean City NJ Boardwalk Two-and-a-Half Miles of Summer by Dean Davis The Ocean City NJ Boardwalk Two-and-a-Half Miles of Summer

Relive the experience of a meander down the Ocean City, New Jersey, boardwalk. Beautiful imagery from the past and present will take you on a tour of the arcades, thrill rides, souvenir shops, and candy and popcorn stops that have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2018

The Place de la Bastille The Story of a Quartier by Keith Reader The Place de la Bastille The Story of a Quartier

Epicentre of the Revolution of 1789, the Bastille area of Eastern Paris is an ethnically and socially mixed quartier. This title charts the history and cultural geography of this area of Paris, from the fortress and prison that gave the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2018

The Timeless Seashore by Joe Votano The Timeless Seashore

The American shoreline offers infinite beauty in countless forms, from curiously sculpted beaches to towering sea stacks, strewn seaweed, and crabs scuttling in tide pools. These natural phenomena blend harmoniously with man-made structures such as harbors, piers, boats, and lighthouses....
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/05/2018

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Las Vegas The Great American Playground by Las Vegas The Great American Playground

Las Vegas is one of America's most popular holiday destinations. This guide traces the city's history from its first Native American occupants more than 10,000 years ago, to its present status as a premier tourist attraction. There are many contemporary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

The Giant's Causeway And the North Antrim Coast by Philip Watson The Giant's Causeway And the North Antrim Coast

The definitive guide to one of Ireland's greatest natural and cultural wonders. The Giant's Causeway is a place where myth and science meet: were the spectacular basalt columns formed through the rapid cooling of lava from an underwater volcano, or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/03/2018

Transient Reflections Impressions Permanent Poems, Places and Paradigms by Rajat Lal Transient Reflections Impressions Permanent Poems, Places and Paradigms


Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2018

Beautiful Devon A portrait of a county by Nigel Hicks Beautiful Devon A portrait of a county

Beautiful Devon is a photographically led book, showcasing the beauty of the county of Devon, in southwest England. It is intended as a photographic memento of life in or a visit to Devon, covering many of the most well known...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

Bradwell's Images of the North York Moors by Sue Caffrey Bradwell's Images of the North York Moors


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

Bradwell's Images of Well Dressing by Louise Maskill, Mark Titterton Bradwell's Images of Well Dressing
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Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2018

Brasil by Christina Richter Brasil


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/02/2018

Hamburg City Panoramas 360 by Thorsten Tiedeke, Helga Neubauer, Wolfgang Vorbeck Hamburg City Panoramas 360
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Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2018

Patagonia, Tierra Del Fuego, Easter Island Panoramic Photography by Reiner Sahm Patagonia, Tierra Del Fuego, Easter Island Panoramic Photography


Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2018

Dylluan Wen, Y by Angharad Jones Dylluan Wen, Y


Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2018

Cincinnati Then and Now by Jeff Suess Cincinnati Then and Now

Using archive photos from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, matched with the same viewpoint today, Cincinnati Then and Now traces the city's rich history. Beginning at Fountain Square, the heart of the city, the book rolls out to the riverfront,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Son of Real Florida Stories from My Life by Jeff Klinkenberg Son of Real Florida Stories from My Life

As stories about Florida Man inspire wild headlines in the news, Florida's most beloved chronicler is here to show that the state is more than the stereotypes. Award-winning journalist Jeff Klinkenberg has explored what makes Florida unique for nearly half...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Thailand A Beautiful Kingdom by Monaco Books Thailand A Beautiful Kingdom

In the many striking images of this volume, the ancient kingdom of Thailand presents its multifaceted life, from floating markets and magnificent temples to exotic landscapes.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/01/2018

Road Tripping from Alaska to New York City Journaling the Journey and Taking Pix Along the Way by Sharon R Leippi Road Tripping from Alaska to New York City Journaling the Journey and Taking Pix Along the Way


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Los Angeles Then and Now by Rosemary Lord Los Angeles Then and Now

Using archive photos paired with their modern equivalent, Los Angeles Then and Now charts the development of the city from the days of orange groves and melon patches and isolated Spanish mission buildings to the staggering metropolis it is today.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/01/2018

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