Simon Schama brings Britain to life through its portraits, as seen
in the five-part BBC series The Face of Britain and the major
National Portrait Gallery exhibition Churchill and his painter
locked in a struggle of stares and glares; Gainsborough watching
his daughters run after a butterfly; a black Othello in the
nineteenth century, the ...
Drawing on twenty-four years of experience in government, Michael
H. Armacost explores how the contours of the U.S. presidential
election system influence the content and conduct of American
foreign policy. He examines how the nomination battle impels
candidates to express deference to the foreign policy DNA of their
party and may force an ...
Sparks--the long-running duo of Ron and Russell Mael--are among the
most respected songwriters of their generation, their songs ranking
alongside those of Ray Davies (The Kinks having been a formative
influence), George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Stephen Sondheim.
Formed in Los Angeles in 1971, Sparks have issued over 20 albums
and scored ...
As rhythm guitarist for blues legend Muddy Waters, Steady Rollin'
Bob Margolin has gained invaluable experience in the art of Chicago
blues rhythm guitar. And now in this exclusive and comprehensive
book/DVD package, Bob Margolin and blues author/historian Dave
Rubin bring you the definitive instructional guitar method on the
subject, featuring ...
Autore: Ricardo Lagos Escobar, Douglas Tompkins, Juan Emilio Cheyre Espinosa, Carlos Cuevas Cueto, Tom Butler
Shimmering lakes. Snow-capped mountains. Primeval forest where
pumas haunt the shadows. Free-flowing rivers that race to the sea.
This is Chile's Corcovado National Park, one of the last great
wilderness areas on Earth. Rising above it all is the Corcovado
volcano, whose striking form has been a landmark for travellers
along the Pacific coastline ...