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Kensington Palace
ISBN: HB: 9780300236538, Yale University Press, October 2018
464 pp., 29.2x24.1 cm , 350 colour illus., 150 black&white illus.
Kensington Palace is renowned for its architecture, splendid interiors, internationally important collections, and, of course, its royal residents. This lavish book thoroughly explores Kensington's physical beauty and its history, presenting new mate...
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Kremlin Letters Stalin's Wartime Correspondence with Churchill and Roosevelt
ISBN: HB: 9780300226829, Yale University Press, October 2018
660 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 24 black&white illus., 3 maps
Stalin exchanged more than six hundred messages with Allied leaders Churchill and Roosevelt during the Second World War. In this riveting volume – the fruit of a unique British-Russian scholarly collaboration – the messages are published and also ana...
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King Arthur The Making of the Legend
ISBN: HB: 9780300210927, Yale University Press, September 2018
336 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 32 colour illus., 7 maps
According to legend, King Arthur saved Britain from the Saxons and reigned over it gloriously sometime around A.D. 500. Whether or not there was a "real" King Arthur has all too often been neglected by scholars; most period specialists today declare...
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King Never Smiles A Biography of Thailand's Bhumibol Adulyadej
ISBN: PB: 9780300228304, ISBN: HB: 9780300106824, Yale University Press, February 2017
520 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
Thailand's Bhumibol Adulyadej, the only king ever born in the United States, came to the throne of his country in 1946 and at the time of his death, in October 2016, was the world's longest serving monarch. Now out in paperback with a new preface by...
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Kentucky Renaissance The Lexington Camera Club and its Community, 1954-1974
ISBN: HB: 9780300218985, Yale University Press, November 2016
192 pp., 22.9x17.8 cm , 120 colour illus.
A groundbreaking study of the extraordinary photographers, writers, printmakers, and publishers who formed a flourishing modernist community in Kentucky Dozens of American cities witnessed the founding of camera clubs in the first half of the 20th ce...
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Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Collection of Contemporary Art
ISBN: HB: 9780300215236, Yale University Press, July 2016
264 pp., 30.5x25.4 cm , 220 colour illus.
This beautiful volume documents a historic gift of contemporary art from the Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Collection to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The gift, comprising nearly 100 works, includes masterpieces by luminaries such as Ellsworth Kelly...
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Kathe Kollwitz and the Women of War Femininity, Identity, and Art in Germany During World Wars I and II
ISBN: PB: 9780300219999, Yale University Press, May 2016
144 pp., 28x21 cm , 15 colour illus., 100 black&white illus.
The art of German printmaker and sculptor Kathe Kollwitz (1867-1945) is famously empathetic; Kollwitz imbued her prints, drawings, and sculpture with eloquent and often painful commentary on the human condition, especially the horrors of war. This in...
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Kamakura Realism and Spirituality in the Sculpture of Japan
ISBN: HB: 9780300215779, Yale University Press, February 2016
192 pp., 29.9x22.2 cm , 65 colour illus.
The Kamakura period (1185-1333) is considered a pinnacle of Japanese artistic expression, often described as a renaissance in Buddhist art. This catalogue is the first in over two decades to examine the exquisite sculpture of this period, artwork cha...
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Kongo Power and Majesty
ISBN: HB: 9781588395757, Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 2015
308 pp., 28x23.4 cm , 261 colour illus.
Artists from the kingdom of Kongo – a vast swath of Central Africa that today encompasses the Republic of Congo, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Angola-were responsible for outstanding creative achievements. With the influx of Portuguese, Dutch...
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Kabbalah A Neurocognitive Approach to Mystical Experiences
ISBN: HB: 9780300152364, Yale University Press, August 2015
208 pp., 21x14 cm , 10 black&white illus.
In this original study, Moshe Idel, an eminent scholar of Jewish mysticism and thought, and the cognitive neuroscientist and neurologist Shahar Arzy combine their considerable expertise to explore the mysteries of the Kabbalah from an entirely new pe...
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