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Love in the New Millennium
ISBN: HB: 9780300224313, Yale University Press, January 2019
288 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm, 1 black&white illus.
In this darkly comic novel, a group of women inhabits a world of constant surveillance, where informants lurk in the flowerbeds and false reports fly. Conspiracies abound in a community that normalizes paranoia and suspicion. Some try to flee – wheth...
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£18,99
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Lola Alvarez Bravo Picturing Mexico
ISBN: HB: 9780300238709, Yale University Press, November 2018
96 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm, 70 colour illus.
This stunning and lyrical volume highlights the personal work of Lola Alvarez Bravo (1903-1993), one of Mexico's foremost photographers. alvarez Bravo worked as a photojournalist, commercial photographer, portraitist, and educator and played a critic...
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Le Corbusier Drawing as Process
ISBN: HB: 9780300230994, Yale University Press, November 2018
304 pp., 27.9x24.1 cm, 362 colour illus., 50 black&white illus.
"Each day of my life has been dedicated in part to drawing. I have never stopped drawing and painting, seeking, where I could find them, the secrets of form" – Le Corbusier Charles-Edouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier (1887-1965), is famous for...
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Leading with Dignity How to Create a Culture That Brings Out the Best in People
ISBN: HB: 9780300229639, Yale University Press, October 2018
232 pp., 21x14 cm
This landmark book from an expert in dignity studies explores the essential but under-recognized role of dignity as part of good leadership. Extending the reach of her award-winning book "Dignity: Its Essential Role in Resolving Conflict", Donna Hick...
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Leonardo: Discoveries from Verrocchio's Studio Early Paintings and New Attributions
ISBN: HB: 9780300233018, Yale University Press, October 2018
150 pp., 28.6x20.3 cm, 102 colour illus., 17 black&white illus., including 3 gatefolds
This groundbreaking reexamination of the beginnings of Leonardo da Vinci's (1452-1519) life as an artist suggests new candidates for his earliest surviving work and revises our understanding of his role in the studio of his teacher, Andrea del Verroc...
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£25,00
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London Cage The Secret History of Britain's World War II Interrogation Centre
ISBN: PB: 9780300238655, ISBN: HB: 9780300221930, Yale University Press, August 2018
256 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 25 black&white illus.
Behind the locked doors of three mansions in London's exclusive Kensington Palace Gardens neighborhood, the British Secret Service established a highly secret prison in 1940: the London Cage. Here recalcitrant German prisoners of war were subjected t...
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Looking at Men Art, Anatomy and the Modern Male Body
ISBN: HB: 9780300112948, Yale University Press, August 2018
272 pp., 25.4x19 cm, 212 colour and black&white illus.
Beginning in 1800, "Looking at Men" explores how the modern male body was forged through the intimately linked professions of art and medicine, which deployed muscular models and martial arts to renew the beau id al. This ideal of the virile body der...
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£45,00
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Losing Control The Emerging Threats to Western Prosperity
ISBN: PB: 9780300236941, Yale University Press, July 2018
304 pp., 19.7x12.7 cm
In this vividly written and compellingly argued book, economist Stephen D. King suggests that the decades ahead will see a major redistribution of wealth and power across the globe that will force consumers in the United States and Europe to stop liv...
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Lee Lozano Not Working
ISBN: HB: 9780300223279, Yale University Press, July 2018
192 pp., 25.4x17.8 cm, 108 colour illus., 5 black&white illus.
An illuminating study of an overlooked artist from the 1960s whose work has recently returned to the limelight This is the first in-depth study of the idiosyncratic ten-year career of Lee Lozano (1930-1999), assuring this important artist a key place...
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£35,00
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Luluwa Central African Art Between Heaven and Earth
ISBN: HB: 9780300222487, Mercatorfonds, June 2018
240 pp., 30.5x25.4 cm, 175 colour illus., 25 black&white illus.
Living in the region between the Lubudi and Kasai rivers in south central Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Luluwa people are known for their elaborately carved male and female figure sculptures, masks, and decorative arts. Constantine Petridis d...
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£75,00
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