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Angaza Africa: African Art Now
By Laurence King Publishing
mpn: 350 colour illustrations, ean: 9781856695480, isbn: 1856695484,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 245 reviews
The mission of this book is to illustrate Africa's immensely fertile artistic landscape. Africa has emerged from its colonial past and is asserting its own identity. African art is not only confined to the continent itself, but has spread world-wide ...
The Art of Marjorie Sarnat: Elegant Elephants Adult Coloring book
ean: 9780989318983, isbn: 0989318982,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 185 reviews
NOTICE, PLEASE READ: This Edition Is Updated and Now Includes These Original 34 Illustrations, PLUS the Midnight Version in One Giant Book! GO TO THIS AMAZON PAGE a.co/84JziJyMarjorie Sarnat delights the colorist with these original elephant illustra...
The Story Of The War In South Africa 1899-1900 (1901)
By Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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ean: 9781437315004, isbn: 1437315003,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 297 reviews
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available a...
The Passport Book
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ean: 9783791383736, isbn: 3791383736,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
For frequent flyers and armchair travelers alike, this pocket-sized guide to the passports of the world is as informative as it is fun to peruse. This highly entertaining, fact-filled book reproduces the passport covers of every single country that i...
Embroidery from Palestine (Fabric Folios)
By University of Washington Press
ean: 9780295986609, isbn: 0295986603,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
This book focuses on the spectacular embroidery that flourished in rural Palestine in the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth. During this period Arab village women embellished their ceremonial costumes with a variety of materials ...
By Brand: Interlink Pub Group Inc
ean: 9781566567275, isbn: 1566567270,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
A recognized authority on Palestinian costume and former curator in the British Museum, Weir presents a fascinating account of the uses and variety of Palestinian costume based on her field research, historic photos and accounts, and the collections ...
Imperial Threads: Motifs and Artisans from Turkey, Iran and India
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ean: 9788836636174, isbn: 8836636179,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
Imperial Threads brings a new perspective to Islamic art by exploring the connection between four major dynasties―the Ottoman (1299–1923), Timurid (1370–1507), Safavid (1501–1736) and Mughal (1526–1857) empires―that mark the start of the ...
Old World Inspiration for American Architecture
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sku: M0764326686, mpn: 144 b/w photos, ean: 9780764326684, isbn: 0764326686,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
This is the classic resource for authentic Mediterranean and Spanish architecture, compiled in 1929 by the pioneer architect of its revival style. Its 144 plates display many country and city dwellings, interiors as well as exteriors, and architectur...
Crossing Boundaries: A Global Vision of Design
By Brand: The Monacelli Press
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ean: 9781580931816, isbn: 1580931812,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Good design knows no boundaries.—Vicente WolfFamed interior designer Vicente Wolf is known for a modern and elegant design sensibility that is guided by integrity and simplicity. He is also a photographer of note, capturing images of his own design...
Art of African Textiles: Technology, Tradition and Lurex
By Brand: Lund Humphries Publishers
ean: 9780853316824, isbn: 0853316821,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
The Art of African Textiles, published to accompany a pioneering Barbican Art Gallery exhibition for the Africa 95 season, examines textile design and manufacture across the African continent, with over 150 illustrations displaying the variety and in...
Damascus Tiles: Mamluk and Ottoman Architectural Ceramics from Syria
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mpn: 394 colour, ean: 9783791381473, isbn: 3791381474,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 37 reviews
One of art history’s previously overlooked treasures―the vibrant ceramic tiles of Syria and especially Damascus―are the subject of this fascinating study by a leading Islamic art expert. Architectural ceramic decoration is one of the most celeb...
Contemporary African Fashion (African Expressive Cultures)
By Indiana University Press
ean: 9780253222565, isbn: 0253222567,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
African fashion is as diverse and dynamic as the continent and the people who live there. While experts have long recognized the importance of clothing as a marker of ethnic identity, life stages, political affiliation, and social class, they have on...
The Mosques of Egypt
By The American University in Cairo Press
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mpn: 43959693, ean: 9789774167324, isbn: 9774167325,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Less than ten years after the death of the Prophet Muhammad, the new religion of Islam arrived in Egypt with the army of Amr ibn al-As in AD 641. Amr immediately established his capital at al-Fustat, just south of modern Cairo, and there he built Afr...
Marrakesh by Design: Decorating with All the Colors, Patterns, and Magic of Morocco
mpn: 9781579657369, ean: 9781579657369, isbn: 1579657362,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 244 reviews
Moroccan design, from the tiled floors to the colored walls, sculpted ceilings, embroidered fabrics, Berber tents, fountains, gardens, and moreIn a world filled with beige interiors, Morocco is the perfect antidote: a refuge for addicts of saturated ...
The History of AIDS in South Africa: A Natal Ecumenical Experience between 1987 and 1990
sku: N_9746, ean: 9783639311792, isbn: 3639311795,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
Churches in South Africa have come under severe criticism over their delayed response to the Aids epidemic. This critique presupposes that churches missed an enormous ?kairos moment' to turn around the tide of the epidemic had they not ?hidden their ...
Islamic Design: A Genius for Geometry (Wooden Books)
By Brand: Walker n Company
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mpn: 9780802716354, ean: 9780802716354, isbn: 0802716350,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Throughout their long history the craft traditions of the Islamic world evolved a multitude of styles applied to a great variety of media but always with unifying factors that make them instantly recognizable. Harmony is central. There are two key as...
Surrealism in Egypt: Modernism and the Art and Liberty Group
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ean: 9781784536510, isbn: 1784536512,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
In the thick of the Second World War, the Cairo-based Surrealist collective Art et Liberté were pioneering new art forms and mounting subversive exhibitions that sent shockwaves across local artistic circles. Born with the publication of their Manif...
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