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New . York, 1982 - . The . Legend . Continues. When director . Tony . Silver and partner-producer . Henry . Chalfant delivered the broadcast version of their prize-winning film to . PBS in 1983, the world received its first full immersion in the phenomenon that had taken over . New . York . City. . The urban landscape was physically transformed by graffiti artists who invented a new visual language to express both their individuality, and the voice of their community. . In . Style . Wars, . New . Yorks ramshackle subway system is their public playground, battleground, and spectacular artistic canvas . Opposing them by every means possible are . Mayor . Ed . Koch, the police, and the . New . York . Transit . Authorit . Meanwhile, as . MCs, . DJs and . B-boys rock the city with new sounds and new moves, we see street corner breakdance battles turn into performance art. . Style . Wars has become an emblem of the original, embracing spirit of hip hop as it exploded into the work from underground tunnels, uptown streets, clubs and playgrounds. . New . Yorks legendary kings of graffiti own a special place in the hip hop pantheon. . This film is regarded by many as the definitive document of tr emerging hip hop culture, and the continuing struggle to keep its authentic spirit alive. . If you want to know what hip hop is really all about, see a film called . Style . Wars. - . KRS-1. Style . Wars 11983, 70 minutes, color/b&w, 16mm) . Over 23 minutes of original outtake footage. Feature commentary by director-producer . Tony . Silver and producer . Henry . Chalfant. Interview with . Tony . Silver and . Henry . Chalfant (2002). Interview with . Style . Wars editors . Victor . Kanefsky and . Sam . Pollard (2002). English subtitles for the hearing impaired. Digitally remastered 5. 1 . Dolby soundtrack featuring classic tracks from . Grandmaster . Flash . The . Treacherous . Three, . Trouble . Funk, . The . Fearless . Four, . Rammellzee vs. . K-. Rob and more. .
Often imitated - but never matched, . Britains greatest heavy metal group . Iron . Maiden are arguably the best rock outfit in the world. . With over 25 years in the business, and a string of number one albums and singles under their belts, they are truly the stuff of legend. . On . Iron . Maiden: . The . Legacy of the . Beast we go behind the music to discover what it took for this unlikely group of headbangers to remain. Kings of the . Metal . Scene for over two decades (and counting!). . Packed with interviews, this documentary tells the story of how it allhappened. . The complete and unauthorised biography of . Iron . Maiden. . Over 60 minutes of in-depth interviews with past and present band members including . Paul . Di . Anno and . Dennis . Stratton. . Rare band footage interspersed throughout the programme. . Fascinating research reveals a side of . Iron . Maiden never seen before.
Swahili . Chic unveils an exotic approach to gracious living, from a 2,000-year-old culture rich in beauty and sophistication. . Swahili . Chic happens where the coral atoll islands of . East . Africa meet the warm . Trade . Winds of the . Indian . Ocean, mingling the scents of fragrant cloves and tropical flowers in a land where . African kings, . Arabian sultans, . Chinese sailors, . American whalers and . French pirates met to trade jewels, spices and colourful fabrics. . And, best of all, . Swahili . Chic can be achieved anywhere in the world! . In this gloriously illustrated book, the globe-trotting style expert . Bibi . Jordan introduces . Swahili shule - the . Swahili school of design, architecture and graceful living that instils a sense of simplicity, sensuality and spirituality into any interior. . Swahili . Chic features the astonishing coral palaces and historic travellers inns of . UNESCO . World . Heritage . Sites . Lamu and . Zanzibar, as well as romantic seaside cottages and the eco-adventure resorts of . Mombasa and . Malindi. . Each chapter details the regions rich past, with fascinating facts about . African culture and history, and highlights the most intriguing and inspirational aspects of the local decor, making this an ideal book for both the armchair traveller and the peripatetic adventurer as well as decorating devotees. . In the final section, . Bibi offers her inimitably chic assistance in integrating aspects of . Swahili . Chic into any decor, bringing the beauty, colour and grace of this timeless culture to the modern home, wherever in the world it may be. . Формат: 24 см x 28,5 см.
Over 2,000 years, . Britain has survived plagues, invasions and world wars, and ruled an empire that stretched around the globe. . With stunning illustrations and flaps to lift, this book tells . Britains incredible history a story of conquering kings, intrepid explorers, and inventors that changed the world.
The most mighty monarch of all time is back! . King . Conan returns in . The . Chronicles of . King . Conan! . The adventures of . Conan and his family, continue in . Vengeance from the . Desert, . A . Clash of . Kings, . A . Queen . Reclaimed, . Bones of the . Brown . Man, and . The . Fang of . Set! . You will thrill to adventures that could only be brought to you by master scribes such as . Roy . Thomas and . Doug . Moench and illustrated by the unequalled . John . Buscema and . Ernie . Chan! . Книжка-комикс.
The worldwide phenomenon continues—from the boldly original author of . Captive . Prince and . Prince’s . Gambit. Damianos of . Akielos has returned. His identity now revealed, . Damen must face his master . Prince . Laurent as . Damianos of . Akielos, the man . Laurent has sworn to kill. On the brink of a momentous battle, the future of both their countries hangs in the balance. . In the south, . Kastors forces are massing. . In the north, the . Regents armies are mobilising for war. . Damens only hope of reclaiming his throne is to fight together with . Laurent against their usurpers. Forced into an uneasy alliance the two princes journey deep into . Akielos, where they face their most dangerous opposition yet. . But even if the fragile trust they have built survives the revelation of . Damens identity—can it stand against the . Regents final, deadly play for the throne?
This . Ladybird . Histories book about the . Tudors and . Stuarts is perfect for children learning about this period of history at school. . It includes famous kings and queens, how the . Tudors and . Stuarts lived and why the . Great . Fire of . London destroyed so much of the city in 1666. . Packed full of interesting and entertaining details that will delight all readers - from lifestyles, battles, and important people to the influence the past has played on the world around us today. . Everything you need to know about . Tudors and . Stuarts for school homework! . Ladybird . Histories is a series of books about periods and people in history that children find especially engaging.
O. Henry is the pen name of . American writer . William . Sydney . Porter. . Porters 400 short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, characterization and the clever use of twist endings. . He travelled to . Austin in 1884, where he took a number of different jobs over the next several years, first as pharmacist then as a draftsman, bank teller and journalist. . He also began writing as a sideline to employment. . Porters most prolific writing period started in 1902, when he moved to . New . York . City to be near his publishers. . He wrote 381 short stories while living there. . He wrote a story a week for over a year for the . New . York . World . Sunday . Magazine. . His wit, characterization and plot twists were adored by his readers, but often panned by the critics. . Yet, he went on to gain international recognition and is credited with defining the short story as a literary art form. . His works include: . Cabbages and . Kings (1904), . The . Four . Million (1906), . Heart of the . West (1907), . The . Trimmed . Lamp and . Other . Stories of the . Four . Million (1907), . The . Voice of the . City: . Further . Stories of the . Four . Million (1908), . The . Gentle . Grafter (1908) and . Roads of . Destiny (1909).
This classic collection of twelve best-loved . Christmas carols is perfect for festive family fun. . Its so easy to join in - simply listen to the music on the attached . CD and sing along with the words in the colourful book. . Ladybirds . Christmas . Carols book and . CD contains all your traditional . Christmas carol favourites such as . Away in a . Manger, . Once in . Royal . Davids . City, . The . First . Noel, . Hark the . Herald, . Silent . Night, . We . Three . Kings and more! . The perfect gift for giving both adults and children the . Christmas spirit!
This book is a riotous, irreverent account of the people and events that have shaped . Britain. . Always getting those kings and queens confused? . Never sure what happened when? . Then you need this book. . Inside youll find rip-roaring stories of power-mad kings, executions, invasions, high treason, global empire building, and forbidden love -- not bad for a nation of stiff upper lips! . Revised and expanded to include the historical parliamentary elections of 2010 and the . British mission in . Afghanistan . Accompanied by access to a timeline and . Whos . Who in . British . History section on . This new edition contains an 8-page color insert so you can see who, what and where the ensuing historical action takes place
1669.00 Р.1502.10 Р.
Like his father and grandfather before him, . Kino is a poor diver, gathering pearls from the gulf beds that once brought great wealth to the . Kings of . Spain and now provide . Kino, . Juana, and their infant son with meager subsistence. . Then, on a day like any other, . Kino emerges from the sea with a pearl as large as a sea gulls egg, as perfect as the moon. . With the pearl comes hope, the promise of comfort and of security. .
A girl sits in a dusty room, crammed to the rafters with books. . Sunlight dances on the covers, between which are stories of magical worlds and faraway places, lands of princesses, kings, giants, and real children too. . Eleanor . Farjeon was that girl, who was so enchanted by her little bookroom that she recreated it by writing this wonderful collection of short stories. . This charming book was the winner of the prestigious . Carnegie . Medal and is beautifully illustrated throughout by . Edward . Ardizzone, whose exquisite pictures immediately bring to mind the magical atmosphere of the stories
This 96-page resource book presents aspects of . British history in a way which will directly appeal to teenage students. . Topics include such titles as . Crazy . Kings and . Cool . Queens, . Worst . Wars and . Dreadful . Disasters. . The material can be used to supplement any cultural-based syllabus as well as providing additional fun material to a general course. . Students are prompted to link historical events to present day situations, and personal project suggestions are included. . The motivating activities include gap-filling, matching and role-play as well as quizzes, games and puzzles. . Each . Unit offers activities at three levels allowing the teacher to match the material to the students ability. . There are three quizzes at the end of the book to help students test their knowledge in an enjoyable way. . Формат: 21 см x 29,5 см.
This generously illustrated volume on the work of . Durer makes the worlds greatest art accessible to readers of every level of appreciation. . This monograph explores . Durers entire life and oeuvre by focusing on the most important of his works. . It follows the artist as he traveled throughout . Europe, completing commissions for noblemen, kings, emperors, and popes-all the while satisfying his own thirst for knowledge and struggling with the changes brought about by the . Reformation. . Overflowing with impeccably reproduced images, this book offers full-page spreads of masterpieces as well as highlights of smaller details-allowing the viewer to appreciate every aspect of the artists technique and output. . Chronologically arranged, the book covers important biographical and historic events that reflect the latest scholarship. . Additional information includes a list of works, timeline, and suggestions for further reading.
This book tells the full inside story of the . Bush . Administration and the . Israeli-. Palestinian conflict. . Written by a top . National . Security . Council officer who worked at the . White . House with . Bush, . Cheney, and . Rice and attended dozens of meetings with figures like . Sharon, . Mubarak, the kings of . Jordan and . Saudi . Arabia, and . Palestinian leaders, it brings the reader inside the . White . House and the palaces of . Middle . Eastern officials. . How did 9/11 change . American policy toward . Arafat and . Sharons tough efforts against the . Second . Intifada? . What influence did the . Saudis have on . President . Bush? . Did the . American approach change when . Arafat died? . How did . Sharon decide to get out of . Gaza, and why did the peace negotiations fail? . In the first book by an administration official to focus on . Bush and the . Middle . East, . Elliott . Abrams brings the story of . Bush, the . Israelis, and the . Palestinians to life.
This . Ladybird . Histories book all about . Ancient . Egypt is perfect for children learning about . Ancient . Egypt and the egyptians at school. . It includes . Ancient . Egypts kings and queens, how ancient . Egyptians lived and why they believed in mummification and different egyptian gods. . Packed full of interesting and entertaining details that will delight all readers - from lifestyles, battles, and important characters to the influence the past has played on the world around us today. . Everything you need to know about . Ancient . Egypt for school homework! . Ladybird . Histories is a series of books about periods and people in history that children find especially engaging. . Look out for other titles in the series: . Tudors and . Stuarts.
Over thirty-five years after its launch, . Elf. Quest remains one of the most beloved comic series in history! . The elves have reclaimed the . Palace of the . High . Ones, but it is not the safe haven they believed. . New threats loom as . Winnowill, lord of . Blue . Mountain, vows to destroy all trace of the . Wolfriders, and . Cutters rival . Rayek is overcome with power. This second volume boasts 552 pages, collecting the entirety of . The . Siege at . Blue . Mountain and . Kings of the . Broken . Wheel in stunning black and white, including an extensive art gallery with commentary from series creators . Wendy and . Richard . Pini.
THIS . MOST . COMPREHENSIVE . COLLECTION of classic . Russian tales available in . English we meet both universal fairytale figures - thieves and heroes, kings and peasants, beautiful damsels and terrifying witches, enchanted children and crafty animals - and such uniquely . Russian characters as . Koshchey the . Deathless, . Baba . Yaga, the . Swan . Maiden, and the glorious . Firebird. . The more than 175 tales culled from a centuries-old . Russian storytelling tradition by the outstanding . Russian ethnographer . Aleksandr . Afanasev reveal a rich, robust world of the imagination that will fascinate readers both young and old.
. Kings are ever plagued by enemies. . The words of the . Aquilonian ruler . Conan are never more true than when a dark cabal of sorcerers threaten the throne and the lives of the royal family. . But even against horrors from beneath the earth, murderous demons from beyond the grave, or ancient baleful gods summoned from dark dimensions, courage, love, and a good sword are formidable proof against evil when wielded by the mighty hand of the barbarian king! . Книжка-комикс.
This enchanting, unique collection of postcards recovers an old world swept away and forgotten over the decades. . The lost royals captured here have not been misplaced or gone missing - what has been lost is the very foundation of their royalty. . Collected here are royal figures from around the world who lost their titles and were displaced as a result of . World . War . I and other early twentieth-century political movements. . The royal houses of . Europe, . Africa, and . Asia once ruled a continent and held dominions beyond the seas. . Today, just ten monarchs still reign in . Europe, and those with only limited powers. . Captured in these distinctive postcards held in the collection of the . Bodleian . Library are these lost emperors, kings and queens, czars and czarinas, princes and princess, and grand dukes and duchesses, who were left behind by the sweep of history. . Featuring monarchs from the . Balkans to the . Iberian . Peninsula, from . Ethiopia to . Korea, these portraits include members of the . Russian imperial family, and royals from . Romania, . Bulgaria, and . Germany, among others. . But this is more than just a picture book; it provides a narrative snapshot of world history - alongside each postcard is an intriguing mini-biography of the pictured royal that provides a gripping account of his or her story. . Reminiscent of a forgotten era of glamour, grace, and regal power, . POSTCARDS . OF . LOST . ROYALS brings history to life and distills the essence of a long-vanished world of royalty.
889.00 Р.800.10 Р.