Whether you are interested in racing a small boat every weekend or cruising in a yacht once a year, Sailing is the perfect primer to tell you everything you need to know about setting sail.
Comprehensive examination of each faith, complete with deities and holy figures; rituals, rites and festivals; origin and history; sacred texts. Includes lesser-known African beliefs and the Americas. Color photographs, many 2-page full color. Directory and Index.
Digital Photography Essentials
In the fast changing world of digital photography, no other partnership has been as successful at keeping up with current trends and developments as DK and Tom Ang. In his new book, Digital Photography Essentials, DK’s richly illustrative design and Tom’s clear writing and direction blend together to produce a strong combination of practical instruction with visual inspiration.
Providing a strong combination of practical instruction with visual inspiration, Digital Photography Essentials, covers the basics of photography, different ways to approach a subject, how to develop projects, and image manipulation. With its fresh, contemporary design, beautiful images, and jargon free, yet highly practical text, Digital Photography Essentials, is a practical and inspiring book that will take beginners to confident, creative photographers.
Judith Miller’s super-sleuth guide to spotting, buying and collecting antiques, now in ebook(PDF) format If you are looking to discover a valuable treasure or nab a bootsale bargain then antiques and collectables expert Judith Miller shows you how to solve any collecting case. Find out how to tell a genuine antique piece from a fake. Spot signs that indicate an object has been restored. Discover makers and styles to look out for, and whether an object should be kept, or not. Includes expert advice on makers, questions to ask, tips for identifying the best examples in furniture, ceramics, glass, silver, dolls, teddy bears, textiles and more. With hundreds of photographs that reveal every detail of each piece, you’ll soon know exactly what to look for.
atlas 4th edition
It might be small, but it covers every region of the world, from the Atacama Desert to the Zagros Mountains. Digital landscape modelling combined with important roads, railways, rivers and settlements give a complete global overview.
Swot up for the pub quiz: over 10,000 essential facts and figures, from geography and climate to population and economy tell you everything you need to know. Handy pocket size, perfect for your bag or desk