Images of Grace: Makoto Fujimura

Gloucester on the Wind: America's Greatest Fishing Port in the Days of Sail (Images of America)

Gloucester on the Wind: America's Greatest Fishing Port in the Days of Sail (Images of America) by Joseph E. Garland
English | April 1st, 1995 | ASIN: B009CCWWRQ, ISBN: 1531622631, 0738538221 | 128 Pages | EPUB | 60.75 MB

Since the development of photography in the mid-nineteenth century, the camera has been used as a tool of both discovery and preservation. Photographs bring alive our image of the past, and can open a floodgate of memories and nostalgia or inspire curiosity and a sense of history.

Children of Ellis Island (Images of America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 17, 2017
Children of Ellis Island (Images of America)

Children of Ellis Island (Images of America) by Barry Moreno
English | November 2nd, 2005 | ASIN: B0093WVCTY, ISBN: 0738538949 | 128 Pages | EPUB | 48.59 MB

Burdened with bundles and baskets, a million or more immigrant children passed through the often grim halls of Ellis Island. Having left behind their homes in Europe and other parts of the world, they made the voyage to America by steamer. Some came with parents or guardians. A few came as stowaways. But however they traveled, they found themselves a part of one of the grandest waves of human migration that the world has ever known.

Ellis Island (Images of America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 17, 2017
Ellis Island (Images of America)

Ellis Island (Images of America) by Barry Moreno
English | September 10th, 2003 | ASIN: B0093CHYW8, ISBN: 1531608817, 0738599786 | 128 Pages | EPUB | 47.03 MB

The United States is considered the world's foremost refuge for foreigners, and no place in the nation symbolizes this better than Ellis Island. Through Ellis Island's halls and corridors more than twelve million immigrants-of nearly every nationality and race-entered the country on their way to new experiences in North America.

Louis XIV Outside In : Images of the Sun King Beyond France, 1661-1715  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Nov. 14, 2017
Louis XIV Outside In : Images of the Sun King Beyond France, 1661-1715

Louis XIV Outside In :
Images of the Sun King Beyond France, 1661-1715

by Tony Claydon and Charles-Edouard Levillain
English | 2015 | ISBN: 147243126X | 246 Pages | PDF | 3.1 MB

Coloring the Universe: An Insider's Look at Making Spectacular Images of Space  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 31, 2017
Coloring the Universe: An Insider's Look at Making Spectacular Images of Space

Coloring the Universe: An Insider's Look at Making Spectacular Images of Space by Travis Rector, Kimberly Arcand, Megan Watzke
English | November 15th, 2015 | ISBN: 1602232733 | 265 Pages | PDF | 66.28 MB

With a fleet of telescopes in space and giant observatories on the ground, professional astronomers produce hundreds of spectacular images of space every year. These colorful pictures have become infused into popular culture and can found everywhere, from advertising to television shows to memes. But they also invite questions: Is this what outer space really looks like? Are the colors real? And how do these images get from the stars to our screens?

Iconic: Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Nov. 5, 2017
Iconic: Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman

Lakesia D. Johnson, "Iconic: Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman"
2012 | ISBN-10: 1602586446 | 176 pages | PDF | 12 MB

Challenger 2: The British Main Battle Tank (Images of War)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Oct. 30, 2017
Challenger 2: The British Main Battle Tank (Images of War)

Challenger 2: The British Main Battle Tank (Images of War) by M P Robinson
English | 30 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 1473896657 | ASIN: B0761RCXYW | 176 Pages | AZW3 | 18.88 MB

Akron Railroads (Images of Modern America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 28, 2017
Akron Railroads (Images of Modern America)

Akron Railroads (Images of Modern America) by Craig Sanders
English | October 31st, 2016 | ASIN: B01MA5NSJU, ISBN: 1467117307 | 99 Pages | EPUB | 32.46 MB

In the six decades preceding 1960, Akron's network of railroads had been relatively stable. Then a series of mergers began that year, changing the face of the city's railroad network.

Chippewa Lake (Images of America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 28, 2017
Chippewa Lake (Images of America)

Chippewa Lake (Images of America) by Amber Dalakas, Gayle Foster, Sharon Karhan
English | August 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B074Q135FV, ISBN: 1467126667 | 131 Pages | EPUB | 72.86 MB

Formed by glaciers, Chippewa Lake has been drawing visitors since early Indian tribes came to hunt and fish; settlers first laid down roots in the area during the War of 1812. Soon, visitors hoping to escape the heat of the city discovered the cooling waters of Chippewa.

Oklahoma City’s Mid-Century Modern Architecture (Images of America)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 23, 2017
Oklahoma City’s Mid-Century Modern Architecture (Images of America)

Oklahoma City’s Mid-Century Modern Architecture (Images of America) by Lynne Rostochil
English | October 23rd, 2017 | ASIN: B0767QC4V3, ISBN: 1540226832, 1467127418 | 56 Pages | EPUB | 29.60 MB

From its very first land run days in 1889, Oklahoma City has been a mecca for daring men and women intent on transforming the flat, grassy prairie into a thoroughly modern metropolis.