Famous Photographs

Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis (Repost)

Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis by Timothy Egan
2012 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0618969020 | EPUB | 13,7 MB

How a lone man’s epic obsession led to one of America’s greatest cultural treasures: Prizewinning writer Timothy Egan tells the riveting, cinematic story behind the most famous photographs in Native American history — and the driven, brilliant man who made them.
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis

Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis By Timothy Egan
2012 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0618969020 | EPUB | 14 MB
Flying Cloud: The True Story of America's Most Famous Clipper Ship and the Woman Who Guided Her

Flying Cloud: The True Story of America's Most Famous Clipper Ship and the Woman Who Guided Her by David W. Shaw
English | October 13th, 2009 | ASIN: B000PDZFSY, ISBN: 0688167934, 0060934786 | 336 pages | EPUB | 1.61 MB

Flying Cloud is the riveting and thoroughly researched tale of a truly unforgettable sea voyage during the days of the California gold rush. In 1851, navigator Eleanor Creesy set sail on the maiden voyage of the clipper ship Flying Cloud, traveling from New York to San Francisco in only 89 days. This swift passage set a world record that went unbroken for more than a century. Upon arrival in San Francisco, Flying Cloud became an enduring symbol of a young nation's daring frontier spirit. Illustrated with original maps and charts as well as historical photographs, Shaw's compelling narrative captures the drama of this thrilling adventure.

At the Plaza: An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Hotel (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Aug. 17, 2017
At the Plaza: An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Hotel (Repost)

Curtis Gathje, "At the Plaza: An Illustrated History of the World's Most Famous Hotel"
2000 | pages: 200 | ISBN: 0312261748 | EPUB | 28,2 mb
Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School: Classic Techniques and Expert Tips from the Golden Age of Illustration

Drawing Lessons from the Famous Artists School: Classic Techniques and Expert Tips from the Golden Age of Illustration by Stephanie Haboush Plunkett, Magdalen Livesey
English | June 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1631591223 | PDF | 160 pages | 38 MB
The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists Famous & Obscure

The Moment: Wild, Poignant, Life-Changing Stories from 125 Writers and Artists Famous & Obscure edited by Larry Smith
English | January 3, 2012 | ISBN: 006171965X, 006171965X | EPUB | 368 pages | 5.7 MB
L.A.'s Legendary Restaurants: Celebrating the Famous Places Where Hollywood Ate, Drank, and Played

George Geary, "L.A.'s Legendary Restaurants: Celebrating the Famous Places Where Hollywood Ate, Drank, and Played"
ISBN: 1595800891 | 2016 | EPUB | 272 pages | 90 MB

Famous First Flights: Sixteen Dramatic Adventures  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 15, 2017
Famous First Flights: Sixteen Dramatic Adventures

Lowell Thomas, Lowell Thomas Jr., "Famous First Flights: Sixteen Dramatic Adventures"
ISBN: 1510711066 | 2016 | EPUB | 364 pages | 31 MB
German Assault Guns and Tank Destroyers 1940 - 1945: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

German Assault Guns and Tank Destroyers 1940 - 1945: Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War) by Anthony Tucker-Jones
English | 12 Oct. 2016 | ISBN: 1473845998 | 149 Pages | PDF (conv) | 30.3 MB

The assault guns and tank destroyers deployed by the Wehrmacht during the Second World War are not as famous as tanks like the Tiger and Panther, but they were remarkably successful, and they are the subject of Anthony Tucker-Jones's wide-ranging photographic history.

The Somme: The Epic Battle in the Soldiers' own Words and Photographs  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Dec. 22, 2016
The Somme: The Epic Battle in the Soldiers' own Words and Photographs

Richard Van Emden, "The Somme: The Epic Battle in the Soldiers' own Words and Photographs"
ISBN: 1473855217, 1473885175 | 2016 | True PDF | 400 pages | 28 MB