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Retronaut
Retronaut
Written by Chris Wild
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213830
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Retronaut
The Photographic Time Machine
Written by Chris Wild


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $28.00

"An emporium of retro treasure...from shocking sculptures of the 1700s, to Kodachrome snaps of 1950s Piccadilly Circus, to biblical scenes captured by Google Earth. Rather than nostalgia or folly, the aim is enlightenment, wonder and the pleasure of weirdness." --The Guardian 
 
Based on the widely popular blog that started as a... Read more >
Caffe Lena
Caffe Lena
Written by Jocelyn Arem, Photographed by Joe Alper, Foreword by Tim Robbins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876527
Our Price: $49.95
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Caffe Lena
Inside America's Legendary Folk Music Coffeehouse
Written by Jocelyn Arem
Photographed by Joe Alper
Foreword by Tim Robbins


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $49.95

In 1960, burgeoning actress and defiant dreamer Lena Spencer opened a small, grassroots coffeehouse in the quaint upstate New York town of Saratoga Springs. Within her then-husband’s plan to start the Caffè as a means for the couple to artistically flourish while “making enough money to retire in Europe” lay the... Read more >
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Boston
Boston
Written by Jonathan M. Beagle Ph.D., Foreword by Michael S. Dukakis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623540005
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Boston
A Visual History
Written by Jonathan M. Beagle Ph.D.
Foreword by Michael S. Dukakis


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $24.95

Boston: the city on the hill, filled with incomparable historic sites, bustling neighborhoods, and cultural riches. One of the oldest communities in America, it also is one of the most forward-looking and youthful. Take a stunning pictorial tour of this Colonial gem that helped give birth to the United States, led... Read more >
Elvis Is Everywhere
Elvis Is Everywhere
Written by Rowland Scherman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307805652
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Elvis Is Everywhere

Written by Rowland Scherman


Format: eBook, 76 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

Elvis, it seems, is everywhere. And for about three years, Rowland Scherman went looking for him. Elvis Is Everywhere captures this pursuit, in 70 photos documenting the author's travels to Boston, Los Angeles, Nashville, Venice Beach, Orlando, Nag’s Head, Cape Cod, New York, Pasadena, and, of course, Memphis. In all these places was evidence that Elvis... Read more >
Che's Afterlife
Che's Afterlife
Written by Michael J. Casey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807656
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Che's Afterlife
The Legacy of an Image
Written by Michael J. Casey


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

In 1960, Cuban photographer Alberto Korda captured fabled revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara in what has become history's most reproduced photo. Now Michael Casey tells the remarkable story of this image, detailing its evolution from a casual snapshot to an omnipresent graphic—plastered on everything from T-shirts to vodka to condoms—and into a... Read more >
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Pilgrimage
Pilgrimage
Written by Annie Leibovitz, Introduction by Doris Kearns Goodwin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375505089
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Pilgrimage

Written by Annie Leibovitz
Introduction by Doris Kearns Goodwin


Format: Hardcover, 246 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $50.00

Pilgrimage took Annie Leibovitz to places that she could explore with no agenda. She wasn’t on assignment. She chose the subjects simply because they meant something to her. The first place was Emily Dickinson’s house in Amherst, Massachusetts, which Leibovitz visited with a small digital camera. A few months later, she... Read more >
Memory Remains
Memory Remains
Photographed by Francesc Torres
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426208331
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Memory Remains
9/11 Artifacts at Hangar 17
Photographed by Francesc Torres


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 16, 2011
Price: $50.00

This large landscape-format book, exquisitely designed and produced, features the remarkable photography created by Spanish artist Francesc Torres, who was granted special access to visit JFK International Airport's Hangar 17 after it became the repository for all significant non-human materials salvaged from the site of the World Trade Center after the... Read more >
Che's Afterlife
Che's Afterlife
Written by Michael J. Casey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307279309
Our Price: $15.95
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Che's Afterlife
The Legacy of an Image
Written by Michael J. Casey


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2009
Price: $15.95

In 1960, Cuban photographer Alberto Korda captured fabled revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara in what has become history's most reproduced photo. Now Michael Casey tells the remarkable story of this image, detailing its evolution from a casual snapshot to an omnipresent graphic—plastered on everything from T-shirts to vodka to condoms—and into a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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