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Testament
Testament
Written by Chris Hondros, Edited by Alexander Ciric, Francisco P. Bernasconi and Christina Piaia
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876732
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Testament

Written by Chris Hondros
Edited by Alexander Ciric, Francisco P. Bernasconi and Christina Piaia


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $45.00

Testament is a collection of photographs and writing by late photojournalist Chris Hondros spanning over a decade of coverage from most of the world's conflicts since the late 1990s, including Kosovo, Afghanistan, the West Bank, Iraq, Liberia, Egypt, and Libya.

Through Hondros' images, we witness a jubilant Liberian rebel fighter exalt... Read more >
Women of Vision
Women of Vision
Written by National Geographic, Afterword by Elizabeth Crist, Foreword by Ann Curry, Introduction by Chris Johns
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426212727
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Women of Vision
National Geographic Photographers on Assignment
Written by National Geographic
Afterword by Elizabeth Crist
Foreword by Ann Curry
Introduction by Chris Johns


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $30.00

Women photographers have produced many of National Geographic's most powerful photo-narratives of the past decade. These talented photojournalists are celebrated in this captivating photography book, covering places and subjects around the globe and sharing the same passion and commitment to storytelling that has come to define National Geographic magazine, with more... Read more >
Streets of Afghanistan
Streets of Afghanistan
Written by Shannon Galpin, Photographed by Libero Di Zinno
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781578264674
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Streets of Afghanistan
Bridging Cultures through Art
Written by Shannon Galpin
Photographed by Libero Di Zinno


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $40.00

"The beautiful photographs in this book vividly capture the daily lives of ordinary Afghans and serve as a powerful reminder of the power of art to inspire, to bring people together, and to allow for moments of transcendent grace amid struggle and suffering." −Khaled Hosseini, Author of The Kite Runner

The fruit... Read more >
Arctic Voices
Arctic Voices
Edited by Subhankar Banerjee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781609804961
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Arctic Voices
Resistance at the Tipping Point
Edited by Subhankar Banerjee


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $23.95

"One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live. In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where 'voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.' May his heartfelt efforts magnify them. The climate changes that...

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Bear
Bear
Written by Paul Nicklen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211768
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Bear
Spirit of the Wild
Written by Paul Nicklen


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $35.00

Paul Nicklen, wildlife photojournalist, showcases his stunning photography for National Geographic with this collection of North American bears: the grizzly, polar bear, black bear and the rarest spirit bear. Evocative storytelling combines with Nicklen's landmark photographs to reveal the truths and myths about these amazing creatures, and sheds light on their... Read more >
National Geographic Dawn to Dark Photographs
National Geographic Dawn to Dark Photographs
Written by National Geographic, Foreword by Maura Mulvihill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426211799
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National Geographic Dawn to Dark Photographs
The Magic of Light
Written by National Geographic
Foreword by Maura Mulvihill


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $40.00

The world's best landscape photography and photojournalism stunningly depicts the passage of a single day, from dawn's first light to the closing moments of sunset. Experience shimmering mornings and opaque nights through the eyes of National Geographic's finest photographers in this gloriously uplifting volume--the latest entry in National Geographic's best-selling annual... Read more >
Raskols
Raskols
Written by Stephen Dupont, Contribution by Ben Bohane
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876015
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Raskols
The Gangs of Papua New Guinea
Written by Stephen Dupont
Contribution by Ben Bohane


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $30.00

Beautiful black-and-white portraits of Papua New Guinea's most fearsome gangsters, brigands, thieves, and carjackers posing with their arsenal of homemade guns and knives.

Papua New Guinea: A land of striking beauty, mountain ranges, lush rainforests, and some of the most spectacular coastlines on earth. A land with over eight hundred unique tribes... Read more >
Arctic Voices
Arctic Voices
Written by Subhankar Banerjee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781609803858
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Arctic Voices
Resistance at the Tipping Point
Written by Subhankar Banerjee


Format: Hardcover, 560 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $35.95

"One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live. In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where 'voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.' May his heartfelt efforts magnify them. The climate changes that...

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Arctic Voices
Resistance at the Tipping Point
Written by Subhankar Banerjee


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 3, 2012
Price: $35.95

"One of the great strengths of Arctic Voices is that it shows how Alaska and the Arctic are tied to the places where most of us live. In this impassioned book, Banerjee shows a situation so serious that it has created a movement, where 'voices of resistance are gathering, are getting louder and louder.' May his heartfelt efforts magnify them. The climate changes that...

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Black Crack in Iran
Black Crack in Iran
Written by Aslon Arfa, Text by Steffen Gassel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875544
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Black Crack in Iran

Written by Aslon Arfa
Text by Steffen Gassel


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $29.95

Creating an accurate picture of daily life in Iran is a difficult endeavor. Due to strict religious and moral codes, even photographing a woman inside her home without a scarf covering her head is all but impossible. Evidence of the censure of media in Iran has always been visible to Western... Read more >
Booked
The Last 150 Years Told through Mug Shots
Written by Giacomo Papi
Translated by Jamie Richards


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Every year twelve million Americans are arrested and photographed by the police. In many ways, mug shots are our history. Using a dazzling selection of mug shots that are arrestingly raw in their starkness and strangely eloquent in their simplicity, this absorbing, humorous, often bewildering collection sheds a whole new light... Read more >
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The Obscene Image
The Obscene Image
Written by Gilles Tondini
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780981960074
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The Obscene Image
Parisian Hospital Break Room Graffiti
Written by Gilles Tondini


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: November 16, 2010
Price: $34.95

Certain hospitals in Paris contain illustrated phenomena that have remained unseen, by the French and the world at large, until now. In The Obscene Image, photographer Gilles Tondini reveals the frenzied frescos created by doctors and nurses who use hospital break rooms to let off steam and maintain sanity as they... Read more >
The President's Photographer
The President's Photographer
Written by John Bredar, Foreword by Pete Souza
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426206764
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The President's Photographer
Fifty Years Inside the Oval Office
Written by John Bredar
Foreword by Pete Souza


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $35.00

Official companion to the National Geographic Television Special airing in November 2010, The President's Photographer is the intimate story of the men and women who are both visual historians and key links between the public and the Presidents. Like the film, this behind-the-scenes invitation features the images and recollections of the nine professionals who... Read more >
What I Eat
What I Eat
Written by Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780984074402
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What I Eat
Around the World in 80 Diets
Written by Peter Menzel and Faith D'Aluisio


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: August 10, 2010
Price: $40.00

A stunning photographic collection featuring portraits of 80 people from 30 countries and the food they eat in one day.

In this fascinating study of people and their diets, 80 profiles are organized by the total number of calories each person puts away in a day. Featuring a Japanese sumo wrestler, a... Read more >
Curse of the Black Gold
Curse of the Black Gold
Written by Kashi, Ed, Edited by Michael Watts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781576875476
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Curse of the Black Gold
50 Years of Oil in The Niger Delta
Written by Kashi, Ed
Edited by Michael Watts


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $39.95

Curse of the BlackGold: 50 Years of Oil in the Niger Delta takes a graphic look at the profound cost of oil exploitation in West Africa. Featuring images by world-renowned photojournalist Ed Kashi and text by prominent Nigerian journalists, human rights activists, and University of California at Berkeley professor Michael Watts, this... Read more >
FRAGILE
FRAGILE
Written by Howard G. Buffett, Foreword by Shakira Mebarak
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426206177
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FRAGILE
The Human Condition
Written by Howard G. Buffett
Foreword by Shakira Mebarak


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2009
Price: $35.00

Fragile is the documentation of life stories in sixty-five countries. It is about personal accounts, some successful, some shattering. The book is an effort to move intellectual discussions to face emotional realities. It is one man's attempt to bring this reality to those who may be motivated to affect change.

It is... Read more >
Polar Obsession
Polar Obsession
Written by Paul Nicklen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205118
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Polar Obsession

Written by Paul Nicklen


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: November 10, 2009
Price: $50.00

The Arctic is in Paul Nicklen’s blood. Born and raised on Baffin Island, Nunavut, he grew up in one of the only non-Inuit families in a tiny native settlement amid the ice fields, floes, and frigid seas of Northern Canada. At an age when most children are playing hide-and-seek, he was... Read more >
An American Family
An American Family
Text by Claude Cookman, Photographed by Pam Spaulding
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205040
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An American Family
Three Decades with the McGarveys
Text by Claude Cookman
Photographed by Pam Spaulding


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $35.00

Whether you think of it as the ultimate in time-lapse photography or a reality show begun decades before its time, this 30-year photographic look at one middle-class family from Louisville, Kentucky, is Americana at its most evocative—at once moving, modest, and quietly magnificent. Conceived in the 20th century and carried forward... Read more >
44 Days
44 Days
Written by David Burnett, Contribution by Christiane Amanpour and John Kifner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205132
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44 Days
Iran and the Remaking of the World
Written by David Burnett
Contribution by Christiane Amanpour and John Kifner


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $50.00

At a time when most Westerners fled the carnage in Iran, David Burnett was one of the few to stay and document the breathtakingly sudden fall of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi in December 1978, and the chaotic political maneuvering that would culminate in the triumph of the Ayatollahs and the birth... Read more >
Through the Lens
Through the Lens
Written by National Geographic, Edited by Leah Bendavid-Val
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426205262
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Through the Lens
National Geographic Greatest Photographs
Written by National Geographic
Edited by Leah Bendavid-Val


Format: Hardcover, 504 pages
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $17.95

For more than 100 years, National Geographic has set the standard for nature, culture, and wildlife photography. In Through the Lens, 250 spectacular images—some famous, others rarely seen—are gathered in one lavish, newly formatted volume.

Through the Lens is divided into geographical regions with a special section devoted to space exploration. Each... Read more >
Witness
Witness
Written by Ruth Gruber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307498809
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Witness
One of the Great Correspondents of the Twentieth Century Tells Her Story
Written by Ruth Gruber


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2009
Price: $16.99

With her perfect memory (and plenty of zip), ninety-five-year-old Ruth Gruber–adventurer, international correspondent, photographer, maker of (and witness to) history, responsible for rescuing hundreds of thousands of Jewish refugees during World War II and after–tells her story in her own words and photographs.

In Witness, Gruber writes about what she saw and...

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Inside the Vatican
Inside the Vatican
Written by Bart McDowell, Photographed by James L. Stanfield
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426204500
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Inside the Vatican

Written by Bart McDowell
Photographed by James L. Stanfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $19.95

For almost a year, veteran National Geographic photographer Jim Stanfield captured nearly every corner of the Vatican, both the world’s smallest country and the center of the Roman Catholic Church. Along with author Bart McDowell, he provides an insider’s view into the history of this 108.7-acre enclave, from the first St... Read more >
I Am Because We Are
I Am Because We Are
Photographed by Kristen Ashburn, Foreword by Madonna
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576874820
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I Am Because We Are

Photographed by Kristen Ashburn
Foreword by Madonna


Format: Hardcover, 180 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2009
Price: $49.95

I Am Because We Are is the companion volume to the acclaimed forthcoming documentary film directed by Nathan Rissman and written and produced by Madonna. This book of images by award-winning photojournalist Kristen Ashburn—culled from her work in Malawi and Africa over the past seven years as well as from her... Read more >
Yes We Can
Yes We Can
Photographed by Scout Tufankjian
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875049
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Yes We Can
Barack Obama's History-Making Presidential Campaign
Photographed by Scout Tufankjian


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2008
Price: $29.95

Yes We Can: Barack Obama's History-Making Presidential Campaign is the story of Barack Obama’s historic journey from junior Senator from Illinois to—if all polls hold as indicated—President of the United States of America, as documented by Scout Tufankjian, the only independent photographer to cover his entire campaign from before he announced... Read more >
Reza War and Peace
Reza War and Peace
Written by Reza Deghati, Introduction by Sebastian Junger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426203268
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Reza War and Peace

Written by Reza Deghati
Introduction by Sebastian Junger


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $75.00

With the Middle East and Asia as his far-ranging home territory, Reza has chronicled 30 years of turmoil, hope, and splendor for a host of international publications including Newsweek, Time, Geo, and National Geographic magazines. Now, he displays some of his most dramatic works in Reza War and Peace–a powerful and... Read more >
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