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Paddy's Lament, Ireland 1846-1847: Prelude to Hatred
Thomas Gallagher
Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One
Jenny K. Blake
When in French: Love in a Second Language
Lauren Collins
Beyond the Job Description: How Managers and Employees Can Navigate the True Demands of the Job
Jesse Sostrin
Vision and Art: The Biology of Seeing
David Hubel, Margaret S. Livingstone
Achieving Your Potential As A Photographer: A Creative Companion and Workbook
Harold Davis
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
Sherry Turkle
Picture Perfect Practice: A Self-Training Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Taking World-Class Photographs (Voices That Matter)
Roberto Valenzuela
Man's Search for Meaning
Viktor E. Frankl, Harold S. Kushner
Terms of Service: Social Media and the Price of Constant Connection
Jacob Silverman

Humble Masterpieces: Everyday Marvels of Design

Humble Masterpieces: Everyday Marvels of Design - Paola Antonelli, Francesco Mosto Gorgeous photos of simple elegant things. The heads of crochet hooks never looked so good. Each closeup photo is accompanied by a brief history of its invention, inventors and a little bit about it and then another smaller picture of the whole item. Who knew there was a Bubble wrap appreciation day on the last Monday of January? Great inspirations for photographing every day things. Sugar cubes. Slinkies. UPC barcodes. Coffee cup sleeves. Glass marbles. Bottle caps. Aluminum ice cream scoop. Chopsticks.