Lonely Planet Botswana & Namibia (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Botswana & Namibia is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Spot jackals and black rhinos in Etosha National Park, explore the German colonial town of Luederitz; or marvel at mighty Victoria Falls; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Botswana & Namibia ...

Die kleine Fotoschule: Grundlagen und Fotopraxis. Mit vielen Schritt-für Schritt-Workshops

So machen auch Einsteiger und Hobbyfotografen richtig gute Fotos: Die kleine Fotoschule erklärt sensationell verständlich, worauf es beim Fotografieren ankommt. Welches Zubehör brauche ich? Was muss ich bei meiner Kamera einstellen? Wie setze ich Blende oder Belichtungszeit ein? Wie werden meine Fotos richtig scharf? Alle Grundlagen der Fotografie werden einfach und praktisch erklärt. Im großen Workshop- Kapitel werden inspirierende ...

The Words and Music of Tom Waits

Tom Waits's distinctive, bourbon-soaked growl, his unique persona, and his incorporation of musical styles from blues to experimental to vaudeville have secured for him a top-shelf cult following and an extraordinary critical respect. The idea of the Wanderer - someone who seeks an escape from all of life's problems, and dreams himself into oblivion - serves as the fundamental personality type around which all Waits's music revolves....

Jazz: The American Theme Song

Praised by the Washington Post as a "tough, unblinkered critic," James Lincoln Collier is probably the most controversial writer on jazz today. His acclaimed biographies of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Benny Goodman continue to spark debate in jazz circles, and his iconoclastic articles on jazz over the past 30 years have attracted even more attention. With the publication of Jazz: The American Theme Song, Collier does nothin...

Star Trek: Discovery (2017)

The ultimate companion to the critically acclaimed new Star Trek TV series – Star Trek: Discovery! Set ten years prior to the U.S.S. Enterprise embarking on her historic five-year mission, Star Trek: Discovery takes place during a period of galactic turmoil. At the edge of known space, the U.S.S. Shenzhou encounters an ancient Klingon object, and her first officer, Michael Burnham, crosses a line. As conflict erupts between the Unite...

Les secrets de la photo minimaliste : Concept - Composition - Esthétisme

Le minimalisme est un courant artistique - on parle aussi "d'art minimal" - impulsé initialement par la sculpture et la peinture. L'esthétique de ce mouvement a ensuite inspiré tous les arts visuels. Le photographe minimaliste pose un regard personnel sur le monde qui l'entoure, s'efforçant de créer des images graphiques, parfois épurées, ne cherchant à retenir que l'essentiel. Dans cet ouvrage, Denis Dubesset détaille les différente...

Yoga 7 Minutes a Day, 7 Days a Week

This little book provides basic 7-minute yoga exercises for each day of the week. The exercises are organized by the mythological and planetary significances of each particular day. For example, Monday is the day of the moon and its focus is on cleansing, introspection, and planning. The gentle daily exercises, each including a mantra and a meditation, focus on various parts of the body―from the heart and shoulders to the pelvis and ...

Seasons of Wool Applique Folk Art

The author of best-selling Wool Appliqué Folk Art presents a treasure trove of 12 seasonal wool appliqué projects, with 3 for each season. Presented in a lovely antique color palette, these simple and elegant projects include a journal cover, pillow cover, wallhangings, storage boxes, table rug, and more, perfect for your home or to give as gifts. Includes a basics chapter and an updated chapter on the collection, storage, and use of...

Badass Survival Secrets: Essential Skills to Survive Any Crisis

Essential Skills to Survive Any Crisis You're a backpacker or a hunter lost in the woods after sundown; what do you do? Your car flips over on an empty highway; how will you survive until morning? If you were left alone in the middle of the wilderness, would you be able to make it? While current technology, such as cell phones and GPS, is helpful, when you are lost in the wilderness the best things you can rely on are your own skills...