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The Night of the Twisters
The Night of the Twisters
Paperback      ISBN: 0064401766
After a devastating tornado that destroyed his neighborhood and much of Grand Island, Nebraska, Dan Hatch--who survived with his baby brother and best friend--fears for the safety of the rest of his family
Patterns of Intention: On the Historical Explanation of Pictures
Patterns of Intention
On the Historical Explanation of Pictures
Paperback      ISBN: 0300037635
Defines and explains various concepts regarding the painter's intentions in order to provide a basis for understanding of a work of art
The Art of Southeast Asia: Cambodia Vietnam Thailand Laos Burma Java Bali
The Art of Southeast Asia
Cambodia Vietnam Thailand Laos Burma Java Bali
Paperback      ISBN: 0500200602
Briefly discusses the history of styles of painting, sculpture, and architecture in the countries of Southeast Asia
The Mind of the South
The Mind of the South
Paperback      ISBN: 0679736476
Discusses Southern culture and social conditions, and describes the intellectual attitudes of the New South
Signs & Symbols in Christian Art
Signs & Symbols in Christian Art
Paperback      ISBN: 0195014324
Examines the use and meaning of Christian symbols found in Renaissance art
The Good Guide: A Sourcebook for Interpreters, Docents, and Tour Guides
The Good Guide
A Sourcebook for Interpreters, Docents, and Tour Guides
Paperback      ISBN: 0932541003
The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance
The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of the Italian Renaissance
Paperback      ISBN: 0500201919
Picasso
Picasso
Paperback      ISBN: 0486247155
The author describes her friendship with Picasso, traces the artist's life and career, and analyzes his approach to painting
Choice of Weapons
Choice of Weapons
Paperback      ISBN: 0873512022
The noted author/photographer recounts his life and the bitter struggle he has faced, since he was sixteen-years-old, against poverty and racial prejudice