By Langford, James Warren; Langford, James Warren; Langford, Martha; Langford, John W
By Alexandra Cearns
Award-winning animal photographer Alex Cearns celebrates the peace, calm, and pleasure canine convey to our lives with this special full-color assortment taking pictures 80 canines of their so much cozy and contented moments.
When Alex Cearns stuck Suzi the Sharpei on movie with eyes closed and an endearing smile on her hairy face, the well known Australian specialist puppy and flora and fauna photographer known as the image of serenity "Zen Dog." Captivated via the image’s tranquil attractiveness, Cearns then grew to become her lens on different canine experiencing their very own carefree and meditative "Zen" moments—a sequence of pictures that may cross viral around the net and take the pinnacle prize in an incredible foreign competition.
Expanding on Cearns’s unique internet sequence, Zen Dogs comprises 80 wonderful colour photos of various breeds—golden retrievers, beagles, French bulldogs, dachshunds, poodles, huskies, pit bulls, and German shepherds. listed here are a few well-known faces from the net sequence, joined via dozens of canines by no means noticeable before—all whose attractive personalities shine via. Sprinkled through the images are phrases of knowledge from the Buddha, Gandhi, and different meditative masters, inspiring messages that, with the pictures, hot the center and soothe the spirit.
A lovely compendium for each puppy lover, animal fanatic, and everybody seeking to upload a few peace and pleasure to their day, Zen Dogs reminds us of the ability canines need to increase our lives—to make us happier, fitter, calmer, and extra loving.
By Kamil Turowski
This strong presentation of photos of Poland from the past due Eighties to the current depicts the hybridized panorama of this pivotal jap eu kingdom following its access into the eu Union. a visible checklist of the country's transition from socialism to capitalism, it specializes in the economic blue-collar urban of Lodz—located within the middle of latest Europe and residential to just about a million humans. Photographer Kamil Turowski's monotones are captivating—seeming to hide a looming threat—while Katarzyna Marciniak's accompanying textual content expands at the photographs and the "crocodilian" texture of latest japanese Europe. A stroll at the wild part, Streets of Crocodiles captures viscerally the altering panorama of postsocialist Poland.
By Anthony Tucker-Jones
The Iraq conflict is a visible list of the American-led Operation Iraqi Freedom of 2003, which led to the dramatic overthrow of Dictator Saddam Hussein. In a outstanding series of images Anthony Tucker-Jones indicates how this used to be accomplished by way of the yank and British military in a lightning crusade of simply weeks. however the images additionally express the disastrous aftermath while the rapid victory was once undermined via the outbreak of the Iraqi insurgency - within the Shia south, in Baghdad and the Sunni Triangle, and in Fallujah the place ferocious battles have been fought. the writer, who's knowledgeable at the Iraqi defense force and has written generally at the Iran-Iraq struggle and the Gulf conflict, supplies a desirable perception into the Iraqi military and air strength and into the multitude of guns platforms Saddam bought from around the globe. He additionally seems on the mess ups at the American and British aspect - the failings within the strategies that have been used, the bad functionality of a few of the armored struggling with automobiles – and on the reformed Iraqi militia who've now taken accountability for safety within the kingdom. The Iraq conflict is a shiny photographic advent to a clash that has merely simply handed into historical past.
By Frederick A. Johnsen
Exploded perspectives, cutaway and phantom drawings from tech manuals, cockpit images, disassembled plane, infrequent editions and experimental versions. incorporated are technical seems to be at razor again versions, excessive pace types, floor assault armaments, problems with aerodynamic compressibility and extra. WarbirdTech quantity 23.
By Jim Winchester
Книга The Aviation Factfile: sleek army airplane The Aviation Factfile - smooth army plane Книги Вооружение Автор: Jim Winchester Год издания: 2004 Формат: pdf Издат.:Grange Books Страниц: 260 Размер: 104.59 ISBN: 1840136405 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Presented in an cutting edge panorama layout, and illustrated with a big variety of photos, it is a interesting and informative consultant to over a hundred and twenty warplanes in carrier all over the world this present day. The publication covers a variety of army airplane and comprises present and destiny united kingdom and ecu fighter airplane reminiscent of the Panavia twister, in addition to much less recognized airplane at present in carrier around the globe.
By Gillian Mawson
At the outbreak of the second one global warfare, through the first week of September 1939 over 3 million humans have been evacuated. Operation Pied Piper used to be the biggest ever transportation of individuals throughout Britain, and such a lot of these moved to protection within the geographical region have been schoolchildren.
Social historian Gillian Mawson has spent years accumulating the tales of former evacuees and this publication comprises the non-public stories of over a hundred, of their personal phrases. Their debts exhibit what it was once prefer to settle right into a new domestic with strangers, usually staying for years. whereas many loved existence within the nation-state, a few escaping inner-city poverty, others persevered ill-treatment and homesickness.
A attention-grabbing perception into the realities of wartime lifestyles, and a priceless oral heritage of a distinct second in British historical past.
By Paul Kemp
An illustrated paintings masking the naval part of international conflict II. the topic is mentioned in response to form of motion, together with fleet activities, service conflict, submarine conflict, coastal forces and targeted forces. The e-book additionally includes illustrations of lifestyles at sea and quit ceremonies.