Take a journey through the makers and shapers of celluloid history. From horror to romance, noir to slapstick, adventure to tragedy, western to new wave, this selection gathers the greats of 20th century cinema into one indispensable guide to movie gold. The collection is arranged chronologically an..
An elegant addition to the successful "1001" series--a comprehensive, chronological guide to the most important thoughts from the finest minds of the past 3,000 years. 1001 Ideas That Changed the Way We Think is a comprehensive guide to the most interesting and imaginative thoughts from the finest m..
This is the ultimate book for the Netflix and boxset generation, featuring all the greatest drama series ever broadcast as well as the weirdest game shows, controversial reality TV experiments and breathtaking nature documentaries. It is a must for anyone who wants to know why India's Ramayan is leg..
A pocket-sized guide offering bite-size information at a great price, 101 Essential Tips makes learning quick and easy, offering speedy answers to key questions.101 Essential Tips: Crochet takes you through everything you need to know to start crocheting, from choosing yarn and making your first sli..
Celebrate 30 years of WrestleMania! 30 years of WrestleMania provides amazing in-depth coverage of WWE's Wrestlemania from its inception right up to the present day. You can relive each exciting match with exclusive interviews with Superstars, Divas and more. Stunning visuals and never-before-seen s..
From the people who've been delivering trustworthy guidebooks to every destination in the world for 40 years, Lonely Planet's 50 Natural Wonders To Blow Your Mind will take you on a tour of the world's most mind-boggling wild and wonderful places, and help you discover just how extraordinary our pl..
The story of Alfa Romeo, the prestigious Italian marque which created some of the most memorable cars of all time during its 100 year-plus history, is told by specification after specification in a "virtual gallery" of many of the models produced by the company, both road-goers and racers. The 1750 ..
Richard Hammond explains All About Physics in this popular, award-winning series, from the discoveries of ancient Greece to Einstein via Galileo and Newton.Physics doesn't just happen in a lab - it happens in the kitchen, in your bath, in a car! Join a thrilling high-energy journey through time, spa..
The Sunday Times Science Book of the Year, Anatomies by Hugh Aldersey-Williams, author of bestseller Periodic Tales, is a splendidly entertaining journey through the art, science, literature and history of the human body. "Magnificent, inspired. He writes like a latter-day Montaigne. Stimulating sci..
Not suitable for children under 7 years of age Welcome to the museum! There are more than 160 animal specimens to be discovered in Animalium, the first in a series of virtual museums. Wander the galleries - open 365 days a year - and discover a collection of curated exhibits on every page, accompani..
Asimov tells the stories behind the science: the men and women who made the important discoveries and how they did it. Ranging from Galilei, Achimedes, Newton and Einstein, he takes the most complex concepts and explains it in such a way that a first-time reader on the subject feels confident on his..
Carry the world in your pocket - now in its 6th editionIt might be small, but Atlas covers every region of the world, from the Atacama Desert to the Zagros Mountains. Now fully revised and updated, digital landscape modelling combined with important roads, railways, rivers and settlements give a com..
Ben Goldacre's wise and witty bestseller, shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize, lifts the lid on quack doctors, flaky statistics, scaremongering journalists and evil pharmaceutical corporations. Since 2003 Dr Ben Goldacre has been exposing dodgy medical data in his popular Guardian column. In th..
If you want to solidly get into drawing, you could not encounter anybody better than Andras Szunyoghy. His decades of experience as an artist and tutor predestine him for the creation of a basic rulebook for the learning of this old art. In a similarly playful and systematic manner, he succeeds in i..
We owe a great debt to Jean Baptiste Marc Bourgery (1797-1849) for his Atlas of Anatomy, which was not only a massive event in medical history, but also remains one of the most comprehensive and beautifully illustrated anatomical treatises ever published. Bourgery began work on his magnificent atlas..
From the Short-tailed Blue Butterfly to the Winter Moth, discover over 325 species of butterflies and moths with this pocket-sized guide.In-situ photographs and no nonsense notes covering both anatomy and identifying marks will help you identify them in the field quickly and accurately.Maps show you..
Due to its particular shape and format, this title is an object to play with or to collect. It contains several images. NUME CARTE: Cars. SmallISBN: 9788854403154PRET EDITURA: 32.00AUTOR(i): ***EDITURA: White StarCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Septembrie 2010DATA PUBLICARE: 2010FORMAT: 64x72NUMAR..
Discover the wonderful world of dinosaurs, in this lavishly illustrated activity book! Entertaining and educational in equal measure, this activity book is packed with fabulous facts, prehistoric puzzles, stunning stickers and a pull-out poster to test your dinosaur knowledge! Draw Tyrannosaurus, he..
Complete Flags of the World tells you everything you need to know about flags, from the meaning behind the designs and symbols, to information on the use of flags and banners in other fields. Spanning geography, communications, politics, sports, culture, and more, this handy pocket-sized guide is th..
Comprehensive, fully illustrated and up-to-date, Complete Horse Care Manual is a thoroughbred guide to horse care. An excellent working relationship with your horse is based on understanding and communication. These lie at the heart of this practical guide. From day-to-day upkeep, stabling, and groo..
If you're fascinated by Ferraris and mad about Mercedes, Cool Cars is perfect for you, showing you all your favourite cars.Cool Cars is a visual car guide showcasing a selection of the best cars, handpicked by car expert Quentin Willson. Stunning multi-angle photography shows you the true craftsmans..
Winning at the game of cribbage - is it skill, or is it luck? In cribbage, the statistical advantage goes to the player who understands and applies sound strategy, and the first opportunity to apply strategy - before any cards are played out - is at the discard. At 400 pages, this book contains a co..
From the fiery mass of the Earth's core to the tip of the highest ice-capped mountain, discover every aspect of our planet in awe-inspiring photographic detail with Earth.Visit 400 of the tallest, longest, widest, most significant and most unusual physical features on Earth, from volcanoes, deserts ..
Take it step-by-step for writing success The quickest route to learning a subject is through a solid grounding in the basics. So what you won't find in Easy Writing Skills Step-by-Step is a lot of endless drills. Instead, you get a clear explanation that breaks down complex concepts into easy-to-un..
From Cyprinids to Blennies and Koi, a new edition of this complete owner’s manual for keeping all types of fish Get the lowdown on keeping fish with this comprehensive guide for fish lovers. You’ll find everything you need to know on marine varieties to freshwater, tropical to coldwater, whether you..
A philosopher, essayist, novelist, pornographer and fervent Catholic who came to regard the brothels of Paris as his true 'churches', Georges Bataille ranks among the boldest and most disturbing of twentieth-century thinkers. In this influential study he links the underlying sexual basis of religion..
Whether you’re a newcomer to fishing, or an experienced angler brushing up your skills, this is your perfect companion to every aspect of the sport.Pick up essential techniques on how to cast, play and land your catch whether you’re course fishing for trout, or landing marlin on the open sea. Get yo..
3,000 years of fashion history in one stylish visual guideFashion is the definitive guide to the evolution of costume and style. Tracing 3,000 years from the early draped fabrics of ancient times to today's catwalk sensations, this is your own personal fashion show through history.Breathtaking in it..
Discover everything you ever wanted to know about anything with this first reference for young readers and writersAn inspiring and comprehensive collection of the best in the DK First Reference series, all gathered together in one superb volume. From prehistoric life to space travel, bacteria to the..
Packed with more than 1,000 amazing photographs of over 500 species, this handbook is designed to cut through the complicated identification process and enable you to recognize species instantly. Covers everything from what a fossil is, how they are classified to how to start a collection.Perfect fo..
From Amber to Rubellite, discover over 130 varieties of cut and uncut stones, organic gemstones and precious metals.800 incredible photos, precise annotations and detailed descriptions, including everything from gemstone shapes to their composition, will help you to identify different stones quickly..
For the first time, the stories of every venue to host a Formula One World Championship race have been brought together with bespoke digital maps of each track to create the ultimate guide to the circuits of F1. Written by award-winning journalist Maurice Hamilton with a foreword from three-time Wor..
The Great Thinkers is a collection of some of the most important ideas of Eastern and Western culture - drawn from the works of those philosophers, political theorists, sociologists, artists and novelists whom we believe have the most to offer to us today. We've worked hard to make the thinkers in t..
From rifles to sniper guns, machine guns to grenade launchers, a fully loaded guide to over 300 of the most important guns from the last 700 years. Discover revealing features on twenty ‘key’ guns from history, including the Musket, Gatling Gun and AK-47 assault rifle.Step inside famous gun maker fa..
The ultimate survival guide, How to Write a Movie in 21 Days takes the aspiring screenwriter the shortest distance from blank page to complete script. Viki King's Inner Movie Method is a specific step-by-step process designed to get the story in the writer's onto the page. This method guides the wo..
DK's James Bond Ultimate Sticker Collection is a fun and exciting introduction to the world-famous superspy.Over 1,000 stickers celebrate James Bond's secret agent skills, his gadget-packed cars, the power-mad supervillains he's battled and the loyal allies that have helped him and his unforgettable..
From the ‘Rolling Rapture’ to the ‘Divine Entwine’ 365 sexy positions straight from the Kama Sutra promises a year of seriously great sex. Whether you want slow, sensual lovemaking or a quick, orgasmic fix, find a position for every time, place and mood.‘Divine Moment’ suggestions, ‘Pure Nirvana’ ti..
Packed with hundreds of superb photographs accompanying an engaging, meticulously researched text, this handsome book tells the story of some of the world's most notable cars. Automotive expert Peter Ruch delves into the history of such illustrious German models as the Benz Patent Motorwagen 1 of 18..
The expanded text that reflects the rapidly changing sphere of information services makes this bestselling, comprehensive introduction to the management of libraries even more valuable. Building the basic skills good library managers must exercise throughout, this third edition includes a completely..
An exciting addition to White Star's MiniCubeBook series, this irresistible, chunky little compendium spotlights a vast range of the world's most important and influential motorcycle design. NUME CARTE: Motorcycles. SmallISBN: 9788854403864PRET EDITURA: 32.00AUTOR(i): ***EDITURA: White StarCOPERTA: ..
2000s: A cinematic odyssey The films that defined the noughties Our Movies series enters the 21st century with this definitive line-up of 99 of the most important films made during the 2000s, an age of evergreen franchises, historical epics, and comic-book superheroes, as well as fast-evolving CGI a..
From red beryls to rubies, pick through Nature Guide Gems, a beautiful guide to earth's most precious stones.Part of a new generation of compact natural history guides, Nature Guide Gems is packed full of stunning images that reveal the intricate details and unique characteristics of earth's treasur..
From malachite to meteorites, leaf through Nature Guide Rocks and Minerals, a beautiful guide profiling the world's specimens.Part of a new generation of compact natural history guides, Rocks and Minerals is packed full of stunning images that reveal intricate details and unique characteristics of t..
New Perspectives on English Grammar is the result of many years of experience in teaching courses of English linguistics, for the benefit of both students and teachers. Understanding the workings of tense, aspect and voice is, without doubt, a prerequisite for a good command of the English language ..
Students will gain valuable experience and raise their confidence by taking practice tests, learning about test structure, and gaining a deeper understanding of what is tested on the SAT. The Official Study Guide for the New SAT will help students get ready for the SAT with: 4 official SAT practice ..
An invaluable pocket dictionary for Greek-speaking learners of English. NUME CARTE: Oxford Learner's Pocket Dictionary English-Greek, PaperbackISBN: 0194312798PRET EDITURA: 51.99AUTOR(i): Oxford University PressEDITURA: Oxford University Press, USACOPERTA: BrosataDATA PUBLICARE: 1993FORMAT: 17.53 x ..
Explore the wonders of history, space, the natural world and more with Picturepedia. Packed with over 10,000 stunning photographs and illustrations, it's a mini-encyclopedia for kids on every page!From astonishing insects and outer-space to musical instruments and fascinating animals, Picturepedia e..
A collection of Ben Franklin's timeless maxims, rules, and aphorisms. NUME CARTE: Poor Richard's Almanack, HardcoverISBN: 0880889187PRET EDITURA: 44.99AUTOR(i): Benjamin FranklinEDITURA: Peter Pauper PressCOPERTA: CartonataDATA APARITIEI: Noiembrie 1983DATA PUBLICARE: 1983FORMAT: 23.11 x 15.29 x 2.0..