The Great American House Tradition For The Way We Live Now Hardcover

The Nature of Home: Creating Timeless Houses - Hardcover

Light-filled houses built with an emphasis on natural materials by award-winning Southern architect Jeffrey Dungan. Following in the tradition of populist architects Gil Schafer and Bobby McAlpine, Dungan designs new traditional houses for today--houses with clean lines, made with stone and wood, that carry an air of lasting beauty and that are made to be handed on to future generations. In his first book, Dungan shares his advice and insight for creating these "forever" houses and explores eight houses in full, from a beach house on the Gulf C

The Country House Ideal : Recent Work by Adam Architecture (Hardcover)

ADAM Architecture has a worldwide reputation for traditional Western design. Although the practice is based in the UK, it has built award-winning projects of all types around the world, and is known for combining modern interpretations of the Classical tradition with the latest technology. Among its most admired work are its country houses, and 19 of these houses are the focus of this new book, written by architectural historian Jeremy Musson. Robert Adam co-founded the practice (as Winchester Design) in 1986, and has worked with technical dire

A Place to Call Home : Tradition, Style, and Memory in the New American House (Hardcover) -

A Place to Call Home : Tradition, Style, and Memory in the New American House

"Black Food: Stories, Art, and Recipes from Across the African Diaspora" Book by Bryant Terry

"Black Food: Stories, Art, and Recipes from Across the African Diaspor – McMullen

The Impossible Road Trip: An Unforgettable Journey to Past and Present Roadside Attractions in All 50 States - Hardcover

Filled with color photography, entertaining site descriptions and histories, and five unique infographic map illustrations, The Impossible Road Trip is your ultimate look back at America's most famous--and quirkiest--roadside attractions, past and present. The great American road trip is back. With its advantages for your health, budget, and the environment, now is the time to plan the road trip you have always dreamed of taking. Following in the great tradition of the mid-century golden age of car travel, join the new wave of road warriors wit

A Place to Call Home : Tradition, Style, and Memory in the New American House (Hardcover) -

A Place to Call Home : Tradition, Style, and Memory in the New American House (Hardcover) -

New Rooms For Old Houses: Beautiful Additions For The Traditional Home (National Trust For Historic Preservation)

New Rooms For Old Houses: Beautiful Additions For The Traditional Home (National Trust For Historic Preservation) | Author: Frank Shirley | Publisher: Taunton Press | Publication Date: Oct 30, 2007 | Number of Pages: 272 pages | Language: English | Binding: Hardcover | ISBN-10: 1561588857 | ISBN-13: 9781561588855

The Great American House: Tradition For The Way We Live Now

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Too Many Tamales

This modern classic celebrates the tradition of tamales and family bonding at Christmas. Christmas Eve started out so perfectly for Maria. Snow had fallen and the streets glittered. Maria's favorite cousins were coming over and she got to help make the tamales for Christmas dinner. It was almost too good to be true when her mother left the kitchen for a moment and Maria got to try on her beautiful diamond ring . . . This is the story of a treasure thought to be lost in a batch of tamales; of a d

After the War Was Over - (Hardcover)

Book Synopsis At the start of his lifelong career, Magnum photographer Leonard Freed (1929-2006) lived in Amsterdam for many years, from 1957 to 1970. As an American Jew from a family of Russian immigrants, he felt at ease in this historic city with its liberal spirit and longstanding tradition of tolerance for Jews. Freed was fascinated by the remarkable postwar recovery of Jewish life in Amsterdam, where only 20,000 out of 80,000 Jews had survived the Shoah. This became the topic of his first major documentary project as a professional photog

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The Price of Immortality: The Race to Live Forever

In the tradition of Jon Ronson and Tim Wu, an absorbing and revelatory journey into the American Way of Defying Death . . . As longevity medicine revolutionizes the lives of many older people, the quest to take the next step�to live as long as we choose�has spurred a scientific arms race in search of the elixir of life, funded by Big Tech and Silicon Valley. Once the stuff of Mesopotamian mythology and episodes of Star Trek, the effort to make humans immortal is becoming increasingly credible as the pace of technological progress quickens. It h

A Home Under the Stars - Hardcover

Magical and heartfelt, A Home Under the Stars explores the difficulties and anxieties that accompany moving, as well as the journey to find a sense of belonging in a new place and to call it home. Moving from a rural house to an urban apartment, Toby feels tiny and lost in the vast, crowded city filled with unfamiliar sights and sounds. His moms try to comfort him, but their bedtime tradition of looking at the night sky together just makes Toby angry -- because the city lights hide his beloved stars. Without the stars, Toby isn't able to sleep

We Are Not from Here

Written by Jenny Torres Sanchez Published by Philomel Books May 19, 2020 In English A poignant novel of desperation, escape, and survival across the U.S.-Mexico border, inspired by current events.Pulga has his dreams.Chico has his grief.Pequeña has her pride.And these three teens have one another. But none of them have illusions about the town they've grown up in and the dangers that surround them. Even with th

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Shaking Up the House - Hardcover

A friendly prank war at the White House spirals out of control in this hilarious and heartfelt middle grade novel written by acclaimed author Yamile Saied M ndez and perfect for fans of President of the Whole Fifth Grade and Merci Su rez Changes Gears. Ingrid and Winnie L pez have lived at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue for eight years, but their friends Skylar and Zora Williams--the new first daughters--are about to move into the White House with their mom, the president-elect. What the Williamses don't know is that incoming presidents' families are

Timeless: Classic American Architecture for Contemporary Living

The Great American House: Tradition for the Way We Live Now|Hardcover

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Piece by Piece: The Story of Nisrin's Hijab - Hardcover

In this middle-grade graphic novel, Nisrin will have to rely on faith, friends, and family to help her recover after she is the target of a hate crime Nisrin is a 13-year-old Bangladeshi-American girl living in Milwaukie, Oregon, in 2002. As she nears the end of eighth grade, she gives a presentation for World Culture Day about Bangladesh while wearing a traditional cultural dress. On her way home, she is the victim of a hate crime when a man violently attacks her for wearing a headscarf. Deeply traumatized by the experience, Nisrin spends the

Back to the Cabin: More Inspiration for the Classic American Getaway - Hardcover

A yearning for smaller homes...simpler times! Architect and renowned “cabinologist” Dale Mulfinger rekindles our love of the iconic American cabin in Back to the Cabin. This latest book picks up where his best seller, The Cabin, left off, engaging readers with fresh insights and strategies for designing a contemporary cabin with all the charm of yesteryear. Renewing America’s long love affair with cabins. From rustic bungalows to log cabins, the bare-bones getaway house provides families with a sense of freedom from the everyday and the camarad

Shirley Jackson: Four Novels of the 1940s & 50s (LOA #336)

From the author of The Haunting of Hill House and We Have Always Lived in theCastle, four classic novels of subtle psychological horror. Shirley Jackson--the beloved author of The Lottery, The Haunting of HillHouse, and We Have Always Lived in the Castle--is more and more beingrecognized as one of the finest writers of the American gothic tradition, atrue heir of Edgar Allan Poe and Henry James. Now, Jackson's award-winningbiographer Ruth Franklin gathers the subtle, chilling, hypnotic novels withwhich she began her unique career. Her haunti

Measure and Construction of the Japanese House: 250 Plans and Sketches Plus Illustrations of Joinery (Hardcover)

A remarkable classic work on traditional Japanese architecture and how the style and features can serve as a model for contemporary residential buildings.With incredible detail (as well as numerous architectural plans and drawings), author and architect Heino Engel describes everything from room functions and the flexibility of partitions to the influence of human anatomy on Japanese units of measure. Rather than exploringwhythe traditional Japanese house is built the way it is, Engel delves into the practic

More Beautiful All-American Decoration

Interior designer Mark D. Sikes burst onto the publishing scene with his New York Times best-selling first book, Beautiful. His new book, aptly titled More Beautiful, picks up where the first left off, in a celebration of classic, all-American decorating. The rooms featured in More Beautiful are divided into five distinct styles, all of which exude the happiness that comes with surrounding oneself with things you love. "Traditional" is chockablock with vibrant color, antique furniture, and heady doses of trim and pattern. "Country" is a new tak