An ancient activity that was once a vital survival skill, hunting remains a widespread exercise for millions. The Hunting Book offers a wide-ranging view of the sport, from its history to the art, clothing, and custom weaponry hunters have used through the years. Presented from an international perspective, the book also provides tips for hunting equipment and accessories, along with a guide to the best hunting grounds around the world.
Since their humble beginnings in 1903 in Milwaukee, Harley-Davidson has grown to become one of the largest motorcycle makers in the world. The Harley-Davidson Book not only traces the brand's history, but also provides a photographic catalog of the bikes themselves, along with customized "hogs", celebrity owners, and events and gatherings of fans who are among the most brand-loyal in the world. From panheads to knuckleheads to shovelheads, choppers, EVOs, flat trackers and everything in between, this hardbound book is a fitting tribute to an American classic that has shaped the motorcycle world.
Originally published in 2013 to celebrate Aston Martin's 100th anniversary, this hardbound tribute was just re-issued with a new cover in a more compact edition. Known globally for their beautiful design, the iconic British carmaker's best work is showcased in full color throughout the book, from the Le-Mans winning DB2 to the six-cylinder DB5 favored by both Sean Connery and Daniel Craig in their roles as James Bond. All the images in the 304-page book were taken by René Staud, one of the top automotive photographers in the world who has previously published bestselling books on the Mercedes 300 SL and the Porsche 911.
304 pages / 160 color photographs
This summer is the 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing, and the images from that and each of the Apollo missions are as powerful now as when they were first unveiled. This hardbound book features the best shots captured by the astronauts, many of which were previously unpublished from the NASA archives. The authors chose 225 photos after each was meticulously digitized for an even more striking look at one of humanity's most impressive achievements. Along with the images, the book includes insider facts and insights into the Apollo missions, along with a Foreword from NASA astronaut Walter Cunningham.
320 Pages / 160 Color Photographs / 95 B&W Photographs