Книга посвящена советскому патофизиологу и общественному деятелю, академику (1932) и вице-президент АН СССР (1942), академику АН УССР (1929), АН БССР (1939) и АМН СССР (1944), почётному члену оватт АН Грузинской ССР (1944), заслуженному деятелю науки РСФСР (1935), Герою Социалистического Труда (1944) Александру Александровичу Богомолец (1881 - 1946) Автор Нина Пицык. Серия: Жизнь замечательных людей.
Выдающимся композитором России "доглинковского" периода по праву считается Д С Бортнянский Он - один из основоположников русской национальной классической композиторской оватх школы В наше время все чаще звучат его знаменитые духовные хоровые концерты, в театрах и концертных залах исполняются его оперы, камерные и симфонические инструментальные произведения, сонаты Книга К П Ковалева - писателя и исследователя творчества знаменитого музыканта - рассказывает о жизни и творческом пути этого "Орфея реки Невы" Автор Константин Ковалев. Серия: Жизнь замечательных людей.
Book DescriptionThis splendid collection of designer handknits features photographs shot in beautiful Northern Ireland With more than 40 projects, there are pieces suited for every season and shape that take knitters from the beach to the ballroom Jackson brings a fashion designer's approach to handknits, showing knitters how simple stitches овауб can create lines and blocks of texture Traditional yarns-Irish tweeds and linens-and a few exotics materials such as strips of chambray, denim, gingham, and fur are combined to create innovative designs for women, men, and children Highlighting each design are photographs from locations around Northern Ireland, including Giant's Causeway, Mussenden Temple, the Mourne Mountains, Queen's University, the Ulster FolkMuseum, and historic Slieve Donard Hotel. 2004 г 168 стр ISBN 1893762181.
No temples, no palaces, no Mao badges, just the qualities of narrow spaces, congested streets, unremarkable buildings, changes in weather: everyday Beijing This 880-page, gray brick-shaped, hardcover artist's book comprises 1720 color video stills, captured at 5-minute intervals, from a 150-hour-long video work made by Ai Weiwei in October овауж 2003 Shot through the windshield of a moving vehicle traveling every road inside the Fourth Ring Road in Beijing, the work documents the interstitialspaces in Beijing and reflects on time, location, behavior, and change in Beijing Also included are the maps used to make the road video Автор Ai Weiwei. Издательство: Timezone 8, 2005 г Твердый переплет, 880 стр ISBN 9889726211.
Gary Ladd conresses, "I'm not really so much a photographer as just a nosy soul interested in the canyons " But, Gary Ladd is far more than a mere observer For him, photographing the wondrous and ever-changing beauty of both the Grand Canyon and Lake Powell has become an obsession Ladd has hiked and camped the Grand Canyon over 70 times in оваук over two decades, often carrying 80-pound packs of camera gear, and rowed a wooden dory through the Grand Canyon, to capture the images you seehere His large-format images of scattered sunlight reverberating off the wind-sculpted canyon walls, the crosscrossing pattern of rippling water, the sharp, red jags of rock, the pinks petals of the redbud tree, illuminate the landscapes' splendor Автор Gary Ladd Гэри Ладд. Издательство: Stephens Press, 2003 г Твердый переплет, 160 стр ISBN 1932173013.
Peter Beard: Scrapbooks from Africa And Beyond артикул 1982a.
Peter Beard: Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond is a colorful and definitive portrait of a man of all seasons, a man in love with people and places, a passionate man, an obsessed man constantly passing from one dimension to another The book and film follow the inner drama of one of the great creative spirits Like the colorful marginalia of the notebooks оватф he's kept since his youth, it is collage drawn from life itself Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond reveals a mixture of seriousness and wit, and rests upon Peter Beard's skills as a storyteller A person cannot experience the intensity of life such as Beard hassuffer such scrapes and bruises associated with the adventurer's lifewithout being lively company A series of incisive and never before published interviews by British journalist Edward Behr form the backbone of Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond that takes viewers to three continents Beard lives in the present and here we are offered a rare experience to observe how he captures the essence of each moment Marked by a sense of intimacy and sincerity, Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond shows Beard at work shooting nudes and fashion, with his family and friends, the native Kenyans he lived near and works with or just one-on-one, in candid and revealing scenes that underscore his life's work In Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond, Beard's adventures and the substance of his work are united as one The iconic photographs of his legendary past are revisited and for the first time we read and hear the stories about the making of Beard's first book End of the Game, his appearance in the underground classic, "Hallelujah the Hills," his fortuitous meeting with British painter, Francis Bacon, and his youthful acquaintance with Karen Blixen Beard's epic notebooks, bound with ink, blood, photographs and the detritus of life on the road are matched here by his recollections of the remnants of Kenya's colonial past Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond establishes the context in which Peter Beard came to Kenya and made his home there On Lake Rudolph, the world's largest desert lake, Beard tells us of the months he spent there studying crocodiles as a young man At Hog Ranch, in the suburbs of Nairobi, viewers see how Beard lives with his pictures, paintings, friends and animals In the United States, Beard walks the streets of Manhattan in a blazer, sari and sandals, hardly recognizing his city, telling us why he desired another place On the beaches of Montauk, he reminiscences about the decadent 1970s, Warhol, the Factory and Pop Art The photographs shown and described in Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond record Beard's milieu, the eras he survived, as well as the bygone past which drew him to the "dark continent" in the first place Film narrated by award-winning actress, Charlotte Rampling, with rare footage of Francis Bacon, Jonas Mekas, Andy Warhol, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, John F Kennedy, Jr and Mick Jagger among numerous others "The merit of Scrapbooks From Africa and Beyond is to show the real Peter Beard The legend is almost perfect"- LibA©ration. Издательство: Empire, 2007 г Твердый переплет, 115 стр ISBN 0977900843.
The Cuban Filmography, 1897 Through 2001 артикул 1984a.
Book DescriptionOn January 24, 1897, an event took place that would change Cuban culture forever: the first moving pictures were shown in Havana A couple of weeks later, on February 7, the first movie was filmed on the island Since then, cinematographyand Cuba have shared peculiar and innate connections, as their beginnings roughly coincide and оватя Cubans are living in both the age of independence and revolution and the age of film This work is a filmography of every Cuban film (including documentaries, shorts, and cartoons) released from 1897, the first year films were shown and made in Cuba, through 2001 Each entry gives the original title of the film, the English translation of it, director, production company or companies, year of release, blackand white or color, total running time, writing credits if the film is based on a story or novel, animation credits if the film is a cartoon, music credits if music has been written specifically for the film, cast credits, and a synopsis and short critical evaluation The work also provides comments on the relationship between Cuban film and history, and the changes that have taken place over the years in themes, topics, methods, and other aspects of filmmaking in Cuba. 2003 г 224 стр ISBN 0786412755.
Tribeca Talks артикул 1986a.
Book DescriptionThe Tribeca Film Festival brings together film lovers from around New York City and around the world to watch and discuss the newest U S and international independent and studio films In addition to the film program is the Tribeca Talkspanel series that includes one-on-one discussions with influential filmmakers This publication овауе is a collection of transcripts from the Tribeca Talks panels of 2002 and 2003 Featured are documents from nine panels, including: New York, New York: A Movie Maker's Muse with Martin Scorsese, Jay Cocks, and Richard Prince, moderated by Nick Davis; In Love, in the Movies with Lauren Bacall, James Harvey, Paul Rudnick, and Jennifer Westfeldt, moderated by Nora Ephron; What's So Funny? Laughterin the Movies with Jay Roach, Paul Rudnick, Trey Parker, and Matt Stone, moderated by Lisa Birnbach; and Actors on Acting with Roger Bart, Edie Falco, Helen Hunt, Holly Hunter, and Paul Rudd, moderated by Peter Bart The introduction by James Sanders explores the history and urban character of Tribeca, including the arrival of the film community in the 1990s, the impact of September 11th, and the subsequent birth of the Tribeca Film Festival under the auspices of the Tribeca Film Institute (founded in 2002 by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, Martin Scorsese, and Craig Hatkoff) Also included are special selections of favorite New York films by Martin Scorsese and Peter Scarlet, plus quotes from New York filmmakers like Ron Howard, Sydney Lumet, Harold Ramis, and Nora Ephron, as well as a brief glossary and an index of the films shown in the festival's first two years Featuring conversations about the movies with Martin Scorsese, Jay Cocks, Richard Prince, Nick Davis, Lauren Bacall, James Harvey, Paul Rudnick, Jennifer Westfeldt, Nora Ephron, Jay Roach, Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Lisa Birnbach, Roger Bart, Edie Falco, Helen Hunt, Holly Hunter, Paul Rudd, and Peter Bart Edited by Germano Celant Introduction by James Sanders Paperback, 6 x 9 5 in / 356 pgs / 100 color and 50 b&w. 2004 г 271 стр ISBN 888702930X.
Spiritual Cinema артикул 1988a.
Book DescriptionWould you like to discover a new world of movies that expands your mind, warms your hearts and stirs your soul? If so, this book is sure to become a valuable resource for you Here you will find a treasure trove of films that inspire you and celebrate every aspect of the human spirit Spiritual Cinema asks the big questions about life and овауй living: Who are we? Why are we here? Where are we bound? and What can we become when we live at our highest level of potential? This book can lightyour path to hundreds of hours of inspiration and wisdom. 2005 г 169 стр ISBN 1401907024.
The Rough Guide to Kids' Movies 1 (Rough Guide Sports/Pop Culture) артикул 1990a.
Book Description"Want to enjoy a movie with your children but not sure which ones may be appropriate or 'up their alley?' 'The Rough Guide to Kids' Movies: 100s of Movies and DVDs Reviewed from the Wizard of Oz to Harry Potter' by Paul Simpson can help, with over 250 reviews of children's movies from yesteryear up to today And the reviews are arranged оваун according to genre, so whether you're in the mood for a comedy, a fantasy, a western or otherwise, it's just a quick flip to the right flick for you and yours " -Parents Express Kids Movies: Where do you start? There are thousands of them out on video and DVD, and life (or at least, childhood) is too short to discover the gems, or endure the dross Which is where this Rough Guide comes in, reviewing the best kids films, from action to fantasy to westerns Features include: Reviews of more than 400 kids movies, celebrating recent hits such as Finding Nemo and Elf, as well as classics like The Wizard of Oz, Wallace & Gromit and lesser-known gems like Miyazakis Kikis Delivery Service Coverage of grown up movies, from James Bond to Jane Austen, which should divert and delight older kids Advice on content and suitability of each film, noting scenes or language which might disturb younger viewers or their parents!. 2004 г 303 стр ISBN 1843533464.