By Kit Hinrichs,Delphine Hirasuna,Gerard C. Wertkin,Terry Heffernan
By Lawrence T. Jones,Russell L. Martin,Roy Flukinger
In this publication, widespread collector Lawrence T. Jones III showcases essentially the most fascinating and traditionally very important glimpses of Texas historical past incorporated one of the 5 thousand photos within the assortment that bears his identify on the DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist collage. one of many nation’s so much accomplished and priceless Texas-related images collections, the Lawrence T. Jones III assortment records all points of Texas images from the years 1846–1945, together with infrequent examples of a number of the ideas practiced from its earliest days within the nation: daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, and paper print pictures in numerous formats.
The choices within the booklet function cartes de visite, cupboard playing cards, outsized images, stereographs, and extra. the topics of the images comprise accomplice and Union infantrymen and officials within the Civil conflict; Mexicans, together with rating army officers from the Mexican Revolution; and a large spectrum of Texan voters, together with African American, local American, Hispanic, and Caucasian girls, males, and children.
By Wallace K. Ewing Ph.D.,David H. Seibold D.D.S.
By Herbert Norris
Because continental models seriously inspired garments kinds of the English the Aristocracy, the textual content comprises short introductory reports of clothes worn in France, Italy, Spain, and Germany. each one bankruptcy makes a speciality of costumes of a selected interval, meticulously delineating not just the attractiveness of courtroom gown but in addition describing the quotidian clothing of the center and reduce sessions — from tradespeople and customary sailors to the peasantry or even courtroom jesters. as well as investigating a very wide selection of trendy clothing, the writer meticulously describes difficult headgear, hairstyles, jewellery, collars, shoes, and different cloth cabinet accessories.
Composed of 2 books certain as one, this rigorously researched and profusely illustrated quantity comprises 1,000 black-and-white figures (including diagrams exhibiting the development of assorted clothing and head coverings), 24 halftones, and 22 full-color plates, approximately all taken from modern assets, which brighten up this authoritative and exhaustive learn of interval garments, an quintessential source for style designers and historians and a stunning competition of residing historical past for the overall reader.
By Robert A. Sadowski
This thirty-eighth version boasts dozens of latest entries considering the fact that final year’s variation and contains a entire index and a consultant on the best way to competently and successfully use this ebook on the way to locate the industry price to your collectible glossy firearm. be sure the recent costs for any firearm you need to promote or exchange, even if its situation is in field, very good, or solid. With new introductory fabrics that each gun collector and strength client may still learn, this publication is the last word consultant to buying vintage or discontinued firearms. it doesn't matter what form of smooth firearm you personal or gather, the Gun Trader’s Guide should still stay shut at hand.
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By Hugh Shull,Gene D Mintz,Q David Bowers,Wendell Wolka
By Paul D. Rheingold
By R.S. Yeoman,Kenneth Bressett
By Bill Lenderking
By Jinx Coleman Broussard