“Alarming and timely, Justice Failed is a must-read for anyone hoping to better understand the reality of modern American criminal justice.”
If you were expecting a visual and written history of this heritage brand and its products you might be sorely disappointed with Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation.
“No other species puts so much effort into exploring imaginary territories, nor does it seem so determined to turn the make-believe into the real.”
"This slender little book . . . is a treasure."
“Blind Injustice provides great insight into how wrongful convictions happen in a system designed to avoid them.”
“The way we conceive of art traditionally, and how it is intrinsically linked to drawing, design, and painting, owes its popularization, if not its origin, to Vasa
Biographer James Thomas Flexner has called George Washington the “indispensable man” of the American Revolution.
It’s a bit difficult to wrap your head around that fact that Fiorucci is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Breathing regulates our everyday experience. What if we could change our lives by changing our breathing?
When a juvenile commits a crime, the constituents of the criminal justice system must answer a question: Is the kid a criminal, or is the criminal a kid?
Historians, like archeologists, play an invaluable role uncovering all-but-forgotten people of the past, thus helping provide a better picture of the present.
“Visually and intellectually stimulating.”
It is a rare occurrence that any designer or brand has two books published, both of which are singularly devoted to their oeuvre, let alone a Generation X designer whose name is hardly one that fal
Spanning a course of over 300 years (1277–early 1600s) and encompassing a legacy of no fewer than 50 Popes (Pope Nicholas III–Clement VIII), Art of Renaissance Rome provides a narrow cross
It is easy to make war and very hard to make peace. The experience of the Allies after the Great War shows that a flawed peace will only lead to more war.
“Readers will shout and stomp; snort and yell, while reading Nasty Women. It is the perfect weapon for dispensing gut-ripping vitriol in the privacy of your own mind.”
What comes to mind with this book is the slogan used in the ’50s: “often imitated never duplicated.”
“Art Up Close contains great variety, excellent selection, and attractive presentation: a wonderful way to teach art history.”
“provides a fresh perspective on the strategic options each combatant faced as the once European war became truly global in 1941 . . .”
“What better way could one take a journey in an easy chair?”
Joan Marie Johnson’s new book Funding Feminism offers an important and accessible (if occasionally redundant) contribution to both academic and lay audiences interested in women’s history
“exquisitely written, masterfully spoken from the heart.”
“one can only hope that many more writers will tackle the methodology of untruth—well beyond Conway’s technique—during this bizarre and perilous political era.”
“an important barometer of youth mental health and reminder of the insidious ways that technology can swiftly reshape society right under our noses.”
Carrie Boretz’s Street is not just another collection of New York City photographs.