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  • Interaction of Color

    Interaction of Color
    av Josef Albers

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300179354

    "One of the most important books on color ever written."-Michael Hession, Gizmodo "Interaction of Color with its illuminating visual exercises and mind-bending optical illusions, remains an indispensable blueprint to the art of seeing. . . . An esse…

  • The Atlas of AI

    The Atlas of AI
    av Kate Crawford

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300209570

    The hidden costs of artificial intelligence, from natural resources and labor to privacy, equality, and freedom "Eloquent, clear and profound-this volume is a classic for our times. It draws our attention away from the bright shiny objects of the ne…

  • The Master and His Emissary

    The Master and His Emissary
    av Iain McGilchrist

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300245929

    A pioneering exploration of the differences between the brain's right and left hemispheres and their effects on society, history, and culture "Persuasively argues that our society is suffering from the consequences of an over-dominant left hemispher…

  • Epidemics and Society

    Epidemics and Society
    av Frank M. Snowden

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300256390

    A "brilliant and sobering" (Paul Kennedy, Wall Street Journal) look at the history and human costs of pandemic outbreaks As seen on "60 Minutes" The World Economic Forum #1 book to read for context on the coronavirus outbreak This sweeping explorati…

  • Against the Grain

    Against the Grain
    av James C. Scott

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300240214

    An Economist Best History Book 2017 "History as it should be written."-Barry Cunliffe, Guardian "Scott hits the nail squarely on the head by exposing the staggering price our ancestors paid for civilization and political order."-Walter Scheidel, Fin…

  • Belarus

    av Andrew Wilson

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300259216

    A comprehensive and revelatory history of modern Belarus - from independence to 2020's contested election In 2020 Belarus made headlines around the world when protests erupted in the aftermath of a fraught presidential election. Andrew Wilson explor…

  • Walden

    av Henry David Thoreau

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300110081

    "The most accurate and readable text of Thoreau's masterpiece."-Joel Porte, author of Consciousness and Culture: Emerson and Thoreau Reviewed This handsome, affordable paperback edition of Walden is the most authoritative version of Henry David Thor…

  • Crush

    av Richard Siken

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300246308

    Finalist for the 2005 National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry-an erotic, powerful collection "One of the best books of contemporary poetry."-Victoria Chang, Huffington Post "Vital, immediate, and cinematic in scope."-Library Journal (Best Poetr…

  • Crush

    av Richard Siken

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300107890

    Announcing the 2004 winner of the Yale Younger Poets competition, North America's oldest annual literary prize. Richard Siken's Crush, selected as the 2004 winner of the Yale Younger Poets prize, is a powerful collection of poems driven by obsession…

  • Contesting Democracy

    Contesting Democracy
    av Jan-Werner Muller

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300194128

    In this brilliant guide to modern European political ideas and thinkers spans the twentieth century, the author illuminates both the twentieth-century's ideological extremes and how Europeans built lasting liberal democracies in the second half of t…

  • Seeing Like a State

    Seeing Like a State
    av James C. Scott

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300246759

    "One of the most profound and illuminating studies of this century to have been published in recent decades."-John Gray, New York Times Book Review "A powerful, and in many insightful, explanation as to why grandiose programs of social reform, not t…

  • The Voynich Manuscript

    The Voynich Manuscript

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300217230

    The first authorized copy of this mysterious, much-speculated-upon, one-of-a-kind, centuries-old puzzle "For the first time, a complete reproduction [of] The Voynich Manuscript, has been published, featuring essays exploring what is known about the…

  • Louis Vuitton: The Complete Fashion Collections

    Louis Vuitton: The Complete Fashion Collections

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300233360

    Two decades of fashion history in the making at Louis Vuitton, told through a sumptuous array of images straight from the catwalk " A] stylish coffee table book... to liven up your living space."--Lauren Eggertsen, Who What Wear Founded as a luxury…

  • Fashion and Politics

    Fashion and Politics
    av Djurdja Bartlett

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300238860

    A timely and splendidly illustrated global exploration of the complex intersections of fashion and politics from the mid-19th century to the present day Taking a multifaceted look at a topic of widespread fascination, this pioneering book presents n…

  • The Madwoman in the Attic

    The Madwoman in the Attic
    av Sandra M. Gilbert

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300246728

    "A feminist classic."-Judith Shulevitz, New York Times Book Review "A pivotal book, one of those after which we will never think the same again."-Carolyn G. Heilbrun, Washington Post Book World A pathbreaking book of literary criticism is now reissu…

  • The Great Delusion

    The Great Delusion
    av John J. Mearsheimer

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300248562

    A renowned scholar argues that liberal hegemony-the policy America has pursued since the Cold War ended-is doomed to fail Named a Financial Times Best Book of 2018 "Idealists as well as realists need to read this systematic tour de force."-Robert D.…

  • The Great Delusion

    The Great Delusion
    av John J. Mearsheimer

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300234190

    A renowned scholar argues that liberal hegemony-the policy America has pursued since the Cold War ended-is doomed to fail Named a Financial Times Best Book of 2018 "Idealists as well as realists need to read this systematic tour de force."-Robert D.…

  • Death in Ancient Rome

    Death in Ancient Rome
    av Catharine Edwards

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300217278

    For the Romans, the manner of a person's death was the most telling indication of their true character. Death revealed the true patriot, the genuine philosopher, even the great artist - and certainly the faithful Christian. Catharine Edwards draws o…

  • The Passage to Europe

    The Passage to Europe
    av Luuk van Middelaar

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300255126

    The untold story of the crises and compromises that united a continent "A work of impressive scholarship and historical imagination, . . . unlike anything written about the EU before or since"-Perry Anderson, London Review of Books As financial turm…

  • Existentialism Is a Humanism

    Existentialism Is a Humanism
    av Jean-Paul Sartre

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300115468

    A fresh translation of two seminal works of existentialism "To understand Jean-Paul Sartre is to understand something important about the present time."--Iris Murdoch "Sartre matters because so many fundamental points of his analysis of the human r…

  • I Live in the Slums

    I Live in the Slums
    av Can Xue

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300247435

    Longlisted for the 2021 International Booker Prize A major new collection of stories by one of the most exciting and creative voices in contemporary Chinese literature Can Xue's stories observe no obvious conventions of plot or characterization. Tha…

  • The Craftsman

    The Craftsman
    av Richard Sennett

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300151190

    In his most ambitious book to date, Richard Sennett offers an original perspective on craftsmanship and its close connections to work and ethical values Craftsmanship, says Richard Sennett, names the basic human impulse to do a job well for its own…

  • History's Greatest Heist

    History's Greatest Heist
    av Sean McMeekin

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300135589

    Historians have never resolved a central mystery of the Russian Revolution: How did the Bolsheviks, despite facing a world of enemies and leaving nothing but economic ruin in their path, manage to stay in power through five long years of civil war?…

  • Miyazakiworld

    av Susan Napier

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300248593

    The story of filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki's life and work, including his significant impact on Japan and the world-"an essential work in anime scholarship." (Angelica Frey, Hyperallergic) A thirtieth-century toxic jungle, a bathhouse for tired gods, a r…

  • Rwanda

    av Susan Thomson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300197396

    A sobering study of the troubled African nation, both pre- and post-genocide, and its uncertain future The brutal civil war between Hutu and Tutsi factions in Rwanda ended in 1994 when the Rwandan Patriotic Front came to power and embarked on an amb…

  • The Human Planet: How We Created the Anthropocene

    The Human Planet: How We Created the Anthropocene
    av Simon L. Lewis, Mark A. Maslin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300232172

    A remarkable exploration of the science, history, and politics of the Anthropocene, one of the most important scientific ideas of our time, from two world-renowned expertsMeteorites, mega-volcanoes, and plate tectonics--the old forces of nature--hav…

  • Clairvoyant of the Small

    Clairvoyant of the Small
    av Susan Bernofsky

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300220643

    The first English-language biography of one of the great literary talents of the twentieth century, written by his award-winning translator "Bernofsky takes us into the heart of an artist's life/work struggles, brilliantly illuminating Walser's exqu…

  • Rethinking the Holocaust

    Rethinking the Holocaust
    av Yehuda Bauer

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300093001

    Yehuda Bauer, one of the world's premier historians of the Holocaust, here presents an insightful overview and reconsideration of its history and meaning. Drawing on research he and other historians have done in recent years, he offers fresh opinion…

  • Causal Inference

    Causal Inference
    av Scott Cunningham

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300251685

    An accessible, contemporary introduction to the methods for determining cause and effect in the social sciences "Causation versus correlation has been the basis of arguments-economic and otherwise-since the beginning of time. Causal Inference: The M…

  • Three Thousand Years of Chinese Painting

    Three Thousand Years of Chinese Painting
    av Richard Barnhart

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300094473

    From Neolithic painted petroglyphs, early paintings on silk, and landscapes by twelfth-century literati to the traditional handscrolls being produced today, Chinese painting has always had the power to enthrall. This magnificent book, written by a t…

  • Henry Scott Tuke

    Henry Scott Tuke

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300247589

    A timely survey of this significant British artist and the complexities surrounding his work and reputation today Famed for his depictions of sun, sea, and sailing during a late Victorian and Edwardian golden age, the British painter Henry Scott Tuk…

  • The Volga

    The Volga
    av Janet M. Hartley

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300245646

    A rich and fascinating exploration of the Volga-the first to fully reveal its vital place in Russian history "A work of masterful condensation [and] commanding storytelling."-Matthew Janney, Spectator "'Without the Volga, there would be no Russia.'…

  • The Theory That Would Not Die

    The Theory That Would Not Die
    av Sharon Bertsch McGrayne

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300188226

    A vivid account of the generations-long dispute over Bayes' rule, one of the greatest breakthroughs in the history of applied mathematics and statistics "An intellectual romp touching on, among other topics, military ingenuity, the origins of modern…

  • Materialism

    av Terry Eagleton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300246629

    A brilliant introduction to the philosophical concept of materialism and its relevance to contemporary science and culture In this eye-opening, intellectually stimulating appreciation of a fascinating school of philosophy, Terry Eagleton makes a pow…

  • Stalin

    av Oleg Khlevniuk

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300219784

    The most authoritative and engrossing biography of the notorious dictator ever written Josef Stalin exercised supreme power in the Soviet Union from 1929 until his death in 1953. During that quarter-century, by Oleg Khlevniuk's estimate, he caused t…

  • A World Safe for Democracy

    A World Safe for Democracy
    av G. John Ikenberry

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300230987

    A sweeping account of the rise and evolution of liberal internationalism in the modern era "The crowning achievement of [Ikenberry's] decades-long work explaining and defending the liberal international order." -Michael Hirsch, Foreign Affairs "A th…

  • Exposed


    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300208863

    A beautifully illustrated overview of women's undergarments from the 18th century to the present, with a focus on history, fashion, and craftsmanship Lingerie is a subject of enduring fascination. As the final barrier to the fully nude body, it is s…

  • Alexander McQueen

    Alexander McQueen
    av Andrew Bolton

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300169782

    Celebrating the astounding creativity and originality of designer Alexander McQueen, who relentlessly questioned and confronted the requisites of fashion "An authoritative and moving insight into the legacy of the British designer."-Carola Long, Fin…

  • Tudor Textiles

    Tudor Textiles
    av Eleri Lynn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300244120

    A detailed study of Tudor textiles, highlighting their extravagant beauty and their impact on the royal court, fashion, and taste At the Tudor Court, textiles were ubiquitous in decor and ceremony. Tapestries, embroideries, carpets, and hangings wer…

  • Tudor Textiles

    Tudor Textiles

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300260571

    A detailed study of Tudor textiles, highlighting their extravagant beauty and their impact on the royal court, fashion, and taste At the Tudor Court, textiles were ubiquitous in decor and ceremony. Tapestries, embroideries, carpets, and hangings wer…

  • How to Read Chinese Paintings

    How to Read Chinese Paintings
    av Maxwell K. Hearn

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300141870

    The Chinese often use the expression du hua, "to read a painting," in connection with their study and appreciation of such works. This volume closely "reads" thirty-six masterpieces of Chinese painting from the encyclopedic collection of The Metropo…

  • Of Africa

    Of Africa
    av Wole Soyinka

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300198331

    A Nobel laureate offers a keen, thought-provoking analysis of Africa's current crises and points the way to cultural and political renewal A member of the unique generation of African writers and intellectuals who came of age in the last days of col…

  • Amazing Rare Things

    Amazing Rare Things
    av David Attenborough

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300215724

    A gorgeously illustrated volume devoted to the natural history drawings and watercolors of Leonardo da Vinci and other outstanding artists of the Age of Discovery From the fifteenth century onwards, as European explorers sailed forth on grand voyage…

  • Europe Between the Oceans

    Europe Between the Oceans
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300170863

    A sensational, interdisciplinary work which entirely reorients our understanding of Europe from 10,000 BC to the time of the Vikings In this magnificent book, distinguished archaeologist Barry Cunliffe reframes our entire conception of early Europea…

  • Why I Am Not a Buddhist

    Why I Am Not a Buddhist
    av Evan Thompson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300226553

    A provocative essay challenging the idea of Buddhist exceptionalism, from one of the world's most widely respected philosophers and writers on Buddhism and science Buddhism has become a uniquely favored religion in our modern age. A burgeoning numbe…

  • Emperor

    av Geoffrey Parker

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300254860

    Drawing on vital new evidence, a top historian dramatically reinterprets the ruler of the world's first transatlantic empire The life of Emperor Charles V (1500-1558), ruler of Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, and much of Italy and Central and South…

  • The Anglo-Saxon World

    The Anglo-Saxon World
    av M. J. Ryan

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300216134

    The Anglo-Saxon period, stretching from the fifth to the late eleventh century, begins with the Roman retreat from the Western world and ends with the Norman takeover of England. Between these epochal events, many of the contours and patterns of Eng…

  • The Voice Catchers

    The Voice Catchers
    av Joseph Turow

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300248036

    Your voice as biometric data, and how marketers are using it to manipulate you Only three decades ago, it was inconceivable that virtually entire populations would be carrying around wireless phones wherever they went, or that peoples' exact locatio…

  • The Persians

    The Persians
    av Homa Katouzian

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300169324

    In recent years, Iran has gained attention mostly for negative reasons-its authoritarian religious government, disputed nuclear program, and controversial role in the Middle East-but there is much more to the story of this ancient land than can be g…

  • If Mayors Ruled the World

    If Mayors Ruled the World
    av Benjamin R. Barber

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300209327

    Can cities solve the biggest problems of the twenty-first century better than nations? Is the city democracy's best hope? In the face of the most perilous challenges of our time-climate change, terrorism, poverty, and trafficking of drugs, guns, and…

  • Ibsen's Kingdom

    Ibsen's Kingdom
    av Evert Sprinchorn

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300228663

    A major biography of one of the most important figures in modern drama, evoked through a biographical reading of his plays Nineteenth-century Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen achieved unparalleled success in his lifetime and remains one of the most…

  • Web Style Guide, 4th Edition

    Web Style Guide, 4th Edition
    av Patrick J. Lynch

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300211658

    A classic reference book on user interface design and graphic design for web sites, updated to reflect a rapidly changing market Consistently praised as the best volume on classic elements of web site design, Web Style Guide has sold many thousands…

  • An Autobiography or The Story of My Experiments with Truth

    An Autobiography or The Story of My Experiments with Truth
    av M. K. Gandhi

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300234077

    In the mid-1920s, prompted by a "small, still voice" that encouraged him to lay bare what was known only to him and his God, M. K. Gandhi began writing and publishing his autobiography. Drafted during a period of intensive fasting and "in-dwelling"…