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Rockers and Rollers: A Full-Throttle Memoir

by Brian Johnson HarperCollins e-books (May 24, 2011)

From PinkCadillac to Low Rider to Little Red Corvette, rock music hasalways had a racy love affair with cars. And AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson isnot only a rock legend, second-to-none at infusing razor-sharp...


The Illustrated History of Guns

by The Berman Museum of World History, Chuck Wills & Robert Lindley Skyhorse (November 25, 2014)

See the history of civilization through the world’s most deadly and fascinating firearms!

The Illustrated History of Guns is a comprehensive look at the often deadly, sometimes surprising, always fascinating...


Thirteen Soldiers

by John McCain & Mark Salter Simon & Schuster (November 11, 2014)

A personal history of war from bestselling authors John McCain and Mark Salter, told through the stories of thirteen remarkable American soldiers who fought in the nation’s major military conflicts, from the...


The Film Appreciation Book

by Jim Piper Allworth (November 18, 2014)

This is a book for cinephiles, pure and simple. Author and filmmaker, Jim Piper, shares his vast knowledge of film and analyzes the most striking components of the best movies ever made. From directing to cinematography,...


Ashley's War

by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon Harper (April 21, 2015)

In 2010, the Army created Cultural Support Teams, a secret pilot program to insert women alongside Special Operations soldiers battling in Afghanistan. The Army reasoned that women could play a unique role on...


Gun Trader's Guide to Collectible Knives

by Mike Robuck Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

The Gun Trader’s Guide is the standard reference for collectors, curators, dealers, shooters, and gun enthusiasts, and now is extending their influence to collectible knives. Focusing mainly on old and out...


Art on Skin

by Marcel Brousseau, Nancy Hajeski, Lisa Purcell & Troy Timpel et al. Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

A celebration of all things tattoo, this visually appealing wealth of tattoo knowledge will have you running for the nearest tattoo artist. The twenty-first century has seen a boom in tattooing, with millions...


Percussion Revolvers

by Mike Cumpston & Johnny Bates Skyhorse (July 01, 2014)

A fascinating look at the history and development of the revolver.

Highly detailed and informative, Percussion Revolvers explores the advent, development, and use of precartridge revolvers during the middle years...


The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass

by Lisl Armstrong & Mary Beth Beuke Skyhorse (June 24, 2014)

As the owner of one of the world's most elaborate sea glass collections, Mary Beth Beuke gets to talk about these prized ocean gems on a daily basis. Unfortunately, with each passing day, sea glass becomes more...


Do Not Sell At Any Price

by Amanda Petrusich Scribner (July 08, 2014)

“A thoughtful, entertaining history of obsessed music collectors and their quest for rare early 78 rpm records” (Los Angeles Times), Do Not Sell at Any Price is a fascinating, complex story of preservation,...


The Care of Fine Books

by Jane Greenfield, Nicholas A. Basbanes & Nick Lyons Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

The Care of Fine Books is a thorough, readable guide to caring for books of value. From a discussion of the various techniques and materials used in bookbinding to advice on handling and storage, Jane Greenfield...


Scouts in Bondage

by Michael Bell Simon & Schuster (October 02, 2007)

Step inside Michael Bell's antiquarian bookshop, stocked with rare and fine collectibles of infinite variety, from Book of Blank Maps, With Instructions, to Autobiography of the Best Abused Man in the World....


The Official eBay Guide to Buying, Selling, and Collecting Just About Anything

by Michael Kaiser, Laura Fisher Kaiser & Pierre Omidyar Touchstone (May 11, 2010)

HAPPY HUNTING™ ON eBay

Aunt Fannie's cameo pin collection...the cartoon-character lunch boxes you had in third grade...that cast-iron doorstop you bought for $2 but is really worth $200....Whether you're a busy...


Company Man

by John Rizzo Scribner (January 07, 2014)

The “revealing” (The New Yorker) insider history of the CIA from a lawyer with a “front-row seat on the hidden world of intelligence” (The Washington Post). Former CIA director George J. Tenet called...


The Root of Wild Madder

by Brian Murphy Simon & Schuster (July 26, 2005)

Wisdom of a Turkmen proverb.

The Root of Wild Madder opens with an invitation that flows from the same ancient inspiration. "A carpet is poetry itself," an Iranian carpet merchant declares to author Brian Murphy....


Antiques Roadshow Behind the Scenes

by Marsha Bemko & Mark L. Walberg Touchstone (December 01, 2009)

An all-access pass to America's first (and favorite) reality television program -- boasting over ten million viewers each week -- Antiques Roadshow!

If you're a fan of PBS's top-rated Antiques Roadshow, you've...


American Heroes

by Oliver North Threshold Editions (November 05, 2013)

From the New York Times bestselling author of Heroes Proved, a moving collection of “straightforward, honest testimonials to the courage American troops display on and off the battlefield” (Kirkus Reviews...


Kitchen Things

by Richard Snodgrass Skyhorse (November 01, 2013)

Many home cooks—and professionals, as well—swear by the tried-and-true implements they’ve used for years: the Foley Food Mill that works like a charm every time; the manually operated juicer that’s a...


Auto Biography

by Earl Swift It Books (May 06, 2014)

A brilliant blend of Shop Class as Soulcraft and The Orchid Thief, Earl Swift's wise, funny, and captivating Auto Biography follows an outlaw auto dealer as he struggles to save a rusted '57 Chevy—a car that...


Super Snipers

by Soldier of Fortune Magazine Editors Skyhorse (October 08, 2013)

In Super Snipers, the editors of Soldier of Fortune show readers the ways of the expert sniper in forty stories from those who have mastered the craft.

Becoming an elite sniper involves more than learning how...


Making It in the Art World

by Brainard Carey Allworth (November 11, 2011)

Learn how today’s artists survive, exhibit, and earn money, without selling out! This book explains how to be a professional artist and new methods to define and realize what success means. Whether you’re...


Watch Repair for Beginners

by Harold C. Kelly Skyhorse (February 01, 2012)

First written by the definitive expert in 1957, Watch Repair for Beginners is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know how to fix their own watch. Learn what horology is; the basics of watch and clock repairing;...


Abbott's American Watchmaker

by Henry G. Abbott Skyhorse (January 04, 2012)

Back in all its original prestige Abbott’s American Watchmaker and Jeweler remains the ultimate resource for watchmaking and jewelry craftsmanship. No aspect of the trade goes uncovered in this distinctly...


Secret History of the Iraq War

by Yossef Bodansky HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

In the months leading up to March 2003, fresh from its swift and heady victory in Afghanistan, the Bush administration mobilized the United States armed forces to overthrow the government of Iraq. Eight months...


Shane Comes Home

by Rinker Buck HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

On March 21, 2003, while leading a rifle platoon into combat, Marine Lieutenant Shane Childers became the first combat fatality of the Iraq War. In this gripping, beautifully written personal history, award-winning...


The Taliban Don't Wave

by Robert Semrau HarperCollins Publishers (May 28, 2013)

Captain Robert Semraus military trial made international headlines—a Canadian soldier serving in Afghanistan arrested for allegedly killing a grievously wounded Taliban soldier in the field. The trial and...


Star Product Designers

by Irene Alegre Harper Design (September 17, 2013)

Includes 350 illustrations and full-color photographs

Star Product Designers offers an insider's look at the best product designers working today. With the goal of eliminating the need for instruction manuals,...


The Trident

by Jason Redman & John Bruning William Morrow (November 05, 2013)

Decorated US Navy SEAL lieutenant Jason Redman served his country courageously and with distinction in Colombia, Peru, Afghanistan, and Iraq, where he commanded mobility and assault forces. He conducted over...


The Hands of War

by Marione Ingram & Keith Lowe Skyhorse (February 22, 2013)

Marione Ingram grew up in Hamburg, Germany, in the late 1930s and early 1940s. She was German. She was Jewish. She was a survivor.  This is her story.

As a young girl, Marione was aware that people of the Jewish...


Guide to Getting Arts Grants

by Ellen Liberatori Allworth (September 07, 2010)

Get that arts grant and be more independent! In this book, artists and arts groups will find all they need to know to support themselves through grants and special projects. This expert guide, written by an...


Selling Graphic and Web Design

by Donald Sparkman Allworth (September 07, 2010)

Expert guidance on selling graphic design, in print and online. Attract today’s savvy design clients! A veteran designer who turned his small business into a multimillion-dollar new-media company shares his...


Selling Art Without Galleries

by Daniel Grant Allworth (September 21, 2010)

The first guide to selling art independently. This comprehensive resource shows artists how to make a living from their art—without relying on galleries. Through interviews with a range of successful artists,...


The Law (in Plain English) for Galleries

by Leonard D. Duboff Allworth (July 01, 1999)

The second edition of this definitive guide is for gallery owners, dealers, and artists' reps who want to understand the law and successfully tackle the business and legal issues they face every day in their...


The Fine Artist's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotion

by Julius Vitali Allworth (August 01, 2003)

Filled with innovative tips and advice for the fine artist on a budget, The Fine Artist's Guide to Marketing and Self-Promotion teaches you how to function as your own press agent. Learn how to create attention...


Inside the Business of Illustration

by Steven Heller & Marshall Arisman Allworth (October 01, 2004)

his guide to the ins and outs of today's dynamic illustration business tells budding illustrators everything that their teacher didn't know or their art director didn't tell them. Using an entertaining, running...


Fine Art Publicity

by Susan Abbott Allworth (February 01, 2005)

This savvy resource helps artists and art professionals generate the publicity that keeps their artwork and business in the public spotlight. Provided are practical tools for attracting the media's attention...


New Markets for Artists

by Brainard Carey Allworth (August 01, 2012)

This book is like a language course that is meant to enhance your ability to communicate your art and creative ideas to the world. In the new millennium, artists must create new models for exhibitions and sales....


The Education of a Design Entrepreneur

by Steven Heller Allworth (April 02, 2006)

New from the editor of the pioneering EDUCATION OF . . . series, this benchmark collection of fifty essays and interviews provides students and working designers with a firm understanding of the pitfalls and...


Inside the Business of Graphic Design

by Catharine Fishel Allworth (September 01, 2002)

Inside the Business of Graphic Design casts a precise and realistic light on the risks, requirements, and rewards of running a creative and successful design business. Six sections discuss the entire cycle of...


The Graphic Designer's Guide to Clients

by Ellen Shapiro Allworth (February 07, 2012)

Here is the perfect volume for graphic designers who want real-life advice for long-term success. Renowned designer Ellen Shapiro reveals time-tested tricks of the trade-for making sure the clients you want...


U.S. Army Leadership Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (February 21, 2012)

What does it take to lead an army in battle? What does it take to win? Competent leaders of character are essential for the Army to meet the challenges in the dangerous and complex security environment we face...


The Artist's Guide to Public Art

by Lynn Basa, Barbara T. Hoffman & Mary Jane Jacob Allworth (July 09, 2019)

“What artists don’t know—but need to know.” —Jack Becker, Public Art Review

A Comprehensive Guide to the Complex World of Public Art

Learn how to find, apply for, compete for, and win a public art commission....


Guns & Ammo Guide to AR-15s

by Editors of Guns & Ammo & Eric R. Poole Skyhorse (January 16, 2018)

Everything you need to know about AR-15s from top firearms writers.

The Guns & Ammo Guide to AR-15s is packed with a wealth of valuable information compiled by the foremost firearms writers today. A vast range...


A Prepper's Guide to Rifles

by Robert K Campbell Skyhorse (May 02, 2017)

Know which rifles can defend you and your family.

In the chaos of a survival situation, firearms will be important tools for protecting yourself, your family, and your supplies as well as for hunting animals...


Survival Knives

by James Morgan Ayres Skyhorse (November 20, 2018)

Some survival guides explain the basics of how to make primitive tools. But do you know how to actually successful hunt with spear, throwing stick, bola, or primitive bow? Making tools that you do not know how...


Guns & Ammo Guide to AK-47s

by Editors of Guns & Ammo & Eric R. Poole Skyhorse (January 16, 2018)

Everything you need to know about AK-47s from top firearms writers.

The Guns & Ammo Guide to AK-47s is packed with a wealth of valuable information compiled by the foremost firearms writers today. A vast range...


Shooter's Bible Guide to Knives

by Roger Eckstine Skyhorse (April 04, 2017)

  • Ideal for fans of buck knives, razor blade knives, elephant knives, and other knives
  • One of many reputable Shooter’s Bible books
  • Thorough resource for all of the listings and current trends in the knife market,...


Guns & Ammo Guide to Concealed Carry

by Editors of Guns & Ammo & Eric R. Poole Skyhorse (April 18, 2017)

Everything you need to know about concealed carry from top firearms writers.

The Guns & Ammo Guide to Concealed Carry is packed with a wealth of valuable information compiled by the foremost firearms writers...


Book of Glock

by Robert A. Sadowski & Stanley J. Ruselowski Skyhorse (March 13, 2018)

While movies and television have made many people familiar with the name Glock, not many know the history of Glock’s pistols. With The Book of Glock, Robert A. Sadowski showcases all of Glock’s American...


Gun Trader's Guide, Fortieth Edition

by Robert A. Sadowski Skyhorse (October 02, 2018)

If you are seeking a comprehensive reference for collectible gun values, the Gun Trader’s Guide is the only book you need. For more than half a century, this guide has been the standard reference for collectors,...