Synopses & Reviews
The authors -- an architect, a sculptor, and a photographer show -- how you can duplicate the architectural glories of antiquity with just damp sand and a straight-edged stick of any kind -- a shingle, a ruler, or a piece of old dune fence. From simple, striking pyramids you can quickly advance to temples, ziggurats, even a stunning Greek amphitheater, guaranteed to amaze everyone on the beach. The clear, step-by-step instructions and photographs make it easy for anyone to become a sand-castle genius.
Straight from the internationally-renown birdwatching team of Kit and George Harrison comes the shocking, eye-opening truth--raw facts of love and sex among our feathered friends. Starting with a brief biology lesson on equipment and how it's used, the Harrisons introduce readers to multiple variations of love among the birds. 32 illustrations.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -190).