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A People's Art History of the United States: 250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements (New Press People's History)
A People's Art History of the United States: 250 Years of Activist Art and Artists Working in Social Justice Movements (New Press People's History)
by Nicolas Lampert
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Most people outside of the art world view art as something that is foreign to their experiences and everyday lives. A Peoples Art History of the United States places art history squarely in the rough–and–tumble of politics, social struggles... (read more)

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The Annotated Mona Lisa
The Annotated Mona Lisa
by Carol Strickland
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Be smart about art. The Annotated Mona Lisa takes art history out of the realm of dreary textbooks to a world of dynamic design, succinct page-length essays, and instructive sidebars.... (read more)

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The Visual Arts: A History
The Visual Arts: A History
by Hugh Honour
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For over a quarter of a century this art historical tour de force has consistently proved the classic introduction to humandkind's artistic heritage. From our Paleolithic past to our digitised present, every continent and culture is covered in an... (read more)

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Art Beyond the West
Art Beyond the West
by Oriley
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For Non-Western Art, Humanities, or Culture and Religion courses.   This one-volume survey provides students with detailed and systematic coverage of Non-Western art via coverage of the cultural and ideological contexts in which art was created... (read more)

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How to Read World History in Art
How to Read World History in Art
by Flavio Febbraro
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In How to Read Bible Stories and Myths in Art, Patrick De Rynck explores the roots  of Western civilization from three different angles: He introduces the reader to the best-known stories from the Bible and mythology; he presents a selection of... (read more)

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History of Art
History of Art
by Jacques Thuillier
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"History of Art" is the first survey to recognize that the modernization and expansion of museum exhibition space over the past thirty years has increased the subject matter available to general students of Western art. How can one make sense of this... (read more)

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Art History: A View of the West, Volume 1
Art History: A View of the West, Volume 1
by Marilyn Stokstad
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Art History presents a broad view of art from prehistory through the Gothic Age, it sympathetically and positively introduces the works of all artists. This includes women, artists of color, and the arts of other continents and regions, as well as those... (read more)

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Federico Diaz & E Area: Resonance
Federico Diaz & E Area: Resonance
by Alanna Heiss
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Czech-Argentine artist and activist Federico Diaz and his team, E Area, have been working together for more than 15 years, producing radical artistic, social and architectural interventions that broaden and transcend current perceptions of art, space and... (read more)

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Art in Time: A World History of Styles and Movements
Art in Time: A World History of Styles and Movements
by Gauvin Alexander Bailey
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Art in Time is the first book to embed art movements within the larger context of politics and history. Global in scope and featuring an innovative present‐to‐past arrangement, the book’s accessible text looks back on the most... (read more)

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Gardners Art Through the Ages 11TH Edition
Gardners Art Through the Ages 11TH Edition
by Gardener
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In the mid 1920's a teacher at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago had a vision to provide students and instructors with a textbook that would introduce them to the artistic legacy of not only Europe, but of the entire globe. In 1926, Harcourt... (read more)

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Art of the Western World: From Ancient Greece to Post Modernism
Art of the Western World: From Ancient Greece to Post Modernism
by Bruce Cole
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In this magnificently illustrated and comprehensive book, readers will take one of the most beautiful journeys our world has to offer: an exploration of the greatest are and architecture of Western civilization. Art of the Western World -- the companion... (read more)

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501 Great Artists: A Comprehensive Guide to the Giants of the Art World
501 Great Artists: A Comprehensive Guide to the Giants of the Art World
by Stephen Farthing
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(back cover) Includes: Josef Albers • Francis Bacon • Giacomo Balla • Joseph Beuys • Sandro Botticelli • Georges Braque • Caravaggio • Mary Stevenson Cassatt • Paul Cézanne • Marc Chagall • Chuck Close • Gustave Courbet... (read more)

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Some Remarkable Men: Further Memoirs
Some Remarkable Men: Further Memoirs
by James Lord
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With his critically acclaimed acute eye, James Lord has created another series of inimitably spirited, witty, profoundly moving portraits. Haunting, mesmerizing, and endlessly entertaining, Some Remarkable Men reverberates with Lord's unique gift for the... (read more)

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Gardner's Art Through the Ages: The Western Perspective, Volume II (with Artstudy CD-ROM 2.1, Western)
Gardner's Art Through the Ages: The Western Perspective, Volume II (with Artstudy CD-ROM 2.1, Western)
by Fred S Kleiner
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As the market-leading text for the art history survey course, GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES has served as a comprehensive and thoughtfully crafted guide to the defining phases of the world's artistic tradition. The story of art unfolds in its full... (read more)

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The First Time: Innovations in Art
The First Time: Innovations in Art
by Florian Heine
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Wer malte das erste realistische Porträt, wer den ersten Schatten? Wie entstand das erste perspektivische oder das erste abstrakte Bild? Immer wieder haben Künstler einen ersten genialen Schritt gemacht und der Malerei eine neue Richtung... (read more)

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Gardner's Art Through the Ages, Volume II (Chapters 19-34 with Artstudy Student CD-ROM and Infotrac)
Gardner's Art Through the Ages, Volume II (Chapters 19-34 with Artstudy Student CD-ROM and Infotrac)
by Fred S Kleiner
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In the mid 1920's a teacher at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago had a vision to provide students and instructors with a textbook that would introduce them to the artistic legacy of not only Europe, but of the entire globe. In 1926, Harcourt... (read more)

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Gallery Companion Understanding Western
Gallery Companion Understanding Western
by Marcus Lodwick
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A portable, beautifully illustrated guide to the 150 most significant characters in the great paintings of Western art. 154 colour illus.... (read more)

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The History of Art in Pictures
The History of Art in Pictures
by Gilles Plazy
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In authoritative prose and breathtaking full-color reproductions, this remarkable compendium offers a comprehensive selection of indisputable masterpieces, including paintings, sculptures, and architecture. A double-page spread introduces each major step... (read more)

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Continental Crosscurrents
Continental Crosscurrents
by J. B. Bullen
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Continental Crosscurrents is a series of case studies reflecting British attitudes to continental art during the nineteenth and the early twentieth centuries. It stresses the way in which the British went to the continent in their search for origins or... (read more)

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Study Guide for Kleiner/Mamiya's Gardner's Art Through the Ages: Western Perspective, Volume II, 12th
Study Guide for Kleiner/Mamiya's Gardner's Art Through the Ages: Western Perspective, Volume II, 12th
by Fred S Kleiner
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The Study Guide will help students not only remember the information presented in each chapter, but also process it on a higher level. The Study Guide focuses on critical analysis of the subject through a workbook section and self-quizzes along with... (read more)

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