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    Burton Holmes. Travelogues. The Greatest Traveler of His Tim

    By Unknown

    Hardback £11.46

    In a time before air travel or radio, Burton Holmes set out across the globe. The "world's greatest traveler" visited nearly every country on the planet, bringing home more than 30,000 photographs, 500,000 feet of film, and unbelievable travel stories that first exposed America to some of these far-flung, mysterious...

    Why You Like This Photo: The science of perception, and how we understand photographs

    By Brian Dilg

    Hardback £10.25

    Combining science and photography, Brian Dilg explores the reasons behind Why You Like This Photo.

    Wild Wanderings

    By Phil Gribbon

    Paperback £8.45

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    Dark City. The Real Los Angeles Noir

    By Jim Heimann

    Hardback £47.46

    What's Wrong in Tinseltown? The dark side of Los Angeles, 1920-1960 In the years following World War I, Los Angeles was a city awakening to its darker side, transforming itself from a backwater town to a gleaming metropolis and city of the future. But along the way a tarnished patina...

    Hinterland: Ceredigion Landscapes

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Frederic Chaubin. CCCP

    By Frederic Chaubin

    Hardback £11.46

    An unrivaled photographic journey through time and geography, Frederic Chaubin's Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed gathers 90 buildings in 14 former Soviet Republics, each built between 1970 and 1990. In their local exoticism, outlandish ideologies, and puzzle of styles, these vast, weird, and wonderful buildings are extraordinary...

    New York. Portrait of a City

    By Reuel Golden

    Hardback £20.46

    Celebrate all the energy, beauty, and grit of New York with this evocative city portrait, featuring hundreds of pictures from the mid-19th century to the present day alongside an extensive appendix showcasing some 100 books, movies, and records inspired by the city that never sleeps. Featured photographers include Weegee, Margaret...

    Goal!

    By Michael Donald

    Hardback £14.46

    Award-winning photographer Michael Donald has spent six years tracking down the 34 living members of an exclusive club: the only people to have scored in a World Cup Final.

    Making of Visual News

    By Gaelle Morel

    Paperback £20.05

    The Making of Visual News sets out to show how photography has changed the way we read, report and sell the news. It investigates how photographs first became news images at the end of the nineteenth century and how magazines in the USA, the UK, France and Germany have put...

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