This is the first book to explore theater in Russia after Stalin Through his work at the Moscow Art Theatre, Anatoly Smeliansky is in a key position to analyze contemporary events on the Russian stage and he combines this first-hand knowledge with valuable archival material Smeliansky chronicles developments from 1953 and the rise of a new Soviet обюав theater, highlighting the social and political events that shaped Russian drama and performance The book also focuses on major directors and practitioners and contains a chronology, glossary of names, and informative illustrations Автор Анатолий Смелианский Anatoly Smeliansky. Издательство: Cambridge University Press, 1999 г Мягкая обложка, 270 стр ISBN 0521587948.
This book is bursting with tasty ideas Each dish has been specially developed by award-winning food writers and the step-by-step format shows you exactly what to do and how it should turn out You could start with blueberry pancakes for breakfast, have a colourful seafood salad for lunch, and then serve chicken curry for dinner, followed by apple обюак crumble sundae for dessert There are also recipes for great party snacks and treats Every recipe comes with hints and tips, plus fun facts and advice about food, nutrition, and cooking techniques It is a must-have for every budding chef! Иллюстрации Авторы Nicola Graimes Katharine Ibbs Denise Smart. Издательство: Дорлинг Киндерсли, 2009 г Суперобложка, 304 стр ISBN 978-1-40535-189-9 Язык: Английский Формат: 225x285 Мелованная бумага, Цветные иллюстрации.
ELIMINATE COSTLY AND POTENTIALLY DISASTEROUS CONCEPUTAL ERRORS IN YOUR NEXT STRUCTURAL DESIGN Make sure your next building project is free of the conceptual errors that can cause structural failure with McGraw Hill's Building Anatomy: An Illustrated Guide to How Structures Work Packed with a wealth of informative diagrams and illustrations, обюап this essential volume drills deep into the concepts behind structural systems to give you a critical understanding of how they work From potential loads, load combinations, and superstructure to lateral support systems, foundations, and site soil and geology, Building Anatomy can help you design structures that will stand the test of time Written in clear, easy-to-understand language by an award-winning architect and professor, Building Anatomy delivers easy access to critical information, to help you: Select structural systems based on the pros and cons of each system Size and arrange major structural components Identify concerns for each type of structural system Anticipate probable failure scenarios Explain each system's behavior under loads such as seismic and wind Understand construction issues encountered during fabrication and erection of each structure type And more! With its critical information, comprehensive coverage, and indispensable illustrations, Building Anatomy delivers the nuts-and-bolts guidance you need to avoid conceptual mistakes during structural design You can't afford to work without it!. 2006 г Твердый переплет, 288 стр ISBN 0071432132.
Cooking is fun So is eating the tasty things you can make and bake And cooking and eating together is even better! Annabel Karmel shows how you and mum (and dad) can make all kinds of delicious food that's good for you, too There are lots of step-by-step photos that show exactly what to do, and you'll find out how to weigh, sieve, mix, and much more From crispy обюащ chicken dippers to perfect party treats, this is food that's yummy for you and mummy (And daddy!) Annabel Karmel, MBE, is a best-selling author on nutrition and cooking for children, and her books are published all over the world She is well known for providing advice and guidance to millions of parents on what to feed and cook for children, as well as getting families to eat a healthier diet with the emphasis on fun Автор Аннабела Кармель Annabel Karmel. Издательство: Дорлинг Киндерсли, 2008 г Твердый переплет, 48 стр ISBN 978-1-40532-880-7 Язык: Английский Формат: 220x280 Мелованная бумага, Цветные иллюстрации.
Book DescriptionWith the recent influx of A-list stars like Nicole Kidman, Kevin Spacey, and Matt Damon vying to perform on the London stage, never has the West End enjoyed such a high profile This updated edition of The Great Theaters of Londonwith brand new sections on the Almeida, the Donmar Warehouse, Shakespeare's Globe, the Young Vic, and обюаы moreis a timely celebration of the cultural history behind each of the great London theaters Handsomely illustrated, and with A-Z entries, this is the perfect book for the London visitor and theater-goer. 2005 г 320 стр ISBN 0233000666.
Palladio's Venice: Architecture and Society in a Renaissance Republic артикул 1222a.
Celebrated Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio (1508–1580) devoted much of his career to the city of Venice Famous for public buildings he had designed in his native Vicenza and country villas he had built for wealthy patricians there, he arrived in Venice in the mid- 1550s confident of establishing a successful new practice Yet Palladio’s обюаз Venetian career never matched his lofty expectations Failing to achieve the position of state architect or to earn the kinds of commissions to which he was accustomed, he found himself working in a category new to his practice: ecclesiastical architecture It was his stunning churches, however, including San Giorgio Maggiore and Il Redentore, that established Palladio’s lasting renown In this fascinating and beautifully illustrated book, Tracy E Cooper organizes Palladio’s work in Venice according to different types of patrons She discusses his major monuments as well as less well-known work for charitable foundations, convents, triumphal processions, and the rebuilding of the Ducal Palace She tells the compelling story of an established architect breaking into a new market and of a Renaissance city in the midst of sweeping change. 2006 г Твердый переплет, 352 стр ISBN 0300105827.
Illustrated Guide to the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Codes (Illustrated Guide to the International Plumbing & Sewage Code) артикул 1224a.
A unique visual approach to interpreting and applying the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code While other plumbing code books are annotated guides filled with almost as much legalese as the code itself, this is the only book to use illustrations as the basis for explanation, a bulleted format for text, and real-world case studies to explain обюал how to apply and interpret the 2006 International Plumbing and Sewage Code. 2006 г Твердый переплет, 448 стр ISBN 0071455477.
Dark Attractions : The Theatre of Peter Barnes артикул 1226a.
Book Description This is the first major critical appraisal of the works of controversial British playwright Peter Barnes, who died in 2004 As well as a biographical account of Barnes' life, the book is a detailed study of his best-known plays, their theatrical and sociopolitical contexts and Barnes' thematic concerns Peter Barnes' plays include обюаф Red Noses, Dreaming and The Ruling Class He died in June 2004 Brian Woolland is senior lecturer in theatre at theUniversity of Reading in England. 2005 г 320 стр ISBN 0413774422.
Professional Landscape and Environmental Photography : 35mm to Large Format артикул 1228a.
Book Description From rainforests to rocks and mountains, grasslands to the concrete jungle: with these fundamentals, photographers can capture the magnificence of any landscape, natural or urban Through dozens of exquisite examples of professional work, acquire a better understanding of the magical craft of environmental photography обюаъ Here is all the information needed to improve your skills in recording and highlighting nature's intricacy and beauty See how to control exposures and use filters Find out the particular advantages of every camera type, from 35mm compact to 5x4 inch view cameras Best of all, a photographer and scientist discusses his experiences in the field with engaging enthusiasm, and shares the technical and aesthetic lessons he's learned Plus, there's invaluable advice on marketing photos-to help fund this marvelous hobby. 2003 г 192 стр ISBN 1861083157.
The AVA Guide to Outdoor Photography (The AVA Guides S ) артикул 1230a.
Book Description A little knowledge and some basic tools are all any aspiring photographer needs to explore the creative possibilities of the natural world The adventure starts with this advice for choosing the right equipment--whether the photographer will be shooting conventional or digital--along with film, filters and lenses, tripods, обюаэ and other accessories Amateur shutterbugs will learn how to plan and execute a productive outdoor photo shoot, including special creative techniques for photographing wildlife, landscapes, portraits, and even underwater Even the most complex technical subjects are made clear through hundreds of intriguing photographs and diagrams which highlight the text, accompanied by photographer's notes which explain both thetechniques and creative direction behind each. 2005 г 208 стр ISBN 2884790454.