Cape Town then and now is a unique visual portrait of Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula, contrasting rare archival photographs with stunning contemporary views. The book draws on the superb photographic collections of the Western Cape archives, including the work of Arthur Elliott, Thomas Ravenscroft and Henry Steer.
Although for many visitors the Kalahari evokes images of winter game drives in a vast desert of thirsty red sands, it is the capricious summer landscape that has been luring painter and photographer Robert Grogan back to this region for more than 30 years.
Contains more than 200 photographs of nearly 75 different bird species from Swallows to endangered Penguins. This book is suitable for animal lovers, orinthologists, photography fans, and those interested in the natural world.
Obie encompasses a decades-long sweep of his lifeÆs work and covers the globe. It is part coffee-table book, part travelogue, part autobiography and part storybook, with a bit of philosophy thrown in for good measure.
Takes you on a grand tour of civilization's most important landmarks. This title includes a "bucket list" for the intellectually curious, an illustrated survey of the places where history was forged - where influential battles were fought, where empires rose and fell, where religions were founded and artistic renaissances flourished.
From the Atlantic and the South Pacific to the Caribbean and the Red Sea, this book covers the oceans with a wide range of aerial and underwater photography, and even photographs from space. It includes a chapter on beautiful sea creatures and powerful underwater predators, as well as all the other delicate life of our oceans.
Celebrating the colour, vitality, seductive landscapes and dazzling blue seas of the Caribbean, this book explores larger, cosmopolitan islands such as Cuba and Jamaica, to smaller, more exclusive spots such as Mustique and Martinique. Their variety and seductive beauty, presented with photographs, have become bywords for the good life.
Lets reader visit Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana, and Namibia. This title takes them on a journey the unmissable in sub-Saharan Africa. It features images that juxtapose the scale and grandeur of the continent with an attention to smaller, less obvious wonders.
Tivoli Gardens is one of the world's most spectacular and popular amusement parks. Comprised of a lush garden, theme park, shopping area, and performing arts centre, Tivoli has captured the hearts of people around the world, attracting over 30,000 visitors a month. This book captures the spirit and energy of this magical place throughout the year.
Hidden Johannesburg offers a snapshot of 28 notable buildings. From the stately mansions of the Randlords to their downtown headquarters, the clubs where they socialised and the churches where they worshipped, the architecture of early Johannesburg lives on in sandstone, granite, marble and slate.