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.
Girls, Gags & Giggles" - this was Robert Harrison's recipe for dishing up the American pin-up to the U.S. male. In the 1950s his girlie magazines sold by the millions, before becoming icons of pulp and trash culture. These skilfully illustrated girls with their curvaceous forms and inviting lingerie soon overtook America's national dessert.
Born Adolph B Spreckels III, heir to the Spreckels sugar fortune, Bunker Spreckels became a famous surfer as a teenager, but after his inheritance came along, he began to slip into a life of pomp and excess where surfing took a back seat to drugs, sex, and wild road trips. This book traces the meteoric rise and fall of Bunker Spreckels.
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.
With over 150 photographs that author took on board the international space station, many of which have not been seen before, this collection showcases the beauty of earth from above, and is the perfect visual time capsule of author's remarkable trip, which captured the imaginations of millions of children and adults across the world.
Manenberg - built as a dormitory suburb for the working people of the city - is the product and symbol of dispossession and extrusion from Cape Town's heart. Here, in a mirror image of the beautiful and desirable city, life is lived at the very edge.