Part manifesto, part revelation, this is the story of an artist struggling with the new rules of exchange in the twenty-first century, both on and off the Internet. The Art of Asking will inspire readers to rethink their own ideas about asking, giving, art, and love.
A noted essayist delves into our culture's most dangerous illusions, blind spots and sentimentalities while retaining her own happiness and positivity.
Describes how the British held off Operation Sea Lion, a two-pronged Nazi invasion in 1940 that included aerial bombardment followed by an attempted land invasion, detailing how the British prevented the Germans from gaining air and sea superiority.
Traces the author's remarkable four-year journey to find living survivors of a 1938 Polish community who were filmed by his grandfather before their brutal treatment in the Holocaust.
Investigates how the Pentagon, NSA and other government agencies are working with corporations in anticipation of cyberspace warfare against enemy targets. By the award-winning author of The Watchers. 20,000 first printing.
Gathers the limited edition's 11 original essays as well as new and previously uncollected pieces in a volume that offers insight into the author's views on such subjects as Native American whaling, the work of J. D. Salinger, and his own family.
Features outrageous Hollywood tales from the James Bond actor's life and career, as well as those told to him by a host of stars and filmmakers, including Tony Curtis, Sean Connery, Michael Caine, David Niven, Frank Sinatra, Gregory Peck, Peter Sellers and many more.
Ricotta, Mozzarella, Chevre, Paneer - Even Burrata. Fresh and Simple Cheeses You Can Make in an Hour or Less!
Presents step-by-step instructions for crafting sixteen different cheeses at home in an hour or less, and provides recipes in which to include these cheeses.
The beloved sister of Chris McCandless shares illuminating insights into their shared family life and the experiences that drove her brother to live a life in the wild, a talk which inspired Jon Krakauer's best-seller and the acclaimed Sean Penn film.
A whimsical collection of text conversations in the styles of favorite literary characters imagines what Scarlett O'Hara might say to tempt Ashley away from Melanie, Mr. Rochester's passionate all-cap missives to Jane Eyre and Daisy Buchanan's orders while driving.