Should we believe everything we learned in school? Be enlightened with this fascinating collection of history-making people, places & things, not mentioned in most textbooks!
Meet Gustave Whitehead, who successfully flew over 2 years before the Wright Brothers did. Visit Peshtigo, an entire Wisconsin village that burned to the ground, killing over 1200 people on the same day as the Great Chicago fire. Ride New York City's first subway, built in 1870, long before the IRT in 1904!
Enthralling book exposes these and 8 more surprising stories. With black & white photos and illustrations throughout.
Recipes That Save The Day!
Unexpected company? School bake sale? Potluck--what to bring? Running late--what to make? Fresh Banana Muffins, Hearty Gazpacho, Tuna Nicoise Salad, Baked Chicken & Rice, and Blueberry Lemon Tart are just a few of the go-to delights you'll find in this collection.
All easy to prepare and organized, with upbeat text, full-color photos, tips & techniques throughout.
The Top 100 Motown Artists!
Founded in 1959 by Berry Gordy, the Detroit record label launched the careers of such superstars as Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, Gladys Knight, and many more.
Delve into the history of one of music's biggest success stories through profiles of the singers and musicians who made the hits.
One of the most ground-breaking and influential groups of all time! Recount the turbulent journey from the band's beginnings in 1965, which continues today with the recent release of "The Endless River."
Includes song trivia, plus interviews and insights from journalists and other insiders who followed the band from the very beginning. Documentary set includes book plus DVDs. Limited edition.
In 1977, George Lucas grabbed our imagination and never let go!
Episodes I-VI play out within the pages of this unique book, where every page is a memory AND a 2-sided folded tear-out poster! Also includes nine folded glossy posters featuring the most memorable moments from the saga.Click here to see our entire Star Wars collection!
A must have for his millions of fans!
Follow the singer's remarkable journey with an exploration of his 17 studio recordings. Each release, discussed in detail, includes contributions and quotes from fellow musicians, studio personnel, friends, and The Boss himself.
Richly photographed, with insightful text by a top music critic, Ryan White.
As a child, performing with his brothers in The Jackson 5, and later as a solo artist, the famed entertainer dominated the world of pop music.
This updated edition of Chris Roberts' lavishly illustrated best-seller tracks the star's incredible story, from his birth into a hard-working family, his collaborations with some of music's greatest producers, and his incomparable genius that continues to rock the world, even after his death in 2009.
How did your favorite tunes come to be? It's all here, in the official record of every Beatles Abbey Road recording session from 1962-1970!
Culled from hundreds of archival tapes, studio documents and interviews with recording personnel, and published in diary format.
Be privy to every conversation and every decision that took place during those sessions; plus, over 350 color and black & white photos, reprints of recording sheets, tape boxes, album sleeve roughs, memos, contracts, press releases, US and UK discography, and much more.Click here to see our entire Beatles collection!
Celebrate the extraordinary 50 year career of one of the greatest guitarists of all time.
Accompanying the hundreds of photos and expert text, you'll find 20 items of rare memorabilia--removable facsimiles of posters, tickets, flyers, and signed photographs that harken back as early as Clapton's days with The Yardbirds, Cream and Blind Faith.
Includes a complete discography, making this slip-cased book a must-have for fans of this musical legend.
What began as a cartoon character, over the course of 85 years, evolved into one of the most recognized and beloved icons on the planet!
This artistic celebration brings together step-by-step projects and drawing lessons so you can create vintage renderings of Mickey and his timeless Disney pals--as they originally appeared.
Sprinkled with anecdotes and facts, and embellished with ribbon bookmark, it's a delightful retrospective keepsake for Disney enthusiasts of all ages.Click here to see our entire Disney collection!
The bigger they are, the harder they fall!
Sadly, we watched as careers plummeted after sex scandals, legal troubles, or addictions. Revisit the Hollywood greats, pop icons, sex symbols, politicians, sports stars and other celebrities who became household names then fell from grace.
Includes segments on Richard Nixon, Kurt Cobain & Courtney Love, King Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown, Sid Vicious, Michael Jackson, and many more.
With nearly 50 million models sold to date, the Ford F-series truck ranks as the most popular vehicle in history! Current sales are still in the record-setting numbers.
Learn all there is to know about all the classic models from 1948 through 1976, through informative text and abundant color photos.