World History & Culture : Recently Published

  • 100 Letters That Changed the World

    The history of the world as witnessed through the most inspiring, heartfelt, and impactful letters ever written. For the legions of readers who enjoyed 100 Diagrams that Changed…

    October 2019 Hardcover $29.95 978-0-7893-3684-2

  • Beautiful People of the Café Society

    The Baron de Cabrol’s legendary scrapbooks capture a golden era of glamour and reveal the sheer elegance and decadence of the cosmopolitan café society. The glamorous aristocrats Daisy…

    March 2020 Hardcover $39.98 978-2-08-020455-4

  • Frida A to Z

    An illustrated A to Z celebrating the unparalleled impact of the artistic phenomenon that is Frida Kahlo. This intricately illustrated and fastidiously researched book unpacks the life of…

    March 2020 Hardcover $14.95 978-1-925811-47-6

  • Los Angeles Then and Now Mini Hardback

    A perfect, souvenir-size Then and Now featuring all the best-known tourist locations from Los Angeles, with a number of vintage color photos. Using archive photos paired with their…

    March 2020 Hardcover $9.95 978-1-911641-05-6

  • Lost New York

    Profiles places in New York City that have been destroyed, altered, and/or demolished during the twentieth century, with photographs of the original structures, background information, and stories about…

    March 2020 Hardcover $24.95 978-1-911641-37-7

  • Mark Twain's America Then and Now

    A unique biography of America’s greatest writer and the places across the States he wrote about told through the format of “Then and Now” photos. This fascinating book…

    October 2019 Hardcover $22.50 978-1-911641-07-0

  • New York Then and Now

    Pairing classic archive photos with their modern viewpoint, New York Then and Now shows the dramatic changes that have transformed the city that never sleeps. The latest version…

    October 2019 Hardcover $19.95 978-1-911624-76-9

  • Sengu

    A unique and comprehensive collection of photographs that capture all the ceremonies that mark the ritual restoration of the Ise Grand Shrine, one of the most important and…

    December 2019 Hardcover $80.00 978-88-918053-2-4

  • Soft Power

    A volume devoted to artists addressing our politically tumultuous times. Soft Power: A Conversation for the Future accompanies an exhibition of recent work and new commissions by twenty…

    January 2020 Hardcover $45.00 978-0-8478-6711-0

  • Taking Time

    This collection of conversations on the subject of time between a legendary couturier and leaders in the worlds of art, design, and popular culture will inspire readers to…

    March 2020 Hardcover $35.00 978-0-8478-6155-2