NEWARK, T: Turning the Tide of War: 50 Battles that Changed the Course of Modern History

Newark, Tim. Turning the Tide of War: 50 Battles that Changed the Course of Modern History. Hamlyn, 2005. ISBN: 0681337877. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30876) $15.00

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Among the 50 battles are Valmy (1792, the Japan attack on Pearl Harbor in 1942; the Allied defeat by Turkish troops at Gallipoli in 1915; Napoleon’s conquest of Europe, and more. Detailed strategic and battle plans. Illustrated. Maps.

RILEY, RQ: Alternative Cars in the 21st Century: A New Personal Transportation Paradigm

Riley, Robert Q. Alternative Cars in the 21st Century: A New Personal Transportation Paradigm. Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), 1994. ISBN: 1560915196. Unmarked text. Front end page contains the notation #96-003. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30803) $12.00

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Offers a look at projections and the concept vehicles of the late twentieth century. Topics include fuel economy, alternative fuels, electric and hybrid vehicles, three-wheel cars, and more.

Illustrated throughout.

THATER, D: The Best Animals are the Flat Animals: The Best Space is the Deep Space

Thater, Diana. The Best Animals are the Flat Animals: The Best Space is the Deep Space. Vienna: MAK Center for Art and Architecture, 1998. ISBN: 3900688362. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30792) $30.00

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Accompanied exhibition in organized by the MAK Center for Art and Architectur. Section of color illustrations. Introduction by Carol McMichael Reese. “Skin Deep” by Diana Thater. Essay by Amelia Jones. 60p.

The exhibition combined elements filmed and taped at three locations to address and challenge traditional precepts of art history and our basic assumptions about perception.