HOWES, A: Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation

Howes, Anton. Arts and Minds: How the Royal Society of Arts Changed a Nation. Princeton University Press, 2020. ISBN: 9780691182643. Unmarked text. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31048) $25.00

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Drawing on exclusive access to a wealth of rare papers and artifacts from the Society’s own archives, Anton Howes shows how this vibrant and singularly ambitious organization has evolved and adapted, constantly having to reinvent itself to keep in step with changing times.

Illustrated in color and black-and-white. 387p.

MARROW, D: Art in Translation: Special Issued: Connecting Art Histories (Vol 9, Issue S1, 2017)

Marrow, Deborah; Weinstein, Joan (Editors). Art in Translation: Special Issued: Connecting Art Histories (Vol 9, Issue S1, 2017). Routledge, 2017. Unmarked. One dog-eared page. Very Good. Paperback. (#31045) $15.00

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Special issue on Connecting Art Histories. Includes “Art, Space, Mobility in Early Ages of Globalization” by Hannah Baaader, Avinoam Shalem, and Gerhard Wolf; “”Latin American Art History” by Andrea Giunta and George F. Flaherty, and more. Contributors include Nilay Ozlu, Donald Preziosi, Saadet Ozen, Kavita Singh, and others. 143p. Measures 7×10 inches.

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.