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Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover color edition) By Carl D. Callaway
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Rubbings of Ancient Maya Sculpture by Joan W. Patten (softcover color edition) American Sculptor Joan W. Patten (1924-2005) lived and traveled extensively throughout Guatemala from 1965-1982. The... More > Guatemalan government granted Joan official, carte blanche permission to make molds, casts and replicas of ancient Preclassic (1500 BC-250 AD) and Classic (250-900 AD) Maya relief sculpture. Her replicas of Maya stelae currently stand in Guatemala’s Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, the National Zoo and at the Museo Popol Vuh gardens at Francisco Marroquín University. In addition to the replicas, she executed hundreds of rubbings in oils on colored fabric. With a sculptor’s touch and infinite patience, she rendered images onto cloth that are remarkably sharp in detail and line. The rubbings include images that preserve an abundance of information about Maya sculptural traditions, iconography, hieroglyphic writing, mythology and history.< Less
FROM A GREAT ESCAPE TO A NEW AWAKENING - MY JOURNEY THROUGH CANCER By Eddy Li
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This is an autobiography of a cancer survivor, a veteran network news journalist. For 38 years since 1971, the author, as Asia video editor for ABC News, chased news stories round the clock, often... More > without sleep. With early retirement in sight, the sudden diagnosis of cancer one day radically changed his lifestyle overnight. By an unusual coincidence, his links to golf were also linked to his discovery of cancer. Here’s a man who led an incredible life even before he overcame his battle with cancer. It took more than the conventional means of treatment. His treatment and road to recovery is a revelation. Today, as a cancer survivor and a retiree who now enjoys a healthier and more fulfilling life, the author tells a compelling story of how he entered into the darkest tunnel and emerged, a more vigilant and environmentally aware individual. Eddy Li shares his painful experience, what he has learned about an increasingly hazardous environment and how you can protect yourself from its toxicity.< Less
Clendenin Ski Method: Four Words for Great Skiing By John Clendenin
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The Clendenin Ski Method: Four Words for Great Skiing describes how great skiers ski. These four words alone give you the ability to master the mountain. The book is based on the success of over... More > 4,000 students in the last 15 years. Current mogul myths are presented and demystified. Also included in the book are the Keys to the Kingdom, the exercises that free you to dance on any mountain. The second edition includes additional exercises combining keys and has been thoroughly reviewed for clarity, especially for skiers who have not yet experienced the Clendenin Ski Method. Reviews for the Four Words for Great Skiing can be found at http://skidoctors.com/method/book/reviews/< Less
The Beard Book: A Breast and Testicular Cancer Charity Project By Mary Lou Sandler, Justin Sandler, Tasso
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480 pg. VERSION PRINTED ON PAPERBACK PAPER. INCLUDES EVERY BEARDED MODEL PHOTOGRAPHED FOR THIS PROJECT. (Over 100 Men) This is The Most Affordable Print Version to Support Our Charities. The Beard... More > Book is a collection of black & white, fine art photography of over 100 men, their beards, & their stories. Proceeds from the sale of the book go directly to The Keep-A-Breast Foundation & Indiana University Simon Cancer Center – Foundation for Testicular Cancer Research. The Beard Book set out to capture the creativity & celebration of this masculine mystique & popular yet often misunderstood culture. The beard has been around since the dawn of time. Today, many men wear their facial hair to honor those that came before them, while others have ushered in a new era of facial hair fashion. This is a collection of Gents from all walks of life including celebrities & beard growing champions. Thru photography & personal interest stories in their own words via ‘Beard Blurbs’, we learn what having a beard means.< Less