Beautifully illustrated and annotated, this visual guide allows you to explore the LEGO team's creative process in building and understand how LEGO artists translate iconic buildings into buildable LEGO sets. Stunning images and in-depth exploration of the real buildings like the Guggenheim
This extensively illustrated, all-colour book provides a comprehensive reference source for all motorcycle owners and enthusiasts, and is aimed in particular at those who are new or returning to the biking scene. Written by a long-standing motorcycle expert, this book is invaluable to anyone contemplating their first motorcycle, and will improve the reader’s overall understanding of their machine without necessarily having to get their hands dirty. This second edition has been revised to bring it fully up to date with current bike technology and model ranges.
Learn to shoot like Suarez and dribble like Messi with The Football Book, the ultimate visual guide to planet football - revised and updated to include details of all the stats, goal tallies and cup wins. Relive the finest moments of the players, coaches and teams who have created football history and learn everything from match highlights to the inside stories on the players, managers and fans. Find out about the laws, the tactics, the science, and the art of the beautiful game. With a fantastic cover that feels just like a football, it's a great gift for football lovers and sports enthusiasts alike
This first-person narrative picks up where Mortenson's Three Cups of Tea left off, recounting his relentless, ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan. Here is a book chronicling his work in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan after the massive 2005 earthquake, the unique ways he has built relationships with leaders, clerics, commanders and warlords, and how he survived abduction by the Taliban.
Mortenson shares for the first time his broader vision to promote peace through education and literacy, as well as touching on military matters, Islam, and women - all woven together with the many rich personal stories of the people who have been involved in this remarkable two-decade humanitarian effort
The groundbreaking bible on managing successful employees from Dale Dauten, one of America’s most innovative business consultants, has been revised and updated for the modern business leader. A classic business how-to book, the Gifted Boss will help you find, create and keep great employees - an effort that leads to better workplace synergy and productivity.
When Mitch McDeere signed on with Bendini, Lambert & Locke of Memphis, he thought he had it made. They leased him a BMW, paid off his school loans, arranged a mortgage, and hired the McDeeres a decorator. But Mitch should have remembered what his brother Ray