Arts/Culture/Film

The Sneaker Book
Anatomy of an Industry and an Icon

Tom Vanderbilt

The Crisis of Criticism

Maurice Berger

Room Service
Reports from Eastern Europe

Richard Swartz

Recipe of Memory
Five Generations of Mexican Cuisine

Victor M. Valle, Mary Lau Valle

The Last Innocent White Man in America
And Other Writings

John Leonard

Asian Art Portfolio
Masterpieces from the Asia Society

Asia Society

The Art of Ancient Egypt
Masterpieces from the Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum

Shades of L.A.
Pictures from Ethnic Family Albums

Carolyn Kozo Cole, Kathy Kobayashi

Picturing Us
African American Identity in Photography

Deborah Willis

China Pop
How Soap Operas, Tabloids, and Bestsellers Are Transforming a Culture

Jianying Zha

Ellis Island

Georges Perec

Civil Wars
From L.A. to Bosnia

Hans Magnus Enzensberger

Robes of Splendor
Native North American Painted Buffalo Hides

George P. Horse Capture, Anne Vitart, Michel Waldberg

The WPA Guide to New York City

Federal Writers Project

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