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Treasury - Kunstkammer - Museum
Language: de
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Authors: Barbara Karl
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

Art & Design Education in Times of Change
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Ruth Mateus-Berr
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-08 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

It has always been the case that the teaching of art has had to deal with social changes. We are currently facing historic challenges and phenomena which we cou
Global Gifts
Language: en
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Authors: Giorgio Riello
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-28 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Global Gifts considers the role that the circulation of material culture played in the establishment of early modern global diplomacy.
Images of Islam, 1453–1600
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Charlotte Colding Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Using evidence from contemporary printed images, Smith examines the attitudes of Christian Europe to the Ottoman Empire and to Islam. She also considers the rel
Cotton in Context
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Kim Siebenhüner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-16 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

While cotton was a world-changing good in the early modern period, for producers, merchants, and consumers, it was but one of many different fabrics. This volum
Islamic Architecture on the Move
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Christiane Gruber
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-01 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Even a casual observer can spy traces of Islamic architecture and design on buildings all over the world, a reminder that artistic traditions and visual culture
The Treasury of Basel Cathedral
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Timothy Husband
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art

A selected bibliography and an index complete this visually splendid and scholarly presentation."--BOOK JACKET.
The Romanovs - Box Set
Language: en
Pages: 2188
Authors: Robert K. Massie
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-03 - Publisher: Head of Zeus

Against a monumental backdrop of fabulous splendour, intrigue and barbaric cruelty, unfolds a powerful drama of passion and history. This is the story of the Ro
Peter the Great
Language: en
Pages: 928
Authors: Robert K. Massie
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-01 - Publisher: Head of Zeus

Against the monumental canvas of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe and Russia, unfolds the magnificent story of Peter the Great, crowned at the age of
Peter the Great: His Life and World
Language: en
Pages: 928
Authors: Robert K. Massie
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-22 - Publisher: Random House

From the Modern Library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Robert K. Massie—also available are Nicholas and Alexandra and The Romanov