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In My Own Words: An Introduction to My Teachings and Philosophy

Posted: 21/12/2012

His Holiness the Dalai Lama is celebrated as Buddhism’s preeminent spiritual master and teacher, embodying the highest aspirations of this rich tradition that is more than 2,500 years old. With both profundity and simplicity, he has carried the nuanced teachings of the Buddha to the far cor...

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The Duchovny Files: The Truth Is in Here

Posted: 21/12/2012

This biographical dossier on actor David Duchovny gathers together for the first time a comprehensive collection of profiles and interviews, complete with filmography, photographs, and hard-to-find facts, revealing the whole truth about the man they call “Fox Mulder.” Hard evidence of...

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Bruce Lee: Words From a Master

Posted: 21/12/2012

The modern era can claim few heroes as powerful and enduring as Bruce Lee. His philosophy transcended the world of martial arts he dominated, and his thoughts and beliefs have inspired and influenced individuals from all walks of life for more than half a century. To some, Lee was the outsider wh...

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Jackie Chan (Best of Inside Kung-Fu)

Posted: 21/12/2012

If you're a fan of Jackie Chan—the world's most popular action movie star—you've got to have this book. Drawing from Inside Kung Fu magazine's exclusive archives, every page is packed with rare pictures and unique insights on this comedy-kung-fu mega-star. From Jackie's personal...

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Charlotte Moss Decorates: The Art of Creating Elegant and Inspired Rooms

Posted: 21/12/2012

The interior designer’s singular vision revealed through an extraordinary collection of her acclaimed rooms. With her inimitable flair for style, Charlotte Moss has led a celebrated career in the interior design world. Recently honored with Elle Decor’s Vision Award, Moss’s d...

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Lean-Led Hospital Design: Creating the Efficient Hospital of the Future

Posted: 21/12/2012

Instead of building new hospitals that import old systems and problems, the time has come to reexamine many of our ideas about what a hospital should be. Can a building foster continuous improvement? How can we design it to be flexible and useful well into the future? How can we do more with less...

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Designing Disney

Posted: 21/12/2012

Designing Disney sets into history and puts into context the extraordinary contributions of the late John Hench, who, at the age of 94, still came into his office at Imagineering each day.  His principles of theme park design, character design, and use of color made him a legendary figure, n...

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Axel Vervoordt: Wabi Inspirations

Posted: 21/12/2012

Interior design guru Axel Vervoordt shares his latest inspirations for the home. Axel Vervoordt’s intense curiosity has fueled his work as an interior designer, spurring him to explore and draw inspiration from cultures around the globe. He was first exposed to Eastern art and philosophy y...

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Victoria Hagan: Interior Portraits

Posted: 21/12/2012

The first book to survey the work of this iconic designer, known for her serene "new American classic" look. One of today’s most influential designers, Victoria Hagan exploded onto the scene in 1988 when New York magazine devoted the cover of its design issue to one of her rooms. Since the...

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The Things That Matter

Posted: 21/12/2012

Does your home tell the story of who you are?  In The Things That Matter, Nate Berkus shares intimate stories from his life, introduces us to people who influenced him and helped him forge his sense of style, and opens up about the remarkable experiences that have left him forever changed, a...

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