A history and description of every type of engraving, with hundreds of excellent black and white reproductions, showing the progress of the art form the year 1465 to 1910, this is an immensely readable personal narrative. It includes many digressions into every conceivable subject (biographical sketches with reproductions of letters from famous men, a French…


Since the 1960s, new and more diverse waves of immigrants have changed the demographic composition and the landscapes of North American cities and their suburbs. The Housing and Economic Experiences of Immigrants in U.S. and Canadian Cities is a collection of essays examining how recent immigrants have fared in getting access to jobs and housing…


A step-by-step guide to reloading rifle and handgun cartridges and shotshells! In these days of widespread ammunition shortages, it pays–literally–to know how to “roll your own” cartridges. But don’t think it’s some kind of rocket science. Let The ABCs of Reloading show you how! With the help of The ABCs of Reloading, you’ll be reloading…


This is an evocative account of what it means to be a craftsman in a mass produced world. The good life that society prescribes – the untrammelled pursuit of wealth, fame, leisure and consumption – often leaves some essential part of us malnourished. We may be capable, competent individuals yet find ourselves starved for avenues…


Increasing the energy efficiency of your home can save you money, help the environment, and enhance your comfort, but how do you decide which improvements are the most beneficial and cost-effective? Completely revised to incorporate the latest developments in green technology, Consumer Guide to Home Energy Savings is the definitive resource for consumers who want…