Books

Format: 07/2017
Format: 07/2017
Attlee, James
James Attlee
[field_chapter]

The fascinating story of the genesis, creation and afterlife of Picasso's Guernica, the painting that is often cited as the most important work of art produced in the 20th century.

Guernica by James Attlee
Cruickshank, Dan
Dan Cruickshank
[field_chapter]

The story of the first great skyscraper, and the transformation of the modern city.

Skyscraper by Dan Cruickshank
Goldsworthy, Adrian
Adrian Goldsworthy
[field_chapter]

A beautifully produced account of the history and importance of Hadrian's Wall.

Hadrian's Wall by Adrian Goldsworthy
Hamilton, James
James Hamilton
[field_chapter]

A concise history of one of the world's greatest and most comprehensive museum collections, from its founding in 1753 to the present day.

The British Museum by James Hamilton
Hamilton-Paterson, James
James Hamilton-Paterson
[field_chapter]

The story of the composition and revolutionary impact of Beethoven's Third Symphony, 'the Eroica'.

Eroica by James Hamilton-Paterson
Keates, Jonathan
Jonathan Keates
[field_chapter]

The story of the composition, first performances and cultural afterlife of one of the best-loved and most widely performed works in the entire history of music.

Messiah by Jonathan Keates
Pryor, Francis
Francis Pryor
[field_chapter]

A concise, beautifully illustrated account of the history and archaeology of an iconic feature of the English landscape.

Stonehenge by Francis Pryor