Tales From The Back Row: An Outsider's View From Inside The Fashion Industry

The Anatomy of Nature: How Function Shapes the Form and Design of Animate and Inanimate Structures Throughout the Universe

The Anatomy of Nature: How Function Shapes the Form and Design of Animate and Inanimate Structures Throughout the Universe by Andreas Feininger
PDF | 1956 | 188 pages | ASIN: B0007J0GTY | English | 40 MB

Collecting his best nature photographs, Life photographer Andreas Feininger has used them to illustrate the theory that function shapes form–from whole valleys and rocks to feathers, bones or molecules. At the back is an illustrated section dealing with the special techniques used in nature photography.
Graphic Design America 3: Portfolios from the Best and Brightest Design Firms from Across the U.S. (repost)

Jenny Sullivan, "Graphic Design America 3: Portfolios from the Best and Brightest Design Firms from Across the U.S."
Rockport Publishers | 2005 | ISBN: 1592531261 | 246 pages | PDF | 56,3 MB
The Water Boy: From the Sidelines to the Owner's Box: Inside the CFL, the XFL, and the NFL (repost)

The Water Boy: From the Sidelines to the Owner's Box: Inside the CFL, the XFL, and the NFL By Bob Ackles, Ian Mulgrew
Publisher: Wi..le.y 2007 | 304 Pages | ISBN: 0470153458 | PDF | 1 MB
Always In Fashion: From Clerk to CEO - Lessons for Success in Business and in Life

Always In Fashion: From Clerk to CEO - Lessons for Success in Business and in Life by Mark Weber
English | January 6, 2015 | ISBN: 0071849394 | 240 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/AZW3/PDF (Converted) | 4 MB

An exclusive guided tour of the fashion industry - from the inside up. Mark Weber is the ultimate fashion insider. Starting his career as a clerk in a clothing store, he worked his way up to the "big time" in New York City, becoming CEO of Phillips-VanHeusen (PVH)/Calvin Klein and then CEO of LVMH Inc.
Candyfreak: A Journey Through the Chocolate Underbelly of America (Audiobook)

Candyfreak: A Journey Through the Chocolate Underbelly of America (Audiobook) by Steve Almond and Oliver Wyman
English | 2004 | ISBN: 156511910X | ASIN: B0002AYYWI | 6 hours and 48 minutes | MP3 128 kbps | 369 MB

Steve Almond doesn't just love candy, he unabashedly worships every aspect of confectionary culture, from the creation of an exceptional malt ball through the tragic demise of a badly conceived candy bar, from the emotion-laden memories stirred by a bite of chocolate to his near-drooling anticipation of spotting a new package on the candy shelves.

The Desert Ark / L'arche du désert (1997)  

Posted by fekmax at Aug. 17, 2014
The Desert Ark / L'arche du désert (1997)

The Desert Ark / L'arche du désert (1997)
Arabic | DVDRip | MKV | AVC, 1455 Kbps | 616x404 | 23.976 fps | 1.01 GB
Audio: AC-3, 192 Kbps | 2 channels | 48.0 KHz | Runtime: 01:26:01 minutes | Subtitle: English (hardcoded)
Genre: Adventure | Drama

Romeo and Juliet in the Algerian desert. Amin and Myriam are secretly in love. Their families are rivals and when their relationship is discovered, conflict is inevitable. In the quiet atmosphere of the palm groves, the two communities have long nurtured the seeds of discord and hatred. The persecution is the first signal of inevitable evil. From inside the cave where they have taken refuge, the two young people hear the cries of a senseless murderous raid. A universal metaphor to denounce the horror of all extremist violence, The Desert Ark is a splendid and terrifying metaphor for a burning contemporary reality.

Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model (repost)  

Posted by interes at March 19, 2014
Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model (repost)

Pricing Beauty: The Making of a Fashion Model by Ashley Mears
English | ISBN: 0520270762 | 2011 | PDF | 328 pages | 1,7 MB

Sociologist Ashley Mears takes us behind the brightly lit runways and glossy advertisements of the fashion industry in this insider's study of the world of modeling.

Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners  

Posted by interes at March 8, 2014
Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners

Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners by Nick Catrantzos
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1439872929 | ISBN-13: 9781439872925 | 363 pages | PDF | 8,1 MB

An adversary who attacks an organization from within can prove fatal to the organization and is generally impervious to conventional defenses. Drawn from the findings of an award-winning thesis, Managing the Insider Threat: No Dark Corners is the first comprehensive resource to use social science research to explain why traditional methods fail against these trust betrayers.

The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 2 (2013) HC  Comics

Posted by mikestoke at July 1, 2013
The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 2 (2013) HC

The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 2 (2013) HC
English | CBR | 613 pages | 694.90 MB

Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman revamps and redefines Marvel's first family in an epic saga across time, space and reality! It all begins when Mr. Fantastic decides to solve everything! As the team contends with Dark Reign, an older Franklin arrives from the future with an ominous warning! And as the Fantastic Four fight the War of the Four Cities, Mr. Fantastic assembles a band of genius youngsters. But when Nathaniel Richards returns, Galactus rises and an all-new Annihilation Wave threatens to invade from the Negative Zone, tragedy suddenly strikes. Grieving, the survivors of the Fantastic Four dissolve the team…but from its ashes rises the Future Foundation!

The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 1 (2013) HC  Comics

Posted by mikestoke at July 1, 2013
The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 1 (2013) HC

The Complete Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman, Book 1 (2013) HC
English | CBR | 668 pages | 551.40 MB

Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman revamps and redefines Marvel's first family in an epic saga across time, space and reality! It all begins when Mr. Fantastic decides to solve everything! As the team contends with Dark Reign, an older Franklin arrives from the future with an ominous warning! And as the Fantastic Four fight the War of the Four Cities, Mr. Fantastic assembles a band of genius youngsters. But when Nathaniel Richards returns, Galactus rises and an all-new Annihilation Wave threatens to invade from the Negative Zone, tragedy suddenly strikes. Grieving, the survivors of the Fantastic Four dissolve the team…but from its ashes rises the Future Foundation!