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Valuing your collection
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This book addresses the issue of valuing objects in cultural collections, ranging from high-value to low or no-value and featuring a range of collecti...
Windows for the world
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Windows for the world explores the display and reception of nineteenth-century British stained glass in a secular exhibition context. International in...

Llive, llaugh, llove - llike a llama
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When llife gives you llemons, make llamanade! Everything you will ever need to know in llife, you can llearn from a llama.Fluffy, funny looking, curio...
Did anyone else see that coming...?
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New in the best-selling series of Unpublished Letters, this is a year in review made up of the wry and astute observations of the unpublished Telegrap...

Meetings with remarkable manuscripts
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE AND THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION'An endlessly fascinating and enjoyable book' Neil MacGregor'Full of deli...
You had better make some noise
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A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globeYou Had Better Make Some ...

Meetings with remarkable manuscripts
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WINNER OF THE WOLFSON HISTORY PRIZE AND THE DUFF COOPER PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION 'Endlessly fascinating and enjoyable' Neil MacGregor 'A marvellous book...
Clyfford Still - the artist's museum
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The first significant publication on Clyfford Still and his work in more than twenty-five years celebrates one of abstract expressionism's founders. ...

Unseen
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From Grange Hill to Top of the Pops, Reggie Yates has been on camera nearly all of his life, but it's as a documentary filmmaker - and a pretty fearle...
Wounds
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A family story of blood and memory and the haunting power of the past.2018 WINNER OF THE CHRISTOPHER EWART-BIGGS MEMORIAL PRIZE2017 WINNER OF THE NON-...

The publishing game
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Author, journalist and BBC presenter Ed Stourton delves into the Hodder & Stoughton archives to tell the human story of 150 years of publishing. F...
Freedom now!
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Photographers shot millions of pictures of the black civil rights struggle between the close of World War II and the early 1970s, yet most Americans...

Creating the visitor-centered museum
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What does the transformation to a visitor-centered approach do for a museum? How are museums made relevant to a broad range of visitors of varying age...
Women in the museum
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The number of women working in museum settings has grown exponentially since the start of the twentieth century. Women in the Museum explores the prof...

Art, passion & power
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Hall's consummate history is not just the story of the evolution of one of the world's great collections. The book is also a through-the-keyhole insi...
Muzeum Slaskie
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The Silesian Museum in Katowice, Poland, was created to display the material, artistic and spiritual culture of this historic region, which encompasse...

Museums and biographies
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Museums and biographies both tell the stories of lives. This innovative collection examines for the first time biography - of individuals, objects and...
The curator's handbook
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The Curator's Handbook is the essential practical handbook for curators and curatorial students, mapping out every stage of the exhibition-making proc...

Dear cancer, love Victoria
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Fully updated to include a new introduction by Lynda Thomas, CEO of Macmillan Cancer Support.'I can't bear not to be with these three most important p...
Life on the Victorian stage
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The expansion of the press in Victorian Britain meant more pages to be filled, and more stories to be found. Life on the Victorian Stage: Theatrical G...

Curationism
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*Winner of the ICA Book of the Year, 2015**BR**BR*Now that we 'curate' even lunch, what happens to the role of the connoisseur in contemporary culture...
Dying for the truth
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The role of war correspondents is crucial to democracy and the public's discovery of the truth. Without them, the temptation to manipulate events wit...

Inside Vogue
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The secret diary of Vogue Editor-in-Chief Alexandra Shulman and the real story behind the BBC ABSOLUTELY FASHION documentary.'One of the great social ...
Museum and gallery studies
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Museum and Gallery Studies: The Basics is an accessible guide for the student approaching Museum and Gallery Studies for the first time. Taking a glob...

Understanding and implementing inclusion in museums
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Do museums need to be inclusive? How do we define inclusion? Understanding and Implementing Inclusion in Museums is the pioneer text to focus solely o...
Are you the foie gras correspondent?
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A humorous and honest account of an ex-pat reporter's life in the south west of France. Packed with amusing anecdotes and true stories about the char...

Exhibiting War
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What does it mean to display war? Examining a range of different exhibitions in Britain, Canada and Australia, Jennifer Wellington reveals complex imp...
Queen's Marriage
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The inside story of The Queen's Marriage from renowned royal author Lady Colin Campbell contains previously undisclosed revelations.

Routledge companion to museum ethics
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Routledge Companion to Museum Ethics is a theoretically informed reconceptualization of museum ethics discourse as a dynamic social practice central t...
Museums and their communities
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Using case studies drawn from all areas of museum studies, Museums and their Communities explores the museums as a site of representation, identity an...

Venice lessons
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Venice, one of the world's most famous places, has a dual nature of real city and myth. It is suspended in the struggle between sea and soil and unabl...
She said
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She Said is a wonderful celebration of the wit and wisdom of women through the ages.In it you'll find writers, artists, politicians, actors, musicians...

Inside the white cube
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When these essays first appeared in Artforum in 1976, their impact was immediate. They were discussed, annotated, cited, collected, and translated-the...
War and the death of news
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A smoke bomb went off. Then shots were fired from buildings overlooking the square. The camera had a BBC News sign on it. Someone cried out from the c...

Curators
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Over the centuries, natural history museums have evolved from being little more than musty repositories of stuffed animals and pinned bugs, to being c...
National Museum, Sultanate of Oman
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The National Museum, Sultanate of Oman, is dedicated to preserving and showcasing the treasures of Oman's cultural heritage. The magnificent new build...

Heritage tourism
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Heritage tourism has become an increasingly significant component of the global tourism industry, particularly in countries striving to diversify away...
Dear cancer, love Victoria
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'I can't bear not to be with these three most important people in my life. I can't bear not to be there alongside Mark as my children grow up. My brig...

The international distribution of news
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Based on newly available and extensive archival evidence, this book traces the history of international news agencies and associations around the worl...
Cultural policy
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Contemporary society is complex; governed and administered by a range of contradictory policies, practices and techniques. Nowhere are these contradic...

Bubble wrap
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In an engaging personal account Lisa Movius throws light on the fascinating phenomenon of the Chinese art market.
Bound in Venice
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The Serene Republic and the Dawn of the BookA highly readable but erudite book in the style of Alberto Angela's A Day in the Life of Ancient Rome, thi...

Democracy's detectives
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In democratic societies, investigative journalism holds government and private institutions accountable to the public. From firings and resignations t...
Rolling blackouts
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Cartoonist Sarah Glidden follows up her acclaimed debut, How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less, with Rolling Black- outs, which details her two...

1001 quotations to inspire you before you die
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From the bestselling 1001 series, comes a collection of 1001 quotations from numerous brilliant minds of the Ancient World through to the present day....
Journalism after Snowden
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Edward Snowden's release of classified NSA documents exposed the widespread government practice of mass surveillance in a democratic society. The publ...

The return of curiosity
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The Spy Museum, the Vacuum Cleaner Museum, the National Mustard Museum-not to mention the Art Institute, the Museum of Modern Art, and the Getty Cente...
3D recording, documentation and management of cultural heritage
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Documentation of our cultural heritage is experiencing an explosion of innovation. New tools have appeared in recent decades including laser scanning, rapid prototyping, high dynamic range spherical and infrared imagery, drone photography, augmented and virtual reality and computer rendering in multiple dimensions. These give us visualisations and

Spinning intelligence
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Throughout the twentieth century, especially during wartime and the Cold War, intelligence agents routinely used the media to publish and broadcast ma...
You're a star
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Some people shine especially bright in our lives. Say thank you to them with this sparkling constellation of uplifting quotes and grateful statements....