A comprehensive overview of tartan and tweed, from their origins in the Scottish Highlands to their reinvention, growing and continued popularity and use in fashion, music, art and film.
The book takes the reader on a virtual roadtrip, telling the reader about the highway's legends, stories, people and funky businesses that are the essence of the Route 66 experience.
This collection of 100 quotes from famous, successful, and strong women makes an inspirational gift to any girl or woman, or to yourself.
On 6 November 1895 Consuelo Vanderbilt married Charles Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough. Though the preceding months had included spurned loves, unexpected deaths, scandal and illicit affairs, the wedding was the crowning
Frederick Douglass' memoir, first published in 1845, set the tone for the American Abolitionist Movement.