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National Geographic The Photographs by Leah Bendavid Val
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
This is not just a coffee table picture book! This is a compilation of stories and pictures which you read page by page to get amazing world and cultural perspectives over the past 100 years. National Geographic did an great job compiling the most comprehensive set of photographs taken since the early 1900's. The book features breathtaking pictures of foreign lands, wildlife, people, etc. divided into sections which are narrated in story-like form. For examples, the first section in the book explores the history of photography and the role that the National Geographic played in the development of the technology and the art. I liked the story/photograph format and especially liked the mix of… Read more
The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
4.0 out of 5 stars Thought-provoking read, Oct. 14 2001
This is one of my all-time favorite books! It is really a unique book in that Rand not only develops theoretical yet realistic storylines and characters but also creates this completely unique philosphy. It allows the readers to really question true human intentions and goals. With all this, it is still a really enjoyable read!
The only reason I gave it 4 stars is that it can become tiresome because it is so long.