The original lighthouse field guide for the Hudson River and the New York harbor.
There are seven lighthouses that light the way up the Hudson River to Albany. Many of these are famous lighthouses of significance, none more well known than the statue of Liberty and the famous Little Red Lighthouse underneath the George Washington Bridge. This book is a guide to these lighthouses and their histories and their current status. Filled with illustrations and photographs, this rich little guide to these gems of the Hudson is a sure fire way to help keep the home fires burning.
2009 marks the 400th Anniversary of the exploration of the Hudson River and it's valley which was first discovered by Henry Hudson in 1609 while about the ship Half Moon.
A stunning collection of over 100 recipes inspired by the heart of Britannia.
Forget pouring a cuppa, fill your glass with unique drinks from the heart of Britain and explore some of the best pubs and lounges the home of Big Ben has to offer. Enjoy cocktails from some of London’s best bartenders and mixologists from the comfort of your own home. Plan your next stroll along the River Thames or bring the big city to your home bar with photographs and recipes that capture the heart of the city. City Cocktails profiles some of the most happening cities in the world to give readers a taste of class, no matter where they set their glass.
Miami Cocktails is an elegant collection of over 100 recipes inspired by the Magic City.
Famous for its tropical climate and vibrant nightlife, Miami has been a go-to destination since the railroad could deliver travelers there from all over the United States. Today, the Magic City has become an international beacon for art enthusiasts, fashionistas, foodies, and nightlife aficionados, making for one of the country’s most dynamic cocktail scenes. Miami Cocktails is the perfect guide to drinking like a local. Inside you will find:
- Over 100 cocktail recipes that honor and reinvent classics and make the best of all the fresh, year-round local produce - A brief history of Miami and the city's influence on the global cocktail scene - Introductions to local bartenders and mixologists that reflect the myriad of influences shaping the city today - Where to find the perfect ingredients around the city - Cocktail basics for your home bar, including glassware, tools, spirits, liqueurs, and extras - Drink your way around Miami with chapters dedicated to your favorite neighborhoods
Whether you are preparing to travel to Miami or simply bring Miami to your home, Miami Cocktails is the perfect guide for you!
Gabriel Urrutia is an award-winning veteran of the spirits industry, filling every role from mixologist to consultant. His coverage of the Miami cocktail scene is featured in Edible South Florida and on the popular Spirited Miami blog, which he founded.
The NASA Signature Notebook
Be inspired as you write alongside some of the most iconic space discovery missions in history
Take your creativity over the moon with this iconic notebook. Write alongside images NASA’s greatest missions, from the Moon Landing to Mars, as well as quotes from the men and women who looked past our planet and into the stars. With a beautiful soft-leather cover embossed with the NASA logo, this notebook is the perfect gift for history lovers and future astronauts everywhere.
New Orleans Cocktails
N'awlins. Crescent City. The Big Easy. New Orleans is full of culture and at the heart of this culture…cocktails!
Immerse yourself in the magic and mystery of the city with this fun and elegant new guide to the best bars and cocktails of New Orleans. Far more than just a cocktail recipe book, New Orleans Cocktails features signature creations by the best mixologists in the Big Easy, inspired by Crescent City musicians, writers, and revolutionaries alike.
- More than 100 of New Orleans' most exciting cocktails and bartender originals, including: New Orleans classics like the Sazerac (at the Sazerac Bar, of course) and Arnaud's twist on the French 75, drinks inspired by the city's history, like the absinthe-filled Jean LaFitte Cocktail - A Brief History of New Orleans cocktails - Soundtrack suggestions to transport you to the birthplace of Jazz - Bartending techniques and preparations to make exquisite cocktails at home - Tips for the first-time New Orleans visitor drinking their way around the city - Cocktail terminology for understanding what you hear and what you read - Iconic drinks like the Classic Hurricane that will transport you to Bourbon Street
You'll also find invaluable insider tips from local bartenders, including a Q&A with Ann Tuennerman, founder of Tales of the Cocktail! Concoct your own authentic Mardi Gras celebration without ever leaving your zip code with this comprehensive guide to the art of New Orleans cocktail making.
"Whether a clean-drinking history buff or a connoisseur of all things served in fancy cups, New Orleans Cocktails raises a glass to the best of culture." - Christina Leo, inRegister "Transport yourself to the heart of New Orleans' fascinating cocktail culture with this collection of contemporary and classic drinks. Expect unique libations inspired by writers, musicians, and revolutionaries of The Big Easy, as well as bartender insights, party-planning chapters, and top shopping tips." - The Spirits Business
An elegant collection of over 100 cocktail recipes inspired by the City of Light.
Bring the romance and elegance of Paris into your home with cocktail recipes from leading French mixologists and the signature drink recipes of Parisian hot spots. More than just a cocktail book, Paris Cocktails celebrates the art of drinking like the French, with entertaining tips for throwing a perfectly Parisian cocktail party, revelations on the latest trends in French mixology, reviews of the best bars in both America and Paris where you can find the true French cocktail experience, and musings from French and non-French alike who have mastered the art of French drinking.
The Sequoia National Park Signature Edition
Bring the majestic beauty of Sequoia National Park with you wherever you go.
Bring the majestic beauty of the Sequoia National Park and Kings Canyon with you wherever you go with this durable notebook that is perfect for both on and off the trail. It doesn’t matter when inspiration strikes, this National Park Signature Edition has plenty of blank pages waiting to be filled with notes, ideas, and sketches. It also contains park facts, historical imagery, and emblematic quotations that encapsulate the park and its iconic landmarks, from Grant Grove and the Giant Forest to the peaks of North Dome and Grand Sentinel. Whether you drive through or go backcountry camping, the Sequoia National Park Signature Edition is an ideal way to remember your visit to one of the great national parks.