• Imprint: Giunti
  • Series: Atlanti illustrati
  • Author: AA.VV
  • Pages: 240
  • Size: 22,5 x 26,5 cm
  • Binding: Softcover with flaps
  • Price: 24,00 €
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Illustrated book on dance
Dance is a fascinating yet ephemeral art, which leaves hardly any tangible traces in thespectators’ minds. Therefore in order to be understood, every form of dance must be contextualised in a historical period, geographically and culturally, providing links to other disciplines. The first part of this book narrates the development and evolution of dance from the dawn of humanity up to the remarkable revolution of contemporary dance. It goes even further, seeking out the reasons why dance is such a pleasurable, heathy, enjoyable, gratifying activity. The second part - Types and styles - traces an overview of the types and styles of dance all over the world, an evocative collage created on a geographic basis, while addressing famous and complex artistic traditions of the western world. At the end of the book, a section illustrates the most well-known dance steps, for those readers who, after such an exhaustive review, are tempted “to give it a try” themselves.

Eros and wine
As is well known, wine interacts with the delicate mechanisms that regulate sexual activity, and a moderate consumption of wine benefits both men and women. World-renowned specialists in andrology, urology, gynaecology, psychology and pharmacology talk about this subject at various levels, addressing both professionals and a lay public...

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