The Book of Dance by DK
  

Synopsis

The Book of Dance by DK

This title offers a dazzling introduction to the world of dance. From ballet to breaking, tap to the tango, The Book of Dance takes a unique look at a huge variety of international dance styles to excite any young wannabe dancer. Top tips, techniques and step-by-step guides to basic dance moves are included, so you can even have a go yourself. The Book of Dance includes beautiful images from popular productions of classical favourites such as The Nutcracker , Broadway show stoppers and Bollywood routines. With features on Michael Jackson, Fred Astaire and some of the greatest ballerinas to tread the boards, you can read all about your dance heroes; and the dances that inspired them, with sections on the history of styles and techniques. Whether you love to bodypop, shake your stuff in the salsa or pas-de-deux across your bedroom floor, The Book of Dance is the ultimate guide to dance.

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
144 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

DK
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Publisher

Publication date

3rd September 2012

ISBN

9781405391528


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