Everything you wanted to know about the former state and more is in The East German Handbook, which is published by Taschen. Read more
If you love the cult TV show, you might want to invest in Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men (Taschen). And when we say invest, we mean invest. Read more
For an alternative mid-century style, check out this new book Tiki Pop: America imagines its own Polynesian Paradise by Sven Kirsten.
The Age of Innocence: Football in the 1970s book by Reuel Golden by Taschen is available from next week, highlighting a golden age in football – and one that seems a million miles away from today's game.
Substantial and exhaustive – and if you love the era, Mid-Century Ads: Advertising from the Mad Men Era book by Jim Heimann and Steven Heller is a book you'll probably want to own.