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Review: Robert Frank: The Americans

User Review  - Toby Neal - Goodreads

A reprint of a classic collection of poetic, personal and real photographs. Over a two year period Frank captured the essence of 1950's America. This 2008 reprint is excellent quality that shows of ... Read full review

Review: Robert Frank: The Americans

User Review  - Adam Thorman - Goodreads

This is the great photo book. A must have for anyone with any interest in photography. That's all there is to it. Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - Martin - Goodreads

One of my favorite American photographers. This is an incredible book. Highly recommended for readers of American history. Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - David Bai - Goodreads

Each picture seems to have wrapped some incalculable essence of "America" within it. The themes that so obviously permeate our culture seem to be lauded and condemned within the same pages. Each ... Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

An amazing collection of mid-1950s black-and-white photographs taken by Frank during a cross-country ramble through America that shows in stark detail people and places of the era. Each photo is like ... Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - Brian Cronin - Goodreads

This book, and Walker Evans' 'American Photographs' helped define who I became as a person. Getting on the road, photographing, and exploring this vast country of ours. Finding that balance between ... Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Aside the nearly incoherent rambling introduction by Kerouac, I was really taken by this book. I had avoided it since I assumed it's popularity was an indicator of likely disappointment. These photos ... Read full review

Review: The Americans

User Review  - Maura - Goodreads

An all-time favorite book featuring the face of America from small towns to cities. Day and night. Years ago SFMOMA featured a Robert Frank exhibition with many of these photos, plus his the letters ... Read full review

Review: Robert Frank: The Americans

User Review  - Cori - Goodreads

What intrigued me: I read an article in Time (I think? I was at a doctor's office and my Google-fu fails me) about elderly artists who are still active in the art community. Robert Frank was on the ... Read full review

Review: Robert Frank: The Americans

User Review  - Margarite Baltruweit - Goodreads

The photographs Frank brought back form a portrait of the country at the time and hint at its future. Read full review


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