Diane Arbus: a biography

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Knopf, 1984 - Biography & Autobiography - 366 pages
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Details the ups and downs, vision, and work of the influential and controversial photographer, drawing precise correspondences between the life and the work

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Good overview of an iconic American photographer. - Goodreads
Well written and researched book on her life. - Goodreads
I did not enjoy the authors writing style. - Goodreads
Highly recommend to fans of Arbus and or photography. - Goodreads
The writing leaves a lot to be desired. - Goodreads
Check out her photography if you haven't already. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Lex Gjurasic - Goodreads

Oh gurl! A real page turner if you love a good 80's artist bio. It's got the dirt that may not be in a bio written now, sometimes not PC. Juicy details such as the fact when Diane turned 40 she ... Read full review

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User Review  - Leilani - Goodreads

This book was interesting enough to keep me reading it...but if the people closest to her didn't collaborate with the author at all, how accurate is the story? Read full review

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