American Image: Photographing One Hundred Fifty Years in the Life of a Nation

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Contemporary Books, 1989 - Photographie - États-Unis - Histoire - 266 pages
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An evocative celebration of the 150th anniversary of photography chronicles the history of the American experience from pre-Civil War days to the present in four hundred superlative photographs that document the historical events, landscape, and people of America.

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American image: photographing one hundred fifty years in the life of a nation

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Among the many salutes to photography's sesquicentennial published this year, here are two more. Images of America lacks a clear purpose or audience and is further marred by confusing organization and ... Read full review

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A fine collection of black and white photos illustrating some of America's many era and people. Read full review


The Early Years
The Civil War
Moving West

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