Obama: The Historic Front Pages : from Announcement to Inauguration, Chronicled by Leading U.S. and International Newspapers

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2009 - Photography - 224 pages
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When Barack Obama became president - elected on the 4th of November 2008 - he transformed Martin's Luther King's dream into reality. This book documents Obama's journey to the White House. It includes front covers, speeches and photographs from Obama's initial declaration of candidacy, his Democratic nomination, election and inauguration.

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This "commemorative album" could serve as a somewhat basic pathfinder to the Obama newspaper record online. Some 120 front pages are shown in full color, captioned with their web addresses, from only ... Read full review

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Had the honor of copyediting this beauty, and just got my copy. Check it out! It even smells good :) Read full review

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Bestselling author and editor DAVID ELLIOT COHEN has created or coauthored numerous large-format illustrated books that have collectively sold more than 5 million copies. Most were in the hugely popular Day in the Life and America 24/7 photography book series, and four have been New York Times best-sellers. Cohen has been profiled in almost every major periodical and many television news programs. His most recent book, What Matters: The world’s preeminent photojournalists and thinkers depict essential issues of our time, was just published by Sterling Publishing in 2008.


MARK GREENBERG has been a photographer for more than 30 years; after working with a major metropolitan newspaper and then AP, he founded his own photo agency, Visions. Greenberg has won World Press Photo awards and was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize for feature photography for his story on the Voyager aircraft. His work has appeared in nearly every major publication worldwide, including LIFE and National Geographic.

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