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Product Description: The before-and-after trope in photography has long paired images to represent change: whether affirmatively, as in the results of makeovers, social reforms or medical interventions, or negatively, in the destruction of the environment by the impacts of war or natural disasters...read more
By Kate Palmer Albers (editor)

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9781474253116 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 6, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: The before-and-after trope in photography has long paired images to represent change: whether affirmatively, as in the results of makeovers, social reforms or medical interventions, or negatively, in the destruction of the environment by the impacts of war or natural disasters.

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Product Description: Understanding Photojournalism explores the interface between theory and practice at the heart of photojournalism, mapping out the critical questions that photojournalists and picture editors consider in their daily practice and placing these in context...read more
By Robert Hariman (contributor)

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9781472594891 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Understanding Photojournalism explores the interface between theory and practice at the heart of photojournalism, mapping out the critical questions that photojournalists and picture editors consider in their daily practice and placing these in context.

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9781472594907 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 9, 2017, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Understanding Photojournalism explores the interface between theory and practice at the heart of photojournalism, mapping out the critical questions that photojournalists and picture editors consider in their daily practice and placing these in context.

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9781474233460 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $112.00

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9781350008311 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $29.95

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Product Description: Fragile Legacies showcases the fascinating photographs of Chief Solomon Osagie Alonge (1911-1994), Nigeria's premier twentieth-century photographer and the first official photographer to the Royal Court of the Kingdom of Benin. Alonge's historic photographs document the rituals, pageantry, and regalia of the Benin Court for over a half-century, and provide rare insight into the history of Nigeria from an insider's perspective...read more

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9781907804991 | D Giles Ltd, January 10, 2017, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Fragile Legacies showcases the fascinating photographs of Chief Solomon Osagie Alonge (1911-1994), Nigeria's premier twentieth-century photographer and the first official photographer to the Royal Court of the Kingdom of Benin.
9781907804885 | D Giles Ltd, December 13, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Chief Solomon Osagie Alonge (1911–1994) was one of Nigeria’s premier photographers and the first official photographer to the Royal Court of the Kingdom of Benin.

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Product Description: This photographic essay highlights the little-known history of the first Jewish communities established in the New World dating to the 1600s. Award-winning photographer Wyatt Gallery documents the oldest synagogues and cemeteries on Barbados, Curacao, Jamaica, St...read more
By Jonathan D. Sarna (foreword by)

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9780764350955 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, December 28, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This photographic essay highlights the little-known history of the first Jewish communities established in the New World dating to the 1600s.

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Product Description: This beautifully illustrated book offers a comprehensive look at the career of photographer William Notman (1826–1891). Born in Scotland, Notman emigrated to Canada in 1856; he settled in Montreal and opened a photography studio that later had branches throughout Canada and the United States...read more

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9780300223675 | Hazan Editeur, December 13, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This beautifully illustrated book offers a comprehensive look at the career of photographer William Notman (1826–1891).

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Product Description: This collection of postcards provides a window into a world now lost forever: Paris in its golden age. Leonard Pitt’s selection offers a stimulating view of an era in which both Paris and the ‘carte postale’ were in vogue. Pitt’s choice of medium introduces the reader to a rich and alive social world, in which, during the early years of the twentieth century, over one million postcards were produced and exchanged a day...read more

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9781445655871 | Amberley Pub Plc, November 30, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: This collection of postcards provides a window into a world now lost forever: Paris in its golden age.
9781582435268 | Counterpoint, October 1, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this stunning volume of historic postcards featuring the City of Light, Leonard Pitt takes us deep into the art and heart of the postcard and Paris itself.

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Product Description: A fresh and surprising look at the American Civil War through pinhole camera photographs of sesquicentennial battlefield reenactments In 2011, Michael Falco set out to document the American Civil War's 150th anniversary by photographing reenactments of more than 20 major battles―from the First Manassas, Antietam, and Chancellorsville to Gettysburg, Vicksburg, and Appomattox...read more

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9781581573800 | Countryman Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A fresh and surprising look at the American Civil War through pinhole camera photographs of sesquicentennial battlefield reenactments In 2011, Michael Falco set out to document the American Civil War's 150th anniversary by photographing reenactments of more than 20 major battles―from the First Manassas, Antietam, and Chancellorsville to Gettysburg, Vicksburg, and Appomattox.

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By Deborah Willis (foreword by)

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9781606065051 | J Paul Getty Museum Pubns, November 1, 2016, cover price $35.00

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Product Description: Chicago is a city that through history has triumphed over nature and disaster. It has bounced back from a calamitous fire, re-engineered the flow of the Chicago River and challenged gravity with a series of pioneering skyscrapers...read more

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9781910904053 | Pavilion, December 15, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Chicago is a city that through history has triumphed over nature and disaster.
9781607105800, titled "Chicago Then & Now" | 2 edition (Thunder Bay Pr, November 1, 2012), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Since it first grew up along the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago blossomed into a vibrant, progressive city with a landscape unlike any other.

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9781607107460, titled "Chicago Then & Now" | 2 edition (Thunder Bay Pr, March 1, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Chicago has changed greatly over time, but it has always been a place of innovation and excitement.

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Product Description: The newest addition to Prestel’s highly successful “50...You Should Know” series offers the perfect introduction to the best contemporary photographers and their most iconic works. This globetrotting collection of contemporary photographers and their work is a great way to become familiar with the wide variety of techniques and styles embraced by the medium...read more

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9783791382593 | Prestel Pub, October 25, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The newest addition to Prestel’s highly successful “50.

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Product Description: LIFE commemorates the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor photographs - many exclusive to LIFE in this lavishly illustrated collector's edition.On December 7, 1941, the Japanese Empire stunned the world with a surprise attack on the U...read more
By Life (corporate author)

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9781618931764 | Time Inc Home Entertainment, October 25, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: LIFE commemorates the 75th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor photographs - many exclusive to LIFE in this lavishly illustrated collector's edition.

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Product Description: Grit and Glamour features an incredible range of photography by famed artist Allan Tannenbaum covering the styles and fashions of the iconic decade, including stars and artists such as the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, and Andy Warhol...read more
By Allan Tannenbaum (photographer)

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9781608878192 | Insight Editions, October 18, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Grit and Glamour features an incredible range of photography by famed artist Allan Tannenbaum covering the styles and fashions of the iconic decade, including stars and artists such as the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, and Andy Warhol.

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Product Description: Do we understand a photograph differently if we encounter it in a newspaper rather than a book? In a photo album as opposed to framed on a museum wall? The "Public" Life of Photographs explores how the various ways that photographs have been made available to the public have influenced their reception...read more
By Thierry Gervais (editor)

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9780262035194 | Mit Pr, October 7, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Do we understand a photograph differently if we encounter it in a newspaper rather than a book?

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Product Description: Throughout its early history, photography's authenticity was contested and challenged: how true a representation of reality can a photograph provide? Does the reproduction of a photograph affect its value as authentic or not? From a Photograph examines these questions in the light of the early scientific periodical press, exploring how the perceived veracity of a photograph, its use as scientific evidence and the technologies developed for printing it were intimately connected...read more

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9781474266727 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Throughout its early history, photography's authenticity was contested and challenged: how true a representation of reality can a photograph provide?

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Product Description: The book includes all the tourist must-see places of the capital city. Sites include the Capitol, White House, Library of Congress, Supreme Court, Treasury Building, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, Smithsonian Museum, Union Station, Ford's Theatre, Pentagon, Arlington Cemetery, Folger Shakespeare Library, Old Post Office, and the offices that Mark Twain described as "the ugliest building in America...read more

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9781910904770 | Pavilion, October 1, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The book includes all the tourist must-see places of the capital city.
9781607107552, titled "Washington, D.C. then & now" | 2 rev upd edition (Thunder Bay Pr, May 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Two hundred years ago, a city was envisioned that would rival the architectural splendor of Athens and Paris, and be the home of its nation’s power and influence.
9781571451910 | Thunder Bay Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Millions of schoolchildren and visitors make the pilgrimage to our nation's capital each year.

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9781607109006, titled "Washington, D.C. Then and Now" | 2 cpt rev edition (Thunder Bay Pr, September 10, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Two hundred years ago, a city was envisioned that would rival the architectural splendor of Athens and Paris, and be the home of its nation’s power and influence.
9781592238323, titled "Washington, D.C. Then & Now" | Compact edition (Thunder Bay Pr, October 5, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: As the center of power of the United States, Washington, D.

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Product Description: Photography Reinvented brings together thirty-five works by eighteen critically acclaimed artists who, through innovative experimentation and visionary conceptual scope, have changed the course of contemporary photography.From the seemingly objective, straightforward style and large-scale, vibrantly colored prints of famed Düsseldorf School photographers Andreas Gursky, Candida Höfer, Thomas Struth, and Thomas Ruff to works by groundbreaking contemporary artists, including Thomas Demand, Vik Muniz, Cindy Sherman, Hiroshi Sugimoto, and Catherine Opie, Photography Reinvented traces the aesthetic, technical, and philosophical shifts of the art form during a period of substantial change...read more

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9780691172873 | Princeton Univ Pr, September 27, 2016, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Photography Reinvented brings together thirty-five works by eighteen critically acclaimed artists who, through innovative experimentation and visionary conceptual scope, have changed the course of contemporary photography.

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Product Description: Jan Dibbets’ dissenting and unashamedly biased Pandora’s Box offers nothing less than a reinterpretation of the entire history of art photography, arguing that scientific photography was the realm where the medium’s real innovations happened...read more

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9782759603343 | Paris Musees, September 27, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Jan Dibbets’ dissenting and unashamedly biased Pandora’s Box offers nothing less than a reinterpretation of the entire history of art photography, arguing that scientific photography was the realm where the medium’s real innovations happened.

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Product Description: Now available in an updated and revised edition, Photos that Changed the World gathers together images of pivotal moments in world history in one stunning volume. In lavish two-page spreads, this book presents nearly one hundred of history’s most memorable photographs ― from the Wright Brothers’ first flight to the bombing of Pearl Harbor, from Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech to Nelson Mandela’s release from prison, and from the inauguration of President Barack Obama to the Syrian refugee crisis...read more

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9783791382371 | Prestel Pub, September 25, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Now available in an updated and revised edition, Photos that Changed the World gathers together images of pivotal moments in world history in one stunning volume.

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Product Description: Performing for the Camera examines how the photograph has both documented and developed our understanding of performance since the invention of the photographic medium. It engages with both the serious business of art and performance and the humor and improvisation of posing for the camera...read more
By Fiontán Moran (editor)

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9781849764001 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 20, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Performing for the Camera examines how the photograph has both documented and developed our understanding of performance since the invention of the photographic medium.

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Product Description: Photography was entangled with art from the very moment of its invention by painter and printmaker Louis Daguerre in 1839. Painting with Light is the first book to look at photography’s complex and fascinating inter-relationship with painting and sculpture in the 19th and early 20th centuries...read more
By Hope Kingsley (editor)

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9781849764025 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 20, 2016, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Photography was entangled with art from the very moment of its invention by painter and printmaker Louis Daguerre in 1839.

By Jack London, Davide Sapienza (introduced by) and Alessia Tagliaventi (editor)

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9788869656392 | Contrasto Due, September 13, 2016, cover price $24.95

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