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Title War - photography : images of armed conflict and its aftermath / Anne Wilkes Tucker and Will Michels with Natalie Zelt ; with contributions by Jeffrey Wm. Hunt ... [and others].

Publication Info. Houston : Museum of fine arts, Houston ; New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, [2012]
2012

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  779.935 WAR    AVAILABLE
Description 606 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 34 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents War photographers: a special breed? / Hilary Roberts -- Part 1: Seeing eye to eye: the changing ways and means by which photographers' images have reached the public eye / Natalie Zelt -- Media coverage and dissemination -- The advent of war -- Recruitment and embarkation -- Training -- The "terrible reality" of the first living-room wars / John Stauffer. -- Part 2: Daily routine -- Reconnaissance, resistance, and sabotage -- Patrol and troop movement -- The wait -- German snapshots from World War I: Personal pictures, political implications / Bodo Von Dewitz. -- Part 3: The fight -- Rescue -- Aftermath: Shell shock, exhaustion -- Death -- Grief and battlefield burials and memorials -- Destruction of property -- Executions -- Iwo Jima -- Perspectives on images of armed conflict-an interview with Hilary Roberts and Jeffrey Wm Hunt. -- Part 4: Leisure time -- Support -- Prisoners of war and interrogations -- Medicine: Wartime medicine -- Medicine subsequent to war -- Faith. -- Part 5: Portraits of war: a photographer's perspective / Will Michels -- Portraits -- Photographic essays -- Civilians: Civilian daily life -- Civilian dead and wounded -- Civilian grief -- Refugees -- Children -- Soldier photography: visualizing the war in Iraq / Liam Kennedy. -- Part 6: War's end: victory and defeat -- Retribution -- Homecoming -- Memorials -- Remembrance.
Subject Photographie de guerre -- Histoire -- Catalogues d'exposition. (FrPBN)11934444 (FrPBN)11938837 (FrPBN)12017386
Guerre.
Photographie de guerre.
Catalogue d'exposition.
Genre/Form Exposition -- Houston (Museum of fine arts) -- 2012 -- 2013.
Added Author Tucker, Anne, 1945-.., author. (FrPBN)12823580
Michels, Will, author. (FrPBN)16688281
Zelt, Natalie, author. (FrPBN)16688749
ISBN 9780300177381 hardcover
0300177380 hardcover

 
    
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