This Land: An American Portrait

Jarred by the 9/11 attacks, photographer Jack Spencer set out in 2003 “in hopes of making a few ‘sketches’ of America in order to gain some clarity on what it meant to be living in this nation at this moment in time.” Across thirteen years, forty-eight states, and eighty thousand miles of driving, Spencer created a vast, encompassing portrait of the American landscape that is both contemporary…

This Land

ISBN 10 : 1477311890
ISBN 13 : 9781477311899

Jarred by the 9/11 attacks, photographer Jack Spencer set out in 2003 "in hopes of making a few 'sketches' of America in order to gain some clarity on what it meant to be living in..

Immigrant America

ISBN 10 : 0520940482
ISBN 13 : 9780520940482

This third edition of the widely acclaimed classic has been thoroughly expanded and updated to reflect current demographic, economic, and political realities. Drawing on recent cen..

The Farmer In All Of Us

ISBN 10 : 1426213301
ISBN 13 : 9781426213304

Follows the themes of the legendary radio commentator's speech "So God Made A Farmer," depicting the lives and work of farmers across the United States...

Bound For The Promised Land

ISBN 10 : 0307514765
ISBN 13 : 9780307514769

Harriet Tubman is one of the giants of American history—a fearless visionary who led scores of her fellow slaves to freedom and battled courageously behind enemy lines during the..

This Land

ISBN 10 : 071123504X
ISBN 13 : 9780711235045

Joe Cornish is widely acknowledged as Britain's finest landscape photographer. In this new collection he explores fifty of the most amazing landscapes in Britain. Taking its cue fr..

Cities From The Sky

ISBN 10 : 1568982992
ISBN 13 : 9781568982991

This beautifully-produced, large-format book collects over 125 extraordinary images taken between the 1920s and the 1960s by the men of the Fairchild Aerial Survey Company. The pho..

The Food Of A Younger Land

ISBN 10 : 1594488657
ISBN 13 : 9781594488658

Uses long-forgotten WPA files archived in the Library of Congress to paint a detailed picture of Depression Era Americans through the food that they ate and the local traditions an..

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