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…
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..
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..
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...
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..
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..
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..
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..