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Author Tucker, Anne, author.

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, [Texas] : Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, [2012]
New Haven, [Connecticut] : Yale University Press.
2012

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 Axe 2nd Floor Oversize Stacks  779 T795w 2012    ---  Available
Description 606 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This catalogue was published to coincide with the exhibition WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath, organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, November 11, 2012-February 3, 2013"--Title page verso.
Summary "More than 480 images illustrate the relationship between photography and war, showing the experience of armed conflict through the eyes of photographers across two centuries and six continents"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents War photographers : a special breed? / Hilary Roberts -- 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 -- 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 -- 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 -- Leisure time -- Support -- Prisoners of war and interrogations -- Medicine : Wartime medicine ; Medicine subsequent to war -- Faith -- 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 -- War's end : Victory and defeat ; Retribution ; Homecoming ; Memorials ; Remembrance.
Subject War photography -- Exhibitions.
War -- Pictorial works.
War. (OCoLC)fst01170328
War photography. (OCoLC)fst01170549
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01424028
Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
Added Author Michels, Will, author.
Zelt, Natalie, author.
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Added Title Images of armed conflict and its aftermath
ISBN 9780300177381 (hardcover)
0300177380 (hardcover)

 
    
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