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Lens of war

J. Matthew Gallman

Lens of war

exploring iconic photographs of the Civil War

by J. Matthew Gallman

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • War photography,
  • Case studies,
  • Photography in historiography,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by J. Matthew Gallman and Gary W. Gallagher
    SeriesUncivil wars, Uncivil wars
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE468.7 .L46 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 pages
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27179204M
    ISBN 100820348104
    ISBN 109780820348100
    LC Control Number2014039729
    OCLC/WorldCa892432272

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