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Ansel Adams : America's photographer ; a biography for young people

Author: Beverly Gherman
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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Ansel Adams led a rich life inspired by the miracles of nature. This biography takes us from the earthquake that broke his nose to the valley that shaped his world, revealing the humorous, artistic, and thoughtful personality behind his legendary work.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Ansel Adams; Ansel Adams; Ansel Adams
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beverly Gherman
ISBN: 0316824453 9780316824453 9781413177114 1413177115
OCLC Number: 50647883
Awards: Notable Children's Trade Books in the Field of Social Sciences (2003).
Description: 110 p. : ill. (photos) ; 27 cm.
Contents: Prologue: Visualization --
Broken nose, high spirit --
Too active for school --
"If, if, if!" --
In and out of the darkroom --
"Sierra sky and stone" --
Marriage in the mountains --
To play or not to play --
First trip east --
Sun and moon --
Soldier at home --
Giving back --
"A green flash" --
Afterword: Ansel Adams and the development of photography.
Responsibility: by Beverly Gherman.
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Ansel Adams led a rich life inspired by the miracles of nature. This biography takes us from the earthquake that broke his nose to the valley that shaped his world, revealing the humorous, artistic, and thoughtful personality behind his legendary work.

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