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Photo by Brady : a picture of the Civil War

Author: Jennifer Armstrong; Mathew B Brady
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books For Young Readers, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Retells the Civil War through the eyes of photographer Mathew Brady and other field photographers as they record a brutal and deadly time.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Armstrong, Jennifer, 1961-
Photo by Brady.
New York : Atheneum Books For Young Readers, ©2005
(OCoLC)607854340
Online version:
Armstrong, Jennifer, 1961-
Photo by Brady.
New York : Atheneum Books For Young Readers, ©2005
(OCoLC)631668940
Named Person: Mathew B Brady; Mathew B Brady; Mathew B Brady
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Armstrong; Mathew B Brady
ISBN: 0689857853 9780689857850
OCLC Number: 55008193
Description: xi, 147 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Collodion --
Preparation of the plate --
Photographer who couldn't see and the man from Scotland --
Man from Illinois --Exposure --
Carte de Visite --
First shots --
Operators in the field --
Yankee Doodle Dandy --
All quiet along the Potomac --
To the gates of Richmond --
or, halfway, anyway --
Exposed --
Developing the image: Bloodiest day --
Dead of Antietam --
McClellan's body guard --
Fredericksburg, cold as death --
Year of the turning point begins --
Wilderness: Part one --
High tide --
Fixing the image: Gettysburg by Brady --
Rededication --
Man we have all been looking for --
Wilderness: part two --
Image of history --
Ballots and bullets --
And then ...? --
Fixed --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Picture credits.
Responsibility: Jennifer Armstrong.
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Mathew B. Brady was already a famous photographer by the time the Civil War began. But the war gave Brady something else, the chance to make a record of a war in a way that had never been done  Read more...

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