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Steve McCurry untold : the stories behind the photographs.

Author: Steve McCurry
Publisher: London ; New York : Phaidon Press Limited, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Steve McCurry (b.1950) launched his career as a photojournalist when, disguised in native garb, he crossed the Pakistan border into Afghanistan thirty years ago. His remarkable coverage won him the Robert Capa Gold Medal, which is awarded to photographers who exhibit exceptional courage and enterprise. A recipient of an unprecedented four World Press Photo first prizes in a single year, many of McCurry's images have  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Named Person: Steve McCurry; Steve McCurry; Steve McCurry; Steve McCurry
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve McCurry
ISBN: 9780714864624 0714864625
OCLC Number: 853452389
Notes: Chiefly illustrations.
Description: 264 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (some color) ; 36 cm
Contents: Shooting under fire --
India by rail --
Monsoon --
The Afghan girl --
After the storm --
Gateway to India --
In the vale of sorrow, Kashmir --
Sanctuary: the temples of Angkor --
A country apart --
September 11th --
The Tibetans --
Beyond the footsteps of Buddha --
Hazaras: strangers in the homeland --
Access to life: fighting HIV/AIDS.
Other Titles: Untold :

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Behind-the-scenes with the work of Steve McCurry.  Read more...

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"It makes you want to get out and see the world, camera in hand..."-Amateur Photographer "At heart a chronicler of catastrophe... McCurry's lushly coloured, far flung reportage has made his work some Read more...

 
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