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eBook Guernsey: Pictures from the Past ePub

by Carol Toms

  • ISBN: 0850337836
  • Category: Europe
  • Subcategory: History
  • Author: Carol Toms
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Phillimore & Co. (January 1, 1991)
  • Pages: 128
  • ePub book: 1769 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1411 kb
  • Other: txt mbr lrf mbr
  • Rating: 4.8
  • Votes: 637

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A further selection of historic photographs from Carel Toms' magnificent collection, full of information and interest. ISBN13:9780850337839. Release Date:January 1991.

Yet the book's unique depth comes from the writing accompanying each photo: as with the caption revealing . From cover to cover, this book is filled with fascinating images that are thought provoking and capture the reader's imagination.

Yet the book's unique depth comes from the writing accompanying each photo: as with the caption revealing how one seemingly random snapshot of a dancing couple captured the first dance of their 40-year marriage, each successive inscription shines like a flashbulb illuminating a photograph's particular context and lighting up our connection to the past.

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Once taken merely to document their present, they now help us witness the past. A beautiful suicide – 23 year-old Evelyn McHale jumped from the 83rd floor of the Empire State Building and landed on a United Nations limousine, 1947

Once taken merely to document their present, they now help us witness the past. Many images only become iconic shots years later, once we understand their importance and historical context. From historical landmarks and famous people to the basic daily routines of the past, these old photos portray the history in a way that we can empathize with and understand more intimately. A beautiful suicide – 23 year-old Evelyn McHale jumped from the 83rd floor of the Empire State Building and landed on a United Nations limousine, 1947. First morning after Sweden changed from driving on the left side to driving on the right, 1967. Anyone can write on Bored Panda.

A further selection of historic photographs from Carel Toms' magnificent collection, full of information and interest.