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In The American West

by Laura Wilson

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Published by "Harry N. Abrams, Inc." .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual photographers,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Photography,
  • Individual Photographers And Their Work,
  • Photography Of Specific Subjects,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - General,
  • Individual Photographer,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits,
  • Photography / General,
  • Biography,
  • Portrait photography,
  • Portraits,
  • West (U.S.)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRichard Avedon (Photographer)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7998935M
    ISBN 100810959283
    ISBN 109780810959286

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