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The pivot of the world photography and its nation by Blake Stimson

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Photography -- Social aspects.,
  • Photographic criticism.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBlake Stimson.
LC ClassificationsTR183 .S75 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3427504M
ISBN 10026269333X
LC Control Number2005051703

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