Обложка книги Lewis and Clark Revisited: A Photographer's Trail (Lyndhurst Book)

Lewis and Clark Revisited: A Photographer's Trail (Lyndhurst Book)

ISBN: 0295983434;
Издательство: University of Washington Press
Страниц: 224

Book DescriptionLewis and Clark Revisited takes us on a stunning visual journey through contemporary America. Almost ten years ago photographer Greg MacGregor began his journey, camera in hand, following the rivers west and, like Lewis and Clark, he found a country "transformed by generations of human habitation." In photographs that range from remarkable and beautiful views to powerful and unsettling images of decay, from the gently humorous to the deeply elegiac, MacGregor?s eye never strays fromits search for ways to see and understand the American landscape and the people who shaped it. Like others drawn to the story of the expedition, MacGregor found inspiration in the writings of Lewis and Clark. Their journals provided him with anotherlens through which to look, the lens of history, and he used their words as his guidebook to follow the human imprint on the old route. The book includes many delightful and revealing extracts from the journals. These historical texts...