THOMPSON, WILLIAM F.
Title The Image Of War: The Pictorial Reporting Of The American Civil War.
Book Condition Softcover. Good condition.
Edition First printing of this edition.
Publisher Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge: 1994.
080711958X / 9780807119587
Seller ID 11338X1
Explores the visual representations of the United States Civil War created by contemporary illustrators, photographers, cartoonists, and commercial artists from the North. Examines the way they worked, the kind of work they produced, and its impact. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: United States Civil War, William F. Thompson, Reporting, Journalism, Military, Franc Wilkie, Alfred R. Waud, Sketching, Thomas Nast, Arthur Lumley, Abraham Lincoln, Harper's Weekly, Fletcher Harper, Jefferson Davis, Mathew Brady).