Ansel Adams: An Autobiography: An Autobiography by Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams: An Autobiography: An Autobiography by Ansel Adams

Ansel Adams: An Autobiography: An Autobiography

byAnsel Adams, Mary Street Alinder

Paperback | February 1, 1996

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In this bestselling autobiography, completed shortly before his death in 1984, Ansel Adams looks back at his legendary six-decade career as a conservationist, teacher, musician, and, above all, photographer. Written with characteristic warmth, vigor, and wit, this fascinating account brings to life the infectious enthusiasms, fervent battles, and bountiful friendships of a truly American original.
In a career that spanned over six decades, Ansel Adams was at once America's foremost landscape photographer and one of its most ardent environmentalists. A master photographer, teacher and naturalist, the profound impact of his work continues to expand as each generation discovers the magnificent, luminous beauty of his art.Mary Stree...
Title:Ansel Adams: An Autobiography: An AutobiographyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 9.25 × 6 × 1 inPublished:February 1, 1996Publisher:Bulfinch

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ISBN - 10:0821222414

ISBN - 13:9780821222416

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from good read this is easy to read. loved it.
Date published: 2010-03-18

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This popularly priced edition of Adams' acclaimed 1985 autobiography preserves all the text but reproduces fewer photographs than the original. With characteristic warmth, vigor, and wit, America's most beloved photographer-environmentalist recalls his extraordinary six-decade career. "A warm, discursive, and salty document".--The New Yorker. of photos

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"A warm, discursive, and salty document"-New Yorker