Brady's Civil War Journal : Photographing the War, 1861-65 Hardback
Mathew Brady and his team of assistants risked their lives to capture up-close images of the fury of the American Civil War and its aftermath. "Brady's Civil War Journal" chronicles the events of the war by showcasing thousands of portraits of the combatants, the sick, the dead, the dying, and documenting the infrastructure of the war machine itself.
The text by Theodore P. Savas, an expert on the Civil War, adds context to Brady's memorable photographs, giving modern readers a fascinating insight into the terrible maelstrom that shaped the American nation.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 256 pages, 257 illustrations
- Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
- Publication Date: 01/10/2012
- Category: Photographs: collections
- ISBN: 9781620870525