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Published: 01 December 2010

432 Pages | 55 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199752140

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About to Die

How News Images Move the Public

Barbie Zelizer

  • Covers a controversial but arresting topic--photographs of people facing imminent death
  • Features over fifty powerful illustrations
  • Zelizer, president of the U.N.-affiliated International Communications Association, is renowned for her writings on photography
  • Spans various historical periods and disasters, ranging from the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake to today's "War on Terror"

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