Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher
[the Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis]Audiobook CD - 2012
At once an incredible adventure narrative and a penetrating biographical portrait, Egan's book tells the remarkable untold story behind Edward Curtis's iconic photographs, following him throughout Indian country from desert to rainforest as he struggled to document the stories and rituals of more than eighty tribes. His great adventure succeeded in creating one of America's most stunning cultural achievements.
Publisher: [Holland, Ohio] : Dreamscape Media, p2012
Branch Call Number: CD- 770.92 C978es
Characteristics: 10 sound discs (ca. 8 hr., 52 min) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
From Library Staff
Amazing story of a Northwest icon. We've all seen the images, but do we know anything about the photographer himself? I did not. My favorite book of 2012.