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The Resource River of shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west, Rebecca Solnit

River of shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west, Rebecca Solnit

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River of shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west
Title
River of shadows
Title remainder
Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Solnit
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of the historical contributions of Eadweard Muybridge documents his role in filmmaking technology and as a war photographer before standing trial for the murder of his wife's lover
Award
  • Mark Lynton History Prize, 2004.
  • Spur Award for Contemporary Nonfiction, 2004.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
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154468
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DLC
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Solnit, Rebecca
Dewey number
778.5/3/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Muybridge, Eadweard
  • Cinematographers
  • Photographers
  • Chronophotography
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Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west
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River of shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west, Rebecca Solnit
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-293) and index
Contents
The annihilation of time and space -- The man with the cloudy skies -- Lessons of the golden spike -- Standing on the brink -- Lost river -- A day in the life, two deaths, more photographs -- Skinning the city -- Stopping time -- The artist in motion and at rest -- From the center of the world to the final frontier -- Chronology
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
305 p.
Isbn
9780670031764
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002066384
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49796219
  • (Sirsi) o49796219
  • (OCoLC)49796219
Label
River of shadows : Eadweard Muybridge and the technological wild west, Rebecca Solnit
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-293) and index
Contents
The annihilation of time and space -- The man with the cloudy skies -- Lessons of the golden spike -- Standing on the brink -- Lost river -- A day in the life, two deaths, more photographs -- Skinning the city -- Stopping time -- The artist in motion and at rest -- From the center of the world to the final frontier -- Chronology
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
305 p.
Isbn
9780670031764
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002066384
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o49796219
  • (Sirsi) o49796219
  • (OCoLC)49796219

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