Camera Hunter: George Shiras III and the Birth of Wildlife Photography

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Product Details

Price
$34.95  $32.15
Publisher
University of New Mexico Press
Publish Date
Pages
408
Dimensions
6.45 X 1.36 X 9.35 inches | 1.6 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780826354266

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About the Author

James H. McCommons is a professor teaching journalism in the English Department at Northern Michigan University. He is the author of Waiting on a Train: The Embattled Future of Passenger Rail Service.

Reviews

â oeChronicling Shirasâ (TM)s many achievements . . . and shedding light on his times, McCommons presents a full life with admirable economy.â �

â "Library Journal

"This biography of a pioneer of photography and a dedicated outdoorsman and conservationist is an important contribution, especially to the history of progressive conservation."

--National Parks Traveler


â oeIn addition to being a thorough biography, an entertaining travel guide, and a rich and detailed history of the early conservation movement, Camera Hunter will enthrall nature lovers, enlighten scholars, and fascinate photography hobbyists and professionals.â �

â "Foreword Reviews

"Bursting with authentic details."

--Pittsburgh Post-Gazette