This Land: An American Portrait

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University of Texas Press
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13.3 X 11.2 X 1.2 inches | 5.68 pounds

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About the Author

JACK SPENCER is a fine art photographer whose work is in major private and public collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; the Berkeley Art Museum; the Santa Barbara Museum of Art; the Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans; the Brookings Institution, Fairfax, Virginia; the Tennessee State Museum, Nashville; the Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson; and the Cleveland Museum of Art. In 2005, he received the Lucie Award for International Photographer of the Year in the nature category. His work has been published in the monographs Native Soil, Jack Spencer, and Jack Spencer: Beyond the Surface.

New York Times best-selling author Jon Meacham won the Pulitzer Prize for American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House. He is also the author of the acclaimed volumes Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush and Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power. He currently serves as executive editor and executive vice president of Random House.


"'Bang!' went my heart when I opened the photographer Jack Spencer's powerful This Land: An American Portrait."-- "New York Times Book Review" (5/29/2017 12:00:00 AM)
"Spencer dazzles us with his visual poetry while at the same time guiding us to look beyond his images. He explores the delicate balance struck with what our culture demands and what truly is important to lead a fulfilling life."-- "Great Plains Quarterly" (8/1/2018 12:00:00 AM)
"Spencer has given us a great gift."-- "Garden & Gun" (4/1/2017 12:00:00 AM)