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Mathew Brady :

by Nardo, Don,
Series: Americans--the spirit of a nation Published by : Enslow Publishers, (Berkeley Heights, NJ :) Physical details: 128 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 25 cm. ISBN:9780766030237 (lib. bdg.); 0766030237 (lib. bdg.). Year: 2009
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

War is no picnic -- A young man in the big city -- "Brady of Broadway" -- At the height of success -- Photographing Lincoln -- In the heat of war -- A sad downward spiral -- Brady's legacy : "the eye of history".

Examines the life of photographer Mathew Brady, the advancements he made in photography, his work during the Civil War, and his legacy as the first great photographer in American history.