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History as they saw it: iconic moments from the past in color
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San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, 2018.
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254 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 29 cm
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"This revolutionary photography collection is as close to time travel as it gets. Featuring 120 historic black-and-white photographs thoroughly restored and rendered in color, this book illuminates some of the most iconic moments in history, from the sinking of the Titanic to the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge. Brought to life with vibrant color, these incredible images effectively blur the distinction between past and present and bring history within arm's reach. With a timeline spanning more than 100 years, from 1839 to 1949, this unique collection will amaze history and photography buffs alike, offering new perspectives on significant moments of the 19th and 20th centuries."--Provided by publisher.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
1452169500, 9781452169507

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Includes index.
Description
"This revolutionary photography collection is as close to time travel as it gets. Featuring 120 historic black-and-white photographs thoroughly restored and rendered in color, this book illuminates some of the most iconic moments in history, from the sinking of the Titanic to the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge. Brought to life with vibrant color, these incredible images effectively blur the distinction between past and present and bring history within arm's reach. With a timeline spanning more than 100 years, from 1839 to 1949, this unique collection will amaze history and photography buffs alike, offering new perspectives on significant moments of the 19th and 20th centuries."--Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Wild, W., & Lloyd, J. (2018). History as they saw it: iconic moments from the past in color. San Francisco, California: Chronicle Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wild, Wolfgang and Jordan. Lloyd. 2018. History As They Saw It: Iconic Moments From the Past in Color. San Francisco, California: Chronicle Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Wild, Wolfgang and Jordan. Lloyd, History As They Saw It: Iconic Moments From the Past in Color. San Francisco, California: Chronicle Books, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Wild, Wolfgang,, and Jordan Lloyd. History As They Saw It: Iconic Moments From the Past in Color. San Francisco, California: Chronicle Books, 2018. Print.

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