Montello Public Library

75 Years, the very best of Life - (hbk.)

Summary
Presents a selection of the best photographs published in "Life" magazine and by Life Books, including war pictures, candid shots of celebrities, nature scenes, and views of social and cultural concerns, along with a facsimile of the first issue
Table Of Contents
"To see the world" -- 10 places in our world -- 4 pieces of paradise -- 8 relations -- "To eyewitness great events" -- 17 from the battlefield -- 8 with the right stuff -- 8 that changed the world -- 5 cover stories that vanished -- 6 heroes -- LIFE's heroes -- 4 villains -- 17 great reads -- "To watch the faces of the poor and the gestures of the proud" -- 6 faces of the poor -- 3 found by LIFE -- 7 gestures of the proud -- "Things hidden behind walls and within rooms" -- 25 candid moments -- 3 of real people -- 12 backstage on the world stage -- "The women that men love and many children" -- 15 of LIFE's sexiest -- LIFE's best friends -- 5 best kids photos -- 2 best kisses -- "To see and be amazed" -- 5 wows -- 6 from the arena -- 7 scariest -- 2 from out there -- The covers -- Back to the future -- LIFE.com and "Never before seen!" photography -- Back to the beginning -- The Fort Peck Dam story we never told
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Note
Includes a fascimile of the first issue, complete and full-size, dated Nov. 23, 1936.4
Physical Description
224 pages, chiefly illustrations (some color), 40 cm +, 1 book (95 pages : illustrations ; 36 cm)
Isbn
9781603202121

Library Locations

  • Montello Public Library

    Montello Public Library 128 Lake Court, Montello, WI, 53949, US
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