Agents of Empire: How E.L. Mitchell's Photographs Shaped Australia

By: Sassoon, Joanna

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Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 260 pages With unprecedented access to private collections and showcasing his extraordinary photographs, this book charts Mitchell's rise from his struggles as a migrant in New South Wales and Queensland to significant image-maker in Western Australia. It then follows the journeys of individual photographs across the world, and traces the stories behind the survival and destruction of parts of his archive. 'Agents of Empire' breaks new ground in showing ways that photographs can be used as historical evidence and how archives can shape our understanding of the past.

Title: Agents of Empire: How E.L. Mitchell's Photographs Shaped Australia

Author Name: Sassoon, Joanna

Categories: Photography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2017

ISBN Number: 1925333736

ISBN Number 13: 9781925333732

Binding: Softcover

Seller ID: ID293715

Keywords: Australian history Australian photograp E.L. Mitchell new book Photographer Photography,