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Arthur Murrell's Frontier Camera - 1

eBook (PDF), 80 Pages
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It is 1916, and Lt A F Murrell, 2nd Batallion, 107th Foot (Royal Sussex Regiment), 128th Pioneers, buys the best camera he can afford to record his World War One experiences in the North West Frontier. As a historian and lover of the natural world, images of buildings, people and landscapes all caught his imgination, and once home in 1920 he put together an album of his best pictures, all carefully annotated. This first volume covers 1916 to 1917 and his travels in Lucknow, Nowshera, Cherat, Tank, the Simla Hills, and Lahore. Relive Shoeing the Buffalo, visiting the Bazaar in Cherat, the heat of Tank border crossing and many other stories told in contemporary pictures not seen for almost 90 years.
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  • By Verite Reily Collins
    Sep 29, 2008
    "Arthur Murrells Frontier book" This collection of pictures is unusual both in terms of the quality of the photography, which is outstanding for the period, and also for the breadth of interest. Virtually every picture clearly indicates what, when and where is shown, and some of the images, for instance the ones of the Kabul river after the storm, are almost minimalist in style - very much ahead of their time. For anyone interested in World War I in general, and in the India/Pakistan/Afghanistan/Iran/Iraq frontier areas, these pictures tell a vivid and unique tale.
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Product Details

Edition
First
Publisher
WSN
Published
September 29, 2011
Language
English
Pages
80
File Format
PDF
File Size
84.48 MB

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