logo
Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
The Photographer - Emmanuel Guibert, Didier Lefèvre, Fréderic Lemercier
The Photographer
by: (author) (author) (author)
4.22 90
In graphic novel format looks at the work of Doctors without Borders as seen through the eyes of a photojournalist who accompanied the group through war-torn Afghanistan...Title: .The Photographer..Author: .Guibert, Emmanuel..Publisher: .First Second..Publication Date: .2009/05/30..Number of... show more
In graphic novel format looks at the work of Doctors without Borders as seen through the eyes of a photojournalist who accompanied the group through war-torn Afghanistan...Title: .The Photographer..Author: .Guibert, Emmanuel..Publisher: .First Second..Publication Date: .2009/05/30..Number of Pages: .272..Binding Type: .PAPERBACK..Library of Congress: .bl2009030493
show less
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781596433755 (1596433752)
Publisher: First Second
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
Series: Le Photographe (#1)
Bookstores:
Community Reviews
EpicFehlReader
EpicFehlReader rated it
4.0 The Photographer | Graphic Memoir Recalling Soviet Presence in Afghanistan in the 1980s
In 1986, Afghanistan was torn apart by a war with the Soviet Union. This graphic novel/photo-journal is a record of one reporter’s arduous and dangerous journey through Afghanistan, accompanying the Doctors Without Borders. Didier Lefevre’s photography, paired with the art of Emmanuel Guibert, tel...
Osho
Osho rated it
An excellent use of pastiche, with many very wordy pages broken up through the use of both photos and photo-based illustrations. The narrative was engaging and the images really brought it to life. A great addition to your graphic memoirs/non-fiction shelf.
Linhtalinhtinh
Linhtalinhtinh rated it
I cried, a few times. My heart wrenched violently and tears blurred my vision. This book features a journey of a French photographer, Didier, who joined a MSF (Medicins Sans Frontiers) group into Afghanistan during the nation's violent period in the 1980s. It is a unique mix of photographs taken by ...
Boston Bibliophile
Boston Bibliophile rated it
5.0 The Photographer: Into War-torn Afghanistan with Doctors Without Borders
http://www.bostonbibliophile.com/2009/05/graphic-novel-monday-photographer-by.html
JonathanPeto
JonathanPeto rated it
French photographer Didier Lefevre's first trip to Afghanistan took place in 1986, the year I graduated high school and joined the US Army. The personal connection is important to me, I guess, because my memories of that time added something to the narrative as I read. The book is a memoir of Lefevr...
Books by Emmanuel Guibert
Books by Didier Lefèvre
Books by Fréderic Lemercier
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?