Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Mathew Brady: His Life and Photographs” as Want to Read:
Mathew Brady: His Life and Photographs
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Mathew Brady: His Life and Photographs

3.25  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
"Renowned Photographer of the Civil War" are the words on Mathew Brady's tombstone, and it is as a Civil War photographer that Brady is usually remembered. But Mathew Brady was much more than that. In photography's very early days, Brady realized that photographs could provide a visual record of people and events. He and his studio assistants photographed most of the celeb ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published August 1st 1994 by Dutton Books
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Mathew Brady, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Mathew Brady

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-6)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Sunny Shore
May 19, 2015 Sunny Shore rated it really liked it
This is a very good book about one of the first American photographers, Mathew Brady, who was renowned for his work during the civil war. I am a high school librarian but many times order nonfiction that is not as difficult and still has the subject content. I've seen much of Brady's work and am fascinated how he made the war up close and personal altho there was no media at the time. He photographed Lincoln many times, as well as numerous presidents and military figures. This book is for 12 yea ...more
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2016
Ted
Ted rated it liked it
Sep 22, 2015
Mckenzie
Mckenzie rated it liked it
Jul 03, 2015
Mary
Mary marked it as to-read
Jun 02, 2015
Tim
Tim rated it liked it
May 26, 2012
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
George Sullivan is a best-selling nonfiction author with more than 100 books to his credit. He lives in New York City.
More about George Sullivan...

Share This Book