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Out of the Shadows: A Life of Gerda Taro

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Establishing her reputation as one of history’s most noteworthy war photographers, this account documents the work of Gerda Taro, the first female of her profession to die in action. Reflecting on the past of the woman born Gerta Pohorylle, this narrative chronicles this German Jew’s escape from the Nazi party, her introduction to Andre Friedmann—who would later become the ...more
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published July 9th 2010 by Souvenir Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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Sep 27, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recuperar fotógrafas del calibre de Taro es una tarea no solo importante sino esencial, y Maspero, en su intento por reconstruir la que fue la vida de la polaca y la que, según su imaginario, podría haber sido de no haber fallecido aquella fatídica noche de 1937 en El Escorial, consigue una pequeña biografía donde se funden otros nombres que acompañaron y admiraron a la artista, y en la que, por fin, es ella protagonista con nombre propio.
P.S.: Además, me llevo una bonita anécdota de autobús mi
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