The Americans by Robert Frank

The Americans, by Robert Frank, was a highly influential book in post-war American photography. It was first published in France in 1958, and the following year in the United States. The photographs were notable for their distanced view of both high and low strata of American society. The book as a whole created a complicated portrait of the period that was viewed as skeptical of contemporary values and evocative of ubiquitous loneliness.

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The 303rd greatest nonfiction book of all time


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  1. - 8th on The Ideal Library (Book)

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