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Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956
This book contains over eighty photographs of the Second World War, each with a four line poem by Brecht written as the events unrolled. This is the first publication in English of a major work by Brecht. Translated and edited with an afterword and notes by John Willett.; Originally published in German under the title: Kriegsfibel. Berlin: Eulenspiegel, 1955.; Includes bibliographical references.
104 pages : illustrations ; 24 x 15 cm.
World War, 1939-1945--Pictorial worksWorld War, 1939-1945--PoetryArtists' books
War Primer is the base of Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin's book "War Primer 2" (136.51).
artists' books (books)
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The original object was photographed with a NIKON D810 digital camera at 300 ppi as a camera raw file (NEF). The NEF file was then converted to the TIFF format in Adobe Photoshop.