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Lee Miller's War: Photographer and Correspondent With the Allies in Europe 1944-45

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Lee Miller's War: Photographer and Correspondent With the Allies in Europe 1944-45

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Lee Miller, Anthony Penrose
publisher:
Bulfinch
genre:
Coffee Table, Nonfiction

We gave it an A-

Model, artist, and lover of Man Ray, Lee Miller became the only female photographer to join the Allied troops in Western Europe during World War II. Her exquisitely detailed articles accompanied her photos in the pages of both British and American Vogue. With an unflinching eye, a surrealist’s touch, and contempt for things German, Miller documented the most gruesome and mundane aspects of the war. Lee Miller’s War, assembled by her son, sparkles with Miller’s brilliance, but doesn’t tell quite enough about the woman behind the camera. A-