AQA History AS: Unit 1 - USA, 1890-1945

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Engaged in war in Afghanistan and Iraq after terrorist attacks on Washington and New York. The first US author to be widely read outside the United States was Washington Irving (1783–1859). Gertrude Käsebier, who trained as a painter and photographer after her children were in high school, was a leading advocate of Pictorialist photography, in which painterly effects are achieved on the photographic plate or negative through darkroom manipulations among other techniques.

Pages: 160

Publisher: Oxford University Press; New edition (November 1, 2014)

ISBN: 0748782729

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