Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis.

Author: Egan, Timothy. Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.


Illuminates one man's quest to document and preserve the culture of indigenous American tribes.




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Notable Books for Adults

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2013 - Selection(s)