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ul style margin top 0 margin bottom 0 With a preface by Mark Blaisse, author of Before They Pass Away, this book picks out one street in 200 different cities across the 7 continentsBy means of infographics and a short text, the street becomes a symbol for a culture, a country in its entiretySeven years of travel were needed to make this bookWith a focus on detailed street knowledge, this is the perfect gift for travelers and photography enthusiasts alike200 capitals one street each seven years of traveling and collecting photos, stories, facts and figures about each country This is not just another photography book It reveals everything that a street means to society education, wisdom, youth, experience, happiness, stories, food, and so much This is the raw material of life, drawn directly from the experiences of the Dutch photographer Jeroen Swolfs.Seeing the street as a unifying theme, he traveled in search of that one street in each place sometimes by a harbor or a railway station that comprised the country as a whole Each stunning image conveys culture, colors, rituals, even the history of the city and country where he found them Swolfs sees the street as a universal meeting place, a platform of crowds, a center of news and gossip, a place of work, and a playground for children.Indeed, Swolfss streets are a matrix for community his photographs are published at a time when the unique insularity of local communities everywhere has never been under threat....

Title : Streets of the World
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ISBN : 9089897453
ISBN13 : 978-9089897459
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : Deutsch
Publisher : -
Number of Pages : 509 Pages
File Size : 897 KB
Status : Available For Download
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