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The Resource The Bang-bang Club : snapshots from a hidden war, Greg Marinovich and João Silva

The Bang-bang Club : snapshots from a hidden war, Greg Marinovich and João Silva

Label
The Bang-bang Club : snapshots from a hidden war
Title
The Bang-bang Club
Title remainder
snapshots from a hidden war
Statement of responsibility
Greg Marinovich and João Silva
Title variation
Bang bang club
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the final, bloody days of South African Apartheid, four young photographers banded together to cover the brutal violence. What lengths will a journalist go to, in order to capture the truth?
Summary
Chronicles a time of rivalry, comradeship, machismo, and exhilaration experienced by a group of young South African photographers as they documented their country's transition from apartheid to democracy
Biography type
contains biographical information
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393494
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Marinovich, Greg
Dewey number
303.60968
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Silva, João
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True
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  • Bang-Bang Club
  • Violence
  • Death squads
  • Massacres
  • Apartheid
  • Photojournalists
Target audience
adult
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snapshots from a hidden war
Label
The Bang-bang Club : snapshots from a hidden war, Greg Marinovich and João Silva
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Basic Books, 2000
  • Movie tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]) and index
Contents
  • Monsters
  • Bad Boys
  • Intelezi
  • Flies and Hungry People
  • 'It is good that one of you dies'
  • Revolution
  • The Sin of Looking
  • 'Show us your dead'
  • 'At least you were there'
  • The Land of Milk and Honey
  • Foreword
  • Up and Down
  • Life Should be Roaring
  • A New South Africa
  • Finished Business
  • South African Timeline
  • Desmond M. Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, South Africa
  • The Wall
  • 'Ah, a Pondo--he deserved to die'
  • 'f5.6 should be right'
  • Fame and Friendship
  • Bang-Bang
  • A Shortcut to Heaven
Control code
ocn435418432
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780465019786
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)435418432
Label
The Bang-bang Club : snapshots from a hidden war, Greg Marinovich and João Silva
Link
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Basic Books, 2000
  • Movie tie-in
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]) and index
Contents
  • Monsters
  • Bad Boys
  • Intelezi
  • Flies and Hungry People
  • 'It is good that one of you dies'
  • Revolution
  • The Sin of Looking
  • 'Show us your dead'
  • 'At least you were there'
  • The Land of Milk and Honey
  • Foreword
  • Up and Down
  • Life Should be Roaring
  • A New South Africa
  • Finished Business
  • South African Timeline
  • Desmond M. Tutu, Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town, South Africa
  • The Wall
  • 'Ah, a Pondo--he deserved to die'
  • 'f5.6 should be right'
  • Fame and Friendship
  • Bang-Bang
  • A Shortcut to Heaven
Control code
ocn435418432
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 254 p.
Isbn
9780465019786
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)435418432

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