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Portrait of a Palestinian Village: The Photographs of Hilma Granqvist (English)

By: Granqvist, Hilma / Seger, KarenShare

Language: English

Hardcover with Jacket

This book is a vivid evocation of life in a Palestinian village more than 80 years ago. The 226 pictures, most of which are published here for the first time, have been selected from a unique collection of over 1000 photographs taken by the Finnish anthropologist Hilma Granqvist. The photographs were taken during a period of three years in the 1920s white Dr. Granqvist was conducting research in the little Muslim village of Artas near Bethlehem. Her pictures provide an unusually intimate portrait of a Palestinian village at one moment in history.

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By:Granqvist, Hilma / Seger, Karen
Language:English
Format:Hardcover with Jacket
Pages: 176 pp with 226 b/w photos
Publisher:Third World Centre for Research and Publishing, London, 1981
Dimensions:22 x 28 cm / 8.5 x 11 inches
ISBN:861990064
ISBN-13:9780861990061

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The wide range of subjects covered by the photographs together with Karen Seger's informative text and captions, based on Dr. Granqvist's books and manuscripts, make 'Portrait of a Palestinian Village' a valuable record of a neglected aspect of Palestinian culture.

Portrait of a Palestinian Village: The Photographs of Hilma Granqvist (English)
US$129.00

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