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A Day in the Life of Spain

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF SPAIN

by: Rick Smolan
Format: Hardcover

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Product Description Extraordinary pictures of ordinary events capture twenty-four hours of Spain on May 7, 1987 From Publishers Weekly This splendidly illustrated volumeseventh in the Day in the Life series and the first to focus on a European countrydepicts Spain on May 7, 1987, as captured by 100 international photojournalists. The photographs contrast modern and traditional life: the Iberia Airlines shuttle between Madrid and Barcelona that carries 3000 passengers a day; farm laborers and fishermen; topless sunbathers; a punk-rocker; men playing dominoes; the stock exchange; produce markets and coal miners; steelworkers and gypsy children; an assembly line and a subway-turnstile jumper; a bullfighting school and a flamenco dancer; windmills turned into weekend homes. Among the 275 color and black-and-white photographs, some images are brilliantly artistic, others amusing, moody, throbbing with hustle, charming or solemn, providing a lively close-up of a day in the life of this Iberian land. First serial to Travel & Leisure. Copyright 1988 Reed Business Information, Inc.

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Product Code: 9780002179676
ISBN: 0002179679
Publisher: Collins
Publication Date: 1988-01-01
Number of Pages: 220 pages
Languages: english
Edition: English ed
Dimension: 10.2 x 1.1 x 13.82 inches
Shipping Weight: 4.75 pounds