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The Black House Hardcover – 1 Nov 2006


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Product details

  • Hardcover: 120 pages
  • Publisher: Prestel (1 Nov. 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 3791336711
  • ISBN-13: 978-3791336718
  • Product Dimensions: 30.7 x 24.7 x 1.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 767,646 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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`This volume presents an extraordinary series of pictures taken in the
1970s in a halfway house for vulnerable young people.' -- Pride, October 2006

`The intimate portraits... are a remarkable record of a shunned
community. ' -- Telegraph Magazine, November 18, 2006

About the Author

Colin Jones began his career as a photographer with the London Observer but has since worked for many international magazines, including Life, Geo, Nova, and National Geographic. Mike Phillips is a novelist and writer. He is co-author of Windrush: The Irresistible Rise of Multi-Racial Britain and author of London Crossings: A Biography of Black Britain.

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By looloolollie on 9 Feb. 2011
Format: Hardcover
I saw this exhibition and was kicking myself afterwards that I didn't buy the book. Having found it on Amazon I was really pleased I had bought it.

Its got really lovely and interesting photos and is different to the usual books.
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By Marcia on 23 Nov. 2014
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A historical iconic book excellent pictures
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