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A Listmania! list by D. Wyatt "DaveWyatt" (UK)
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The Photobook: A History Volume II: History v. 2
1.  The Photobook: A History Volume II: History v. 2 by Gerry Badger
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  "History of Photobooks in modern times.  Superb."
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New Topographics: Roberts Adams . Lewis Baltz . Bernd and Hilla Becher . Joe Deal . Frank Gohlke . Nicholas Nixon . John Schott . Stephen Shore . Henry Wessel, Jr.
2.  New Topographics: Roberts Adams . Lewis Baltz . Bernd and Hilla Becher . Joe Deal . Frank Gohlke . Nicholas Nixon . John Schott . Stephen Shore . Henry Wessel, Jr. by Britt Salvesen
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  "LONG awaited reissue of the book about the show that heralded a change in practices for many"
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The Düsseldorf School of Photography
3.  The Düsseldorf School of Photography by Stefan Gronert
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  "New history of one of the most important movements in photography in the past 30 years"
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The Genius of Photography [DVD]
4.  The Genius of Photography [DVD] 
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  "Not a book, but superb"
£10.40   Used & New from: £8.00
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The Genius of Photography
5.  The Genius of Photography by Gerry Badger
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  "The Book that goes with the DVD above"
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The Nature of Photographs by Stephen Shore: A Primer
6.  The Nature of Photographs by Stephen Shore: A Primer by Stephen Shore
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  "Not just any how to use a camera book, this is more a how to see book"
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Beauty in Photography: Essays in Defense of Traditional Values
7.  Beauty in Photography: Essays in Defense of Traditional Values by Robert Adams
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  "One of Robert Adams' great narratives on photography"
£9.56   Used & New from: £5.92
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Why People Photograph: Selected Essays and Reviews by Robert Adams
8.  Why People Photograph: Selected Essays and Reviews by Robert Adams by Robert Adams
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  "Another of them"
£9.98   Used & New from: £4.65
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

On Photography
9.  On Photography by Susan Sontag
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  "A Classic core text"
£9.98   Used & New from: £2.71
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Regarding the Pain of Others
10.  Regarding the Pain of Others by Susan Sontag
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  "Excellent discussions by Sontag on ethics"
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Ways of Seeing (Penguin Modern Classics)
11.  Ways of Seeing (Penguin Modern Classics) by John Berger
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  "Another core text"
£7.19   Used & New from: £2.55
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Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography (Vintage Classics)
12.  Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography (Vintage Classics) by Roland Barthes
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  "Left my copy on a train before really getting going with it, but it's said to be alright"
£5.99   Used & New from: £1.56
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Robert Frank: The Americans
13.  Robert Frank: The Americans by Robert Frank
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  "Frank's the Daddy"
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Winogrand: Figments from the Real World
14.  Winogrand: Figments from the Real World by John Szarkowski
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  "But I prefer Winogrand"
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Stephen Shore: Uncommon Places: The Complete Works
15.  Stephen Shore: Uncommon Places: The Complete Works by Stephen Shore
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  "Shore's most important work"
Used & New from: £66.95
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The Last Resort
16.  The Last Resort by Martin Parr
The list author says:
  "Parr's landmark body of work from the 1980s"
£20.40   Used & New from: £16.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Paul Graham: Photographs 1981-2006
17.  Paul Graham: Photographs 1981-2006 by David Chandler
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  "Paul Graham, an overview really.  Worth looking at."
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Joel Sternfeld - American Prospects
18.  Joel Sternfeld - American Prospects by Katy Siegel
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  "Sternfeld's Masterpiece"
Used & New from: £86.20
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Joel Sternfeld: Walking the High Line
19.  Joel Sternfeld: Walking the High Line by Adam Gopnik
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  "Another by Sternfeld.  This is the piece of work I would have given anything to have beenn the one to make."
£23.75   Used & New from: £15.00
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Field Studies
20.  Field Studies by Stephen Gill
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  "Stephen Gill.  This work is great."
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The Graves: Forensic Efforts at Srebrenica and Vukovar
21.  The Graves: Forensic Efforts at Srebrenica and Vukovar by Gilles Peress
The list author says:
  "Peress using photography as evidence and campaigning"
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A Village Destroyed, May 14, 1999: War Crimes in Kosovo
22.  A Village Destroyed, May 14, 1999: War Crimes in Kosovo by Abrahams
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  "Peress again on mass murder during conflict"
£21.29   Used & New from: £2.00
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Afghanistan
23.  Afghanistan by Simon Norfolk
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  "Got to have some Norfolk -he is one of the most intelligent photographer's currently working"
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The British Landscape
24.  The British Landscape by John Davies
The list author says:
  "Can't really make this list without some serious British landscape work"
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Walker Evans: American Photographs (Books on Books)
25.  Walker Evans: American Photographs (Books on Books) by Walker Evans
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  "Lets end with an American masterpiece"
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