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Photographer: Into War-Torn Afghanistan with Doctors Without Borders
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  • Annotation:
    • A mix of photography and illustration portray Didier Lefèvre's photojournalism assignment to Afghanistan. Traveling with Doctors Without Borders, his images capture conflict in Northern Afghanistan between the Soviet Union and the Afghan Mujahideen.
  • Creators:
    • Author - Didier Lefèvre
    • Illustrator - Emmanuel Guibert
    • Colorist - Fréderic Lemercier
    • Translator - Alexis Siegel
  • Publication Information:
    • First Second, New York, 2009
  • Color or Black & White: Color
  • Genres:
    • Autobiography/Memoir
    • Non-Fiction
  • Bibliography Available:
    • No
  • Original Language
    • French
  • Historical Topic/Event
    • Soviet Occupation of Afghanistan (1979-1989)
  • Geographic Setting
    • Afghanistan
  • Date Range
    • 1986 - 1986
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