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Waiting for Robert Capa

(2011)
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"Love and war prove an irresistible combination in this intensely poetic novel."
Jay Parini


An extraordinary novel of love, war, and art, based on the turbulent real-life romance of legendary photojournalists Gerda Taro and Robert Capa

Artists, Jews, nonconformists, exiles. Gerta Pohorylle meets Andre Friedmann in Paris in 1935 and is drawn to his fierce dedication to justice, journalism, and the art of photography. Assuming new names, Gerda Taro and Robert Capa travel together to Spain, Europe's most harrowing war zone, to document the rapidly intensifying turmoil of the Spanish Civil War. In the midst of the peril and chaos of brutal conflict, a romance for the ages is born, marked by passion and recklessness . . . until tragedy intervenes.

Already published to international acclaim, Waiting for Robert Capa is an exhilarating tale of art and love - and a moving tribute to all those who risk their lives to document the world's violent transformations.

 
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Paperback Editions

May 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: Waiting for Robert Capa
Author(s): Susana Fortes
ISBN: 0-00-741093-X / 978-0-00-741093-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: William Collins
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September 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Waiting for Robert Capa
Author(s): Susana Fortes
ISBN: 0-00-743124-4 / 978-0-00-743124-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperPress
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September 2011 : USA Paperback
Title: Waiting for Robert Capa: A Novel
Author(s): Susana Fortes
ISBN: 0-06-200038-1 / 978-0-06-200038-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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Kindle Editions

December 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Waiting for Robert Capa
Author(s): Susana Fortes
Publisher: William Collins
Availability: Amazon UK   

September 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Waiting for Robert Capa: A Novel
Author(s): Susana Fortes, Adriana V Lopez
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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