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Through the Lens: National Geographic Greatest Photographs National Geographic Collectors SeriesIn through the lens, 250 spectacular imagessome famous, others rarely seenare gathered in one lavish, newly formatted volume. Through the lens is divided into geographical regions with a special section devoted to space exploration. From barry bishop’s heroic mount everest climb in the 1950s to the glorious wildlife of Asia and Africa, from ancient Maya culture to the Afghan woman found 17 years after her piercing green eyes captivated the world, these are some of the finest and most important photographs ever taken.
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