Title Profile & Character Information

Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher

Annotation

How a lone man’s epic obsession led to one of America’s greatest cultural treasures: Prize-winning writer Timothy Egan tells the riveting, cinematic story behind the most famous photographs in Native American history -- and the driven, brilliant man who made them.



Awards
2013  American Library Association Notable Books
2012  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2012  New York Times Notable Books of the Year
2013  Washington State Book Award

GenreNonFiction
History
Multicultural
Sociology
Biography
TopicsPhotographers
Native American history
Native American culture
Tribal life
American history
Social history
Ethnology
American West