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Another Great Day at Sea free pdf Another Day at Sea by Geoff Dyer is the first title from Writers in Residence- a collectable set of books that bring together some of the greatest writers and photographers on the planet to reveal the normally faceless organizations that shape the modern world. The arresting, full-colour photography, depicting a subculture that is by turns surprising, hilarious, beautiful and insane, is by Chris Steele-Perkins, an award-winning Magnum photographer. Writers in Residence finds a third way between books and magazines, with every book in the set designed by Jeremy Leslie of magCulture. ? Meeting the Captain, the F-18 pilots and the dentists, experiencing everything from a man-overboard alert to the Steel Beach Party, Dyer guides us through the most AIE (acronym intensive environment) imaginable. Underlying Dyer's efforts to overcome the disadvantages of being the oldest, tallest (actually, second tallest), and most self-conscious person on the boat is an intense fascination with the military world. In recording daily life on board the ship, Dyer illuminates a society where discipline and conformity, dedication and optimism, become a form of self-expression. ?

About Geoff Dyer

Geoff Dyer's previous books include But Beautiful (winner of the Somerset Maugham Award)- The Missing of the Somme- Out of Sheer Rage- The Ongoing Moment (winner of the ICP Infinity Award for writing on photography)- Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi- and Zona (about Andrei Tarkovsky's film Stalker). Dyer currently lives in Venice, California.

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Author : Geoff Dyer
Publisher : Visual Editions Ltd
Data Published : 27 May 2014
ISBN : 0956569269
EAN : 9780956569264
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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