bull; The onslaught in Lebanon during the months of July and August, 2006, saw one of the most indiscriminate and relentless attacks on a civilian population of recent times.
bull; Paolo Pellegrin (Magnum Photos) and journalist Scott Anderson were in Lebanon during the conflict, on assignment for The New York Times and Newsweek. In particular Pellegrin also documented the aftermath of the attack on the village of Qana in southern Lebanon, where many of the victims were children.
bull; The attack at Qana, also the second one to strike the village in living memory, soon after prompted the singer Patti Smith to respond in the form of a song, entitled 'Qana', the words of which are illustrated in the book.
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About the Author
Paolo Pellegrin was born in Rome, Italy in 1964. He became a full member of Magnum Photos in 2005 and has been a Newsweek contract photographer since 2000. Scott Anderson is a veteran war reporter and novelist. He lives and works in New York. Patti Smith is an acclaimed poet, singer and artist. An exhibition was held of her work using Polaroids at Trolley Gallery, London in November 2006 in support of the publication.