Published to accompany the major exhibition opening at London's Imperial War Museum on 4 October 2007, this book features over 250 [tbc] of the most eye-catching and iconic posters from the Museum's international collection, some of the most powerful graphic images ever produced, and of huge appeal to designers of all kinds.
Table of Contents
Introduction; 1. The First World War; 2. Selling the Nation; 3. The Ideological Battleground in Interwar Europe; 4. The Second World War; 5. Cold War and The New World Order.
James Aulich is Reader in Visual Culture at the Manchester Institute for Research and Innovation in Art & Design. Among his other books are Seduction of Instruction?, Critical Kitaj, Political Posters in Central and Eastern Europe and Vietnam Images: War and Representation.