1914-1918 : rediscovered treasures of the Excelsior photo archive

800 exclusive photographs, 500 pages

"Jours de guerre", written by French historian Jean-Noël Jeanneney, retraces WW1 in France from the summer of 1914 to the Treaty of Versailles in 1919, through the photographic reports of the “Excelsior” newspaper, the first French daily to use photo as information.

The 1914-1919 photographs from the newspaper had not been seen since their first publication. They have been digitized by Parisienne de Photographie and are distributed by the Roger-Viollet photo agency.

Edition Les Arènes, in co-edition with the Roger-Viollet agency.

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  • Date of publication : October 17th, 2013

    Dimensions: 278 x 328 mm
    Price: 49,90 euros