Title: The Mandate of Heaven: Record of a Civil War 1945-49

Photographer: Henri Cartier-Bresson
Author: John F. Melby
Publisher: Doubleday Anchor
Designer: Sydney Butchkes


Image Title: Koumintang forces, Peking, China 1948
Photo Genre: Documentary
Book Genre: History - China - Communism
Group: Magnum

 Buildings in the upper background of Cartier-Bresson's original image have been deleted to make room for the book's title.