Project initiated by Dominique Edde
Texts by Dominique Edde and Adonis
Editions du Sycomore, Paris.
Six photographers (Gabriele Basilico, René Burri, Raymond Depardon, Fouad Elkoury, Robert Frank and Josef Koudelka) were commissioned by the publishers to document downtown war-torn Beirut and preserve the memory of its ruins before post-war reconstruction of the city.
Designed by Robert Delpire.