15 best books of 2012 – nonfiction
Here are the Monitor's picks for the 15 best nonfiction books of 2012.
'Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis,' by Timothy Egan
Timothy Egan’s biography offers a stunning portrait of Edward Curtis, the photographer who made it his mission to photograph native Americans. (Check out our review here.)