Barbara Morden's excellent new book brings John Martin to life - a man whose apocalyptic paintings have been such a model and inspiration. John Martin can indeed be called the 'father' of modern cinema.A" - Dr. Ray Harryhausen, pioneering designer, stop-motion animator and developer of the process Dynamation. (Clash of the Titans, 1981) The story of his life and work is brilliantly toldA". - The Journal What this woman doesn't know about Sodom and Gamorrah isn't worth knowingA". - The Crack A spectacular feast.A" - OU Community News Journal
About the Author
Barbara Morden is a research consultant and lecturer in 18th and 19th century arts at the Open University in England and a visiting lecturer in art history at the University of Durham.