In the Shadow Of Genius is the newest book by photographer and author Barbara Mensch. Mensch combines her striking photographs with a powerful first-person narrative. She takes the reader on a unique journey from recalling her experiences living alongside the Brooklyn Bridge and then traces her quest to understand the brilliant minds and remarkable lives of those who built it: John, Washington and Emily Roebling. The book begins and ends with Mensch’s unique photographs of the Brooklyn Bridge. She also presents for the first time, a comprehensive collection of images taken deep within the superstructure as well as photographs inspired by the study of drawings and other fascinating […]
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