World Press Photo Award for General News 1974

1973

Famous heart surgeon Nikolai Amosov. Amosov (1913-2002) was a Soviet Russian and Ukrainian doctor, heart surgeon, inventor and best-selling author. Max Alpert later recalled that for his photo essay of Amosov, he was primarily interested in the psychology of a man who can save another man's life.


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