2013 was a year of dramatic developments. The world celebrated the birth of a royal prince and mourned the death of political icon Nelson Mandela. Typhoon Haiyan decimated entire communities in the Philippines, while the selection of the first South American pope brought pride and hope to many. Getty Images photographers have again been at the heart of the action, capturing the decisive moments as well as the emotions and backstories. Covering the major political conflicts and social issues of our time—along with highlights in sports, fashion, and entertainment—our Multi-Touch Year in Focus showcases our astonishing photographic, video, and panoramic interactive content.
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Made for iBooks, this exclusive Multi-Touch book lends context to the biggest news stories of 2013—with stunning photographs, fascinating video and lively and concise writing. From civil unrest in Turkey to the public adoration of the British royal family’s new addition, Prince George of Cambridge, Year in Focus is an engaging time capsule. The free book richly illustrates the year’s impact on real people and communities, while spotlighting highs and lows in international politics, sports, entertainment and more.