Exploring the Astronomical World

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Explore the stars and planets and beyond through 300 fascinating images--an international panel of experts take you on a journey through man's record of the universe--from ancient cave paintings to animation. Universe is a groundbreaking survey that celebrates the popular subject of astronomy through 300 images created by those who have tried to understand--or who have been inspired by--the beauty and mystery of stars, planets, and beyond. Carefully chosen by an international panel of experts and arranged to highlight thought-provoking contrasts and similarities, the selection includes paintings, photographs, sculpture, animation, prints, sketches, and digital renderings with iconic works by renowned photographers, artists, and astronomers alongside previously unpublished finds.
Publisher: London ; New York, NY : Phaidon Press Limited, 2017
Copyright Date: ©2017
Multiscript Copyrightdate: 2017
ISBN: 9780714874616
Branch Call Number: 523.1 Un385 2017
Characteristics: 351 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm


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