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and digital renderings with iconic works by renowned photographers, artists, and astronomers alongside previously unpublished finds.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: Phaidon Press Ltd
Number of pages: 352
Dimensions: 290 x 250 x 35 mm
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I received this book as a review copy from the publishers and i was not disappointed. This facinating book explores the universe through astronomical photos and art work, with accompanying explanations. The variety... More
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