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Patterns of the Earth

Author: Bernhard Edmaier; Angelika Jung-Hüttl
Publisher: London ; New York : Phaidon, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In Patterns of the Earth, Bernhard Edmaier's photographs of the unspoiled areas of the earth are organized by the shape and form of the patterns they depict. Very different geological forces can create surprisingly similar structures, making for unexpected links between the most disparate regions of the planet. Craters, pools and streams; estuaries, icebergs and salt flats; sea beds, deserts and glaciers - all are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aerial photographs
Nonfiction
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Edmaier, Bernhard.
Patterns of the Earth.
London ; New York : Phaidon, 2007
(OCoLC)653039037
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bernhard Edmaier; Angelika Jung-Hüttl
ISBN: 0714846791 9780714846798
OCLC Number: 70986395
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 240 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Bands --
Stripes --
Ripples --
Circles --
Spots --
Grains --
Forks --
Branches --
Webs --
Curves --
Ribbons --
Swirls --
Spikes --
Grids --
Cracks.
Responsibility: Bernhard Edmaier ; with commentaries by Angelika Jung-Hüttl.

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A panoply of amazing aerial photographs of the earth's surface.  Read more...

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"These abstractly beautiful compositions offer an awe-inspiring view of the planet... The photographs appear more like art than a geological survey. In fact, it's enough to send viewers into a bit of Read more...

 
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