Moon. Nature and culture. (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Moon. Nature and culture.

Author: Edgar Williams
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books 2015.
Series: Earth.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since humans first gazed upward, the moon has hung in the sky virtually unchanged, entrancing generations of poets, artists and scientists. Once worshipped as a deity, often thought to cause madness, now known to manipulate our tides and much else besides, humanity's relationship with the moon has been ever-changing; the one constant has been our continued fascination with it. Moon gives a comprehensive account of  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edgar Williams
ISBN: 9781780232812 1780232810
OCLC Number: 920540945
Description: 224 pages.
Series Title: Earth.
Responsibility: Edgar Williams.

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A witty and informative tale of everything lunar, tracing the moon's cultural resonance throughout humanity's history.  Read more...

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