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The natural world close-up

Giles Sparrow

The natural world close-up

by Giles Sparrow

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Published by Firefly Books in Richmond Hill, Ont, Buffalo, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature,
  • Photography, Close-up,
  • Macrophotographie,
  • Photographie de la nature,
  • Macrophotography,
  • Photographie en gros plan,
  • Ouvrages illustrés,
  • Nature photography,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementGiles Sparrow
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH46 .S59 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination319 p. :
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25071401M
    ISBN 101554079241
    ISBN 109781554079247
    LC Control Number2011499320
    OCLC/WorldCa695978749

    Received the Ben Franklin Award for the Best Coffee Table/Large Book, PMA, the Independent Book Publishers Association Thomas D. Mangelsen's The Natural World showcases of his most important panoramic images out of a library of more t This collection represents over twenty years making photographs with this medium. Top 10 Books About The Natural World. This is an eclectic list of books which have in some way influenced my writing, and/or how I perceive the natural world. All are beautifully written. If you don’t know them, I’d urge you to try one or two. 1. The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. The Natural History (Latin: Naturalis Historia) is a work by Pliny the is one of the largest single works to have survived from the Roman Empire to the modern day and purports to cover all ancient knowledge. The work's subject area is thus not limited to what is today understood by natural history; Pliny himself defines his scope as "the natural world, or life".

    The natural world definition is - all of the animals, plants, and other things existing in nature and not made or caused by people. The first chapter introduces us to the extreme human-centred view of the natural world in early modern England. This chapter is very educational because the extreme anthropocentric view of that period is far removed from our modern worldview. This anthropocentric view had theological foundations and roots in Greek philosophers such as Aristotle.


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