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The Resource National geographic spectacle : rare and astonishing photographs, foreword by Mark Thiessen

National geographic spectacle : rare and astonishing photographs, foreword by Mark Thiessen

Label
National geographic spectacle : rare and astonishing photographs
Title
National geographic spectacle
Title remainder
rare and astonishing photographs
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Mark Thiessen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An exquisite photo collection showcasing awe-inducing moments from around the world, including the aurora borealis, cities made of neon lights, a great wildebeest migration, a contortionist on display--and more. In life, there are certain sights that are as beautiful as they are unforgettable--from a majestic supercell to the secrets of a deep blue ice cave to the world's largest library. These fascinating spectacles shock us in their diversity, their complexity, and their epic scale, bringing us the miraculous beauty of our planet. Featuring more than 200 color images, including acclaimed photography from the National Geographic Image Collection, this volume presents a dazzling array of natural and manmade wonders, unusual phenomena, and amusing curiosities. Each page will enlighten and inspire, presenting our world at its best"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
770
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thiessen, Mark
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
  • Travel photography
  • Documentary photography
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Documentary photography
  • Photograph collections
  • Travel photography
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Label
National geographic spectacle : rare and astonishing photographs, foreword by Mark Thiessen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Mark Thiessen -- Chaos -- Surprise -- Beauty -- Awe
Control code
on1029088384
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9781426219689
Lccn
2018010224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029088384
Label
National geographic spectacle : rare and astonishing photographs, foreword by Mark Thiessen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Mark Thiessen -- Chaos -- Surprise -- Beauty -- Awe
Control code
on1029088384
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9781426219689
Lccn
2018010224
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029088384

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