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The Resource The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet, Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut

The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet, Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut

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The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet
Title
The secret language of color
Title remainder
science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet
Statement of responsibility
Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores color's countless manifestations, providing insight into such phenomena as the visible spectrum, light absorption and reflection, how humans see color, how vision evolved, the sky, rainbows, colored gems, animal pigmentation, how animals use color to find mates and to protect themselves, and the use of color in human religion, ritual, design, navigation, communication, and personal identity
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10223268
Cataloging source
AU@
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Eckstut, Joann
Dewey number
535.6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC495.8
LC item number
.E35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Eckstut, Arielle
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science, nature, history, culture, beauty and joy of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and violet
Label
The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet, Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut
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Publication
Note
"Designed by Eight And a Half, Brooklyn, NY."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-235) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Physics and chemistry -- Red -- Universe -- Orange -- Earth -- Yellow -- Plants -- Green -- Animals -- Blue -- Humans -- Violet
Control code
995146
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781579129491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781579129491
  • (OCoLC)859829797
Label
The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue, & violet, Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut
Publication
Note
"Designed by Eight And a Half, Brooklyn, NY."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Physics and chemistry -- Red -- Universe -- Orange -- Earth -- Yellow -- Plants -- Green -- Animals -- Blue -- Humans -- Violet
Control code
995146
Dimensions
26 x 27 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781579129491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781579129491
  • (OCoLC)859829797

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