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Color and light in nature

Author: David K Lynch; William Charles Livingston
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., reprintedView all editions and formats
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This beautiful and informative guide provides clear explanations to all naturally occurring optical phenomena seen with the naked eye, including shadows, halos, water optics, eclipses and mirages. It  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David K Lynch; William Charles Livingston
ISBN: 0521772842 9780521772846 0521775043 9780521775045
OCLC Number: 254317379
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Awards: Winner of One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Books 1996
Description: XIV, 277 Seiten : Illustrationen, Diagramme
Contents: Preface; 1. Shadows; 2. Clear air; 3. Water; 4. Water drops; 5. Ice and halos; 6. Naked eye astronomy; 7. Observing; 8. Exotic clouds; Glossary; Index.
Responsibility: David K. Lynch and William Livingston.
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'Most people notice only the occasional rainbow and pretty sunset, yet they could see much more if they only knew what to look for. Color and Light in Nature will facilitate this admirably ... the Read more...

 
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