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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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
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
Summary
Celebrates the way in which color impacts all aspects of life, exploring such topics as color's physics and chemistry, how language influences the colors people see, and misconceptions about color
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10223268
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
535.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC495.3
LC item number
.E25 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [234]-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Animals
  • Blue
  • Humans
  • Violet
  • Physics and chemistry
  • Red
  • Universe
  • Orange
  • Earth
  • Yellow
  • Plants
  • Green
Control code
5647502
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781603763523
Lccn
2014397031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828893320
  • (OCoLC)828893320
Label
The secret language of color : science, nature, history, culture, beauty of red, orange, yellow, green, blue & violet, Joann Eckstut and Arielle Eckstut
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [234]-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Animals
  • Blue
  • Humans
  • Violet
  • Physics and chemistry
  • Red
  • Universe
  • Orange
  • Earth
  • Yellow
  • Plants
  • Green
Control code
5647502
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9781603763523
Lccn
2014397031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn828893320
  • (OCoLC)828893320

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