From Bird's-eye photography year-in-the-life books are perennial favorites, but famed aerial photographer Arthus-Bertrand is up to more than presenting 365 beautiful images. I sent two copies as gifts. His sister Catherine is one of his closest collaborators. The New Earth From Above: 365 Days is now fully revised and updated. وهو يركب مع أعضاء من نادي سيارات الجيب في شنغهاي، ويركب مجاناً بإيقاف السيارات عبر صحراء غوبي، ويغني الكارايوكي وهي أغان شعبية وفق موسيقى مسجلة مع العمال المهاجرين في شاحنات تتوقف على طول الطريق.
It was mailed directly, so we haven't seen it as yet. It's not uncommon for students or guests to lose themselves in an examination of the photographs. ففي المجتمع ناجحين وفاشلين؛ وقسم من هذا الواقع ليس عادلًا وليس نتيجة غلطتك أنت. To buy this book at the lowest price,. The images are uniformly striking, whether of stalagmite-like fans of algae spreading into the Mediterranean Sea, farmers working their fields in northern India, or destroyed Iraqi tanks littering the deserts of Kuwait. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. I'd buy this book again for anyone interested in nature and the earth.
My only critique is that since this edition is almost 10 years old, a lot of the environmental essays and data are outdated. Impressive pictures, some of very obscure countries: Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, etc. وأخيراً، فهو يصدر الصوت بالتحذير من أن الأمور ليست كلها على ما يرام في قلب الأرض الصينية، وأن مشكلات جدية تنتظر أمامها، وأن مستقبل الغرب قد صار مستقبلا مرتبطاً ارتباطاً لا يمكن فكاكه مع مصير 1. From the age of 17 he became involved in the movie industry. It does make one think or rather rethink.
In fact, if we applied a strict ethical analysis to our lifestyle, almost nothing we do would pass muster. This edition includes 60 new and unpublished photos taken by Arthus-Bertrand over the past few years. The spine may show signs of wear. The introduction is a mix of statistics and a call to action, while each month is prefaced with text on some aspect of our planet's characteristics and condition April: Biodiversity--A Condition of Survival; August: Renewable Energy; December: Free Trade, Unfair Competition, and Equitable Commerce. Atolls, volcanos, a stunning linear railway switching yard, fish farms, agricultural scenes, golf courses, alpine glaciers. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. وهو يرى علامات ازدهار الاقتصاد الحضري في كل مكان، ولكنه يكشف الغطاء أيضاً عن الكثير من مواطن الضعف في البلاد، وعن بعض المشكلات المستحكمة التي يمكنها أن تُخرِج صعود الصين عن مساره.
Some are the epitome of beauty, some a view of the anguish that exists in the world. The New Earth From Above: 365 Days is now fully revised and updated. He also took pictures every year at the Paris International Agricultural Show, and of Dian Fossey and gorillas in Rwanda. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Rarely have I seen such a wonderful compendium of photographs, such a breathtaking, sad and inspiring view of our world as seen from above.
Like most climate change drivel, the analysis of the situation is thin and the dogma thick. Linda Bulger, 2008 What a learning tool and conversation piece to begin each day! Nonetheless, we use this to talk about different perspectives and introduce an examination of some of the issues presented. And as that same reviewer mentioned, there is a lack of scale in most photos, which can make it difficult to truly appreciate the grandeur of the subject. These are long enough to learn something, but not too long that you stop reading and skip to the photos. ويكشف غيفورد الفسيفساء الغنية للحياة الصينية الحديثة في كل تناقضاتها، وهو يطرح الأسئلة الحرجة التي نسألها جميعنا عن الصين: هل ستكون فعلاً القوة العظمى الكونية التالية؟ هل هي صلبة وقوية مثلما تبدو من الخارج؟ ومن هم الشعب الصيني العادي، الذين يفترض أن ينتمي إليهم القرن الحادي والعشرون؟ وغيفورد ليس وحيداً في رحلته، فإن أضخم هجرة في التاريخ الإنساني تحدث الآن على طول الطرق العامة مثل الطريق 312، وعشرات الملايين من الناس يغادرون بيوتهم بحثاً عن العمل. Cover has used book stickers or residue. However, when I saw the book, I found it is a shortened, less-interesting version of Earth from Above.
In addition, each image contains a Longitude and Latitude address, which helps youngsters These captivating photographs illuminate many aspects of our planet. The accompanying writing is excellent and the book itself is a high quality in design, execution, color saturation, and binding. The book does not pull any punches, and often as we gaze at the sheer beauty both man-made and natural of this planet, we are slapped in the face with the facts of life. He gave up the movie industry in 1967 to run the Château de Saint Augustin wildlife park in Château sur Allier centre of France. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.
In this thought-provoking book, Dutch philosopher Floris van den Berg proposes a new perspective, called universal subjectivism, which can be adopted by anyone regardless of religious or philosophical orientation. Reaching across the continents, from the icebergs of Antarctica to the cotton fields of India, the breathtaking, full-color photographs are accompanied by informative new text that describes the environmental concerns related to each location. This was a gift for my son's young family. The strikingly patterned and colorful aerial compositions reveal the unity of life on earth in all its glorious symmetry, contrasts, and complexity. Going out West always floors me; the first time I went to California, you could have told me I was on Mars. Each chapter of the book opens with an insightful introduction by a different noted author who addresses a subject critical to the future of our planet: agriculture, biodiversity, sustainable development, energy, forests, water, and global warming. Across from each picture is a description of the picture and the affect the scene has on our planet.
ينصحنا مانسون بأن نعرف حدود إمكاناتنا وأن نتقبلها. Candid reports on harsh realities ranging from vanishing species to child exploitation are matched with such surprising revelations as the beauty of an aluminum scrap yard. Usually, though, that comes across just fine, and it is amazing to think of all the wild and crazy landscapes out there on this planet, looking so foreign to someone who is used to just one type. Good thing we have the pictures, eh? Usually, though, that comes across just fine, and it is amazing to think of all the wild and crazy landscapes out there on this planet, looking so foreign to someone who is used to just one type. I read a month at a time, it took me a few weeks and I loved it.
I did order the newer versions. He's been interested in nature and wildlife from an early age. Visit our to see our full price match policy. . It was shocking, beautiful, and easy to appreciate.