25 Women to Read Before You Die
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | August 14, 2015

    Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: IMG The Blind Spot of United States History



    The most frequent question readers ask about An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States is "Why hasn't this book been written before?" I'm... Continue »
    1. $11.20 Sale Trade Paper add to wish list

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$5.98
Sale Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
2 Beaverton Geology- General

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Earth: A Journey Through Time

by

Earth: A Journey Through Time Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Planet Earth is presented in a captivating and original perspective in this extraordinary collection of breathtaking images. Through the use of satellites and various lenses and imagery techniques, previously hidden aspects of the planet are brought into full view, among them a thread of gold weaving its way through a mountain range; cities swallowed by shifting sands or dense jungle; and the eye of the fiercest hurricane. Four distinct chapters—Earth, Water, Air, and Fire—each feature different aspects of the planet, including mountains, forests, deserts and tundra; rivers, coastlines, and ice fields; storms, cyclones, and atmospheric phenomena such as the aurora borealis; and forest fires, volcanoes, and lava fountains. Accompanied by insightful commentary, this compilation presents a provocative and astounding portrait of our planet.

About the Author

Nicolas Cheetham is the author of Universe.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781906719043
Subtitle:
A Journey Through Time
Author:
Cheetham, Nicolas
Publisher:
Quercus
Subject:
Earth Sciences
Subject:
Earth Sciences - Geography
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Landscapes
Subject:
Pictorials
Subject:
Earth
Subject:
Geography-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20090201
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.5 x 7 x 0.6 in 1 lb

Other books you might like

  1. The Golden Compass (His Dark... Used Trade Paper $0.95

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Photography » General
History and Social Science » Geography » General
History and Social Science » Pacific Northwest » Featured Titles
Science and Mathematics » Astronomy » General
Science and Mathematics » Geology » Earth Sciences
Science and Mathematics » Geology » General
Science and Mathematics » Geology » Physical Geology
Science and Mathematics » Physics

Earth: A Journey Through Time Sale Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$5.98 In Stock
Product details 192 pages Quercus - English 9781906719043 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

       
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.