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6 edition of Mountains from Space found in the catalog.

Mountains from Space

Peaks and Ranges of the Seven Continents

by Stefan Dech

  • 189 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by "Harry N. Abrams, Inc." .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountains,
  • NATURAL HISTORY, COUNTRY LIFE & PETS,
  • Photographs: collections,
  • Remote sensing,
  • Nature Photography,
  • Subjects & Themes - Landscapes,
  • Photography,
  • Photography of mountains,
  • Photo Techniques,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Subjects & Themes - Aerial,
  • Photography / Nature & Wildlife,
  • Subjects & Themes - Plants & Animals,
  • Techniques - General,
  • Aerial photography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSigmar Wittig (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7998947M
    ISBN 100810959615
    ISBN 109780810959613

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