By Peter Adey
Air is an cutting edge cultural and medical heritage that specializes in our makes an attempt to appreciate air, to engineer and grapple with it, to make feel of it and locate which means in it. For as crucial as air has been to our philosophical, medical and technological targets, Peter Adey indicates that it really is via air that the inventive and literary mind's eye has been lifted.
Exploring the paintings of validated figures akin to Marie Curie, Joseph Priestley and John Scott Haldane, in addition to lesser-known pioneers, and together with views from portray, literature and poetry, this richly illustrated publication will attract a person attracted to the technology in addition to the tradition of this pervasive, usually unregarded but important substance.
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Air: Nature and Culture (Earth) by Peter Adey