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The Earth from the Air

Art / PhotobookOut of Print

By: Yann Arthus-Bertrand

455 pages, 207 col photos

Thames & Hudson

Hardback | Oct 2005 [2006 reprint] | Edition: 3 | #155429 | ISBN: 0500543062
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The result of a five-year airborne odyssey across five continents and sixty countries, The Earth from the Air is the bestselling book of aerial photography ever published. This vibrant new edition of the internationally acclaimed original features an updated design and nearly sixty stunning new photographs. All-new captions and the addition of authoritative new texts by experts in various environmental fields illuminate Arthus-Bertrand's monumental achievement.

'Breathtaking glimpses of life on our planet' - The Times 'A picture book on an altogether higher plane' - The Sunday Telegraph 'Stunning' - The Irish Times

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Yann Arthus-Bertrand is an internationally acclaimed aerial photographer who has published over thirty books, including The Earth from the Air and Greece from the Air. Lester Brown is founder, president and senior researcher of the Earth Policy Institute. He also founded the Worldwatch Institute and has been called 'one of the world's most influential thinkers' by The Washington Post. He is the author of numerous books and articles, including Eco-Economy: Building an Economy for the Earth. In 1987 he received the United Nations' Environment Prize.

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