Moon: Art, Science, Culture

Loske, Alexandra and Massey, Robert (2018) Moon: Art, Science, Culture. Octopus, London. ISBN 9781781575710

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Abstract

An extensively illustrated volume in which art historian Dr Alexandra Loske and astronomer Dr Robert Massey present a rich and curious history of the Earth's Moon. From its violent birth through to the exhilarating story of the Space Race and current exploration efforts, discover the many faces of the Moon and how they have shaped humanity's existence. The book presents eight essays that chart humanity's fascination with and exploration of the Moon, with and additional 32 focus pieces on various themes and key images and objects related to Moon history.

Item Type: Book
Keywords: Moon, science, art, literature, astronomy, Romantic art, space race, fashion, Romanticism, science fiction
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > Art History
Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
Q Science > QB Astronomy
Depositing User: Alexandra Loske
Date Deposited: 08 Jan 2019 16:18
Last Modified: 08 Jan 2019 16:18
URI: http://srodev.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/81134
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