Cosmigraphics

Collects illustrations and maps that visualize the vast expanse of the universe, chronicling three thousand years of human observation of the universe.

Cosmigraphics

Author: Michael Benson

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

ISBN: 9781419713873

Page: 320

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Collects illustrations and maps that visualize the vast expanse of the universe, chronicling three thousand years of human observation of the universe.

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