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The Resource Mirror mirror : a history of the human love affair with reflection, Mark Pendergrast

Mirror mirror : a history of the human love affair with reflection, Mark Pendergrast

Label
Mirror mirror : a history of the human love affair with reflection
Title
Mirror mirror
Title remainder
a history of the human love affair with reflection
Statement of responsibility
Mark Pendergrast
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the invention of the mirror and its impact on human history, science, myth, religion, the arts, and manners, detailing its key use in a wide variety of human activities
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pendergrast, Mark
Dewey number
535/.323
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP867
LC item number
.P46 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carroll, Lewis
  • Carroll, Lewis
  • Mirrors
  • Reflection (Optics)
  • Reflecting telescopes
  • Mirrors
  • Reflecting telescopes
  • Reflection (Optics)
  • Geschichte
  • Spiegel
  • Spiegel
  • Reflection (Optics)
  • Mirrors
  • Reflecting telescopes
  • Mirrors
  • Reflection (Optics)
  • Reflecting telescopes
Label
Mirror mirror : a history of the human love affair with reflection, Mark Pendergrast
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mirror of the soul -- Magic visions -- Fields of light -- The rational mirror -- Looking glass literature -- A new way of seeing -- Grasping the universe -- Kaleidoscopic light waves -- Big eye -- The vanity business -- Celestial radios, divine x-rays -- Beyond Palomar -- Final reflections : illusions and realities
Control code
ocm51655386
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780465054701
Lccn
2003002544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51655386
  • (OCoLC)51655386
Label
Mirror mirror : a history of the human love affair with reflection, Mark Pendergrast
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-385) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mirror of the soul -- Magic visions -- Fields of light -- The rational mirror -- Looking glass literature -- A new way of seeing -- Grasping the universe -- Kaleidoscopic light waves -- Big eye -- The vanity business -- Celestial radios, divine x-rays -- Beyond Palomar -- Final reflections : illusions and realities
Control code
ocm51655386
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 404 pages
Isbn
9780465054701
Lccn
2003002544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o51655386
  • (OCoLC)51655386

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