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Fire of life : the Smithsonian book of the Sun.


1st ed.. [Washington, D.C.] : Smithsonian Exposition Books ; [1981] .
ISBN 9780895990068, 0895990067

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Other Authors Smithsonian Institution.
Subjects Énergie solaire.
Photobiologie.
Photobiology.
Solar energy.
Soleil.
Sun.
Description 262 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date [1981]
[1981]
©1981
Notes Includes index.
Summary Explores man's perception of and relation to the sun from earliest times to the present, discussing the sun's origin, solar energy, and facts and theories that implicate the sun in near-disasters and including hundreds of photographs and illustrations.
Contents Shooting the Sun -- Place in the cosmos --Dynamic Sun -- Giver of life -- Children of the Sun -- Sunpower.
Geographic Area Sun
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7109952
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