9780760325100

Snowflakes 2007

Libbrecht, Kenneth

ISBN 10: 0760325103 / 0-7603-2510-3
ISBN 13: 9780760325100
Publisher: Voyageur Press
Publication Date: 2006

About this title:
Synopsis:
This gorgeous calendar features super-detailed microphotographs of snowflakes, with captions describing the science behind their beauty, and literary quotes relating to nature and snow. Author and photographer Ken Libbrecht's amazing photos were recognized in a US Postage Stamp series issued for the holiday season in 2006, and his unique way of presenting these  natural formations is simply amazing.

About the Author:
Dr. Kenneth Libbrecht is a professor of physics at Caltech, where he studies how crystals grow. His books include Ken Libbrecht’s Field Guide to Snowflakes, The Art of the Snowflake, and others. His latest news and views about snowflakes can be found at his website, www.SnowCrystals.com.

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