The Secret Language of Color

The Secret Language of Color

Science, Nature, History, Culture, Beauty of Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue & Violet

Book - 2013
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Explores color's countless manifestations, providing insight into such phenomena as the visible spectrum, light absorption and reflection, how humans see color, how vision evolved, the sky, rainbows, colored gems, animal pigmentation, how animals use color to find mates and to protect themselves, and the use of color in human religion, ritual, design, navigation, communication, and personal identity.
Publisher: New York : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers : Distributed by Workman Pub., c2013.
ISBN: 9781579129491
Branch Call Number: 535.6 ECKST
Characteristics: 240 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: Eckstut, Arielle


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