The end of night Searching for natural darkness in an age of artificial light

Paul Bogard, 1966-

Book - 2013

Describes how ever-present, modern artificial lights have changed the way humans experience darkness and bemoans the fact that the primal dark sky can no longer influence science and art.

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Published
New York : Little, Brown, and Company 2013.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
Physical Description
ix, 325 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-312) and index.
ISBN
9780316182904
Main Author
Paul Bogard, 1966- (-)
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