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The Resource The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world, Trevor Cox

The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world, Trevor Cox

Label
The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world
Title
The sound book
Title remainder
the science of the sonic wonders of the world
Statement of responsibility
Trevor Cox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"With forays into archaeology, neuroscience, biology, and design, Cox explains how sound is made and altered by the environment, how our body reacts to peculiar noises, and how these mysterious wonders illuminate sound's surprising dynamics in everyday settings, from your bedroom to the opera house"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, Trevor J
Dewey number
550.1/534
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC225.3
LC item number
.C69 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sounds
  • Noise
Label
The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world, Trevor Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most reverberant place in the world -- Ringing rocks -- Barking fish -- Echoes of the past -- Going round the bend -- Singing sands -- The quietest places in the world -- Placing sound -- Future wonders
Control code
ocn856879292
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780393239799
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013034491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)856879292
Label
The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world, Trevor Cox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The most reverberant place in the world -- Ringing rocks -- Barking fish -- Echoes of the past -- Going round the bend -- Singing sands -- The quietest places in the world -- Placing sound -- Future wonders
Control code
ocn856879292
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
331 pages
Isbn
9780393239799
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013034491
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)856879292

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