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Overview

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Overview by Benjamin Grant
Hardcover
Oct 25, 2016 | ISBN 9780399578656
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“A compendium of spectacular satellite imagery…Overview documents the impact of human existence.”
Wall Street Journal


“Absolutely gorgeous, yet utterly gut-wrenching”
Wired

“Stunning, surprising and intriguing photographs of Earth from the skies.”
The Guardian

“Photos of earth from above will change your outlook of the planet”
Fast Company 

“Incredible images that show Earth’s surface as you’ve never seen it before”
–BBC

“Grant’s book…uses satellite photography to reveal both environmental wonders and suburban sprawl from a new perspective.”
Los Angeles Times

“From far away, it’s possible to get a glimpse of what connects us, and why it’s worth protecting.”
Boston Globe

“Hypnotic images from across the globe”
Daily Mail

“Totally breathtaking”
Thrillist

“A unique view of the globe we all call home.”
Smithsonian

“The awesomeness of earth from above”
The Atlantic

“Stunning”
Huffington Post

“A tour de force of research and image presentation”
American Photo

Table Of Contents

CONTENTS

A NEW PERSPECTIVE OF EARTH
9

INTRODUCTION
11

WHERE WE


HARVEST
25

EXTRACT
55

POWER
81

LIVE
109

MOVE
139

DESIGN
173

PLAY
203

WASTE
227

ARE NOT
255

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