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    DescriptionImagine a field guide to all the animals you'd encounter on an African safari, but instead of looking at a photograph of them in the book you're reading, you're actually seeing a small film clip on the page of the animal in motion. It's a "PhoticularTM Book" - a lenticular-based technology that transfers fluid 4-color movies onto a book page. Why just read about the way a cheetah can run up to 60mph when you can actually watch him running, too? It's like having a coffee table book come to life in your hands. Featuring eight gorgeous animals (cheetah, rhino, elephant, giraffe, gazelle, zebra, gorilla, and lion), "Safari: A PhoticularTM Book" is full of the information you'd expect to hear from a real safari tour guide about each animal - plus an evocative first-person essay about the safari experience by nature writer and safari traveller, Carol Kaufmann. This spectacular book of "motion pictures" will leave you breathless.


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    Title
    Safari
    Subtitle
    A Photicular Book
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Dan Kainen, By (author) Carol Kaufmann
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 29
    Width: 222 mm
    Height: 203 mm
    Thickness: 53 mm
    Weight: 907 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780761163800
    ISBN 10: 0761163808
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: EY, PIB
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y1.2
    BIC subject category V2: YNNR, YBG
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1H
    LC subject heading:
    B&T General Subject: 560
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15870
    Libri: ENGM3500
    Ingram Subject Code: AN
    BISAC V2.8: NAT001000, NAT019000
    BIC subject category V2: 1H
    BISAC V2.8: NAT045040
    LC subject heading: ,
    Libri: TIER1013
    LC subject heading:
    DC23: 591.96
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 599.096762
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: QL731.K46 S34 2012
    Illustrations note
    8 "photicular" images
    Publisher
    Workman Publishing
    Imprint name
    Workman Publishing
    Publication date
    16 October 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Dan Kainen is a New York inventor, artist, photographer, and industrial designer. In the 1980's he started experimenting with holography, and then integrated imaging. This led to three patents in that field, the latest of which is the basis for his MotionPicture¿ Books.