Book Detail

Publisher: Editrice Il Castoro

Format: hardcover

ISBN: 978 88 8033 481 1

Guarda che luna

Dancing in the moonlight

Adam and Eve, Zeus, Aristotle, Ptolemy, Montezuma, Ferdinand Magellan, Mad Orlando, Galileo Galilei, Cyrano De Bergerac, Baron Munchhausen, Ludwig Van Beethoven and many others including Frankenstein, Jules Verne, Georges Méliès, Roald Amundsen, Wernher Von Braun, Orson Welles, Frank Sinatra, Federico Fellini, Italo Calvino, Marilyn Monroe, Stanley Kubrick, Yuri Gagarin, Neil Armstrong and Martin Landau. They are some of the historic and contemporary characters who have had a very special relationship with the moon. In short, funny and well documented chapters, the book tells us about the very special association with our satellite. Frank Sinatra sang Blue Moon in admiration, Armstrong was the first man to set foot upon it, Méliès celebrated the Moon with the first special effects In cinema history. The book is organized in 28 chapters as in the lunar phases.

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