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During this amazing publication of visible wonders, nationwide Geographic unearths an international only a few can have the opportunity to work out for themselves. Shot via many of the world's most interesting photographers, New York Times bestseller Rarely Seen beneficial properties outstanding photos of areas, occasions, average phenomena, and artifical heirlooms seldom visible through human eyes. it is all right here: 30,000-year-old cave paintings sealed from the general public; animals which are one of the final in their species on the earth; volcanic lightning; significant crystals that experience grown to greater than 50 plenty; the engraving inside of Abraham Lincoln's pocket watch. With an advent through nationwide Geographic photographer Stephen Alvarez, whose paintings has taken him from the Peruvian Andes to the private caves of Papua New Guinea, Rarely Seen captures once-in-a-lifetime moments, normal wonders, and little-seen gadgets from the a long way reaches of the globe.

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