The sound book: the science of the sonic wonders of the world

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A professor of acoustic engineering provides a tour of the world's most amazing sound phenomena, including creaking glaciers, whispering galleries, stalactite organs, musical roads, humming dunes, seals that sound like alien angels, and a Mayan pyramid that chirps like a bird.
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table_of_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.
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title The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world
title_display The sound book : the science of the sonic wonders of the world
title_full 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 [electronic resource] / Trevor Cox
title_short The sound book :
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