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The Copernican Universe

How-and-Why Wonder Book of Famous Scientists. Written by Jean Bethell, illustrated by Jo Kotula. Wonder Books, 1964.


Mid-century in every way--science will save us!


Jo Kotula (1910-98) was a very talented artist best known for his aviation related artwork, and a favorite of model airplane enthusiasts for his dramatic cover paintings that graced the covers of Model Airplane News. Shown above are illustrations for a series of ads for Vanadium Corp. of America. From:

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Taken on January 17, 2012