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Record #210124:

North by degree: new perspectives on Arctic exploration / Susan A. Kaplan, Robert McCracken Peck, eds.

Title: North by degree: new perspectives on Arctic exploration / Susan A. Kaplan, Robert McCracken Peck, eds.
Author(s): Kaplan, Susan A.,
Peck, Robert McCracken,
Dick, Lyle.
Robinson, Michael F.
Nelson, Frederick E.
Adcock, Tina.
Routledge, Karen.
Bonanomi, Emma.
LeMoine, Genevieve M.
Stam, David H.
Erikson, Patricia Pierce.
Peck, Robert McCracken.
Reddick, Helen.
Potter, Russell A.
Lewis-Jones, Huw.
Witty, Anne.
Kaplan, Susan A.
Date: 2013.
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA: American Philosophical Society
Abstract: Comprises 15 essays discussing late 19th and early 20th century Arctic exploration, and focusing on social, technological and environmental settings in which expeditions were conceived, executed, described, and understood by public.
Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography.
5(091) -- History of science.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
IPY07-08E -- IPY 2007-08 Education, outreach and communication publications.
061.3 -- Conferences: 2008 North by Degree - an International Conference on Arctic Exploration.
93"18" -- Nineteenth century.
93"190" -- 1900-1909.
93"191" -- 1910-1919.
93"192" -- 1920-1929.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*3) : 91(091)[2013]
ISBN: 9781606189238
SPRI record no.: 210124

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700 12 ‡aDick, Lyle.‡t"The men of prominence are among those present for him" : how and why American's elites made Robert Peary a national icon.
700 12 ‡aRobinson, Michael F.‡tFrederick Cook : a reappraisal.
700 12 ‡aNelson, Frederick E.‡t"The advancement of exploration along scientific lines" : the American Geographical Society and the Arctic, 1851-1950.
700 12 ‡aAdcock, Tina.‡tToward an early twentieth-century culture of northern Canadian exploration.
700 12 ‡aRoutledge, Karen.‡t"The desolate shores of a frozen zone" : American whalers in Cumberland Sound, 1851-68.
700 12 ‡aBonanomi, Emma.‡tTo be black and American : Matthew Henson and his post-Pole lecture tour, 1909-10.
700 12 ‡aLeMoine, Genevieve M.‡tFurs and satin : understanding Inughuit women's role in culture contact through clothing.
700 12 ‡aStam, David H.‡t"Congering" the past : the books of the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition (1881-84), before and after.
700 12 ‡aErikson, Patricia Pierce.‡tHomemaking, snowbabies, and the search for the North Pole : Josephine Diebitsch Peary and the making of national history.
700 12 ‡aPeck, Robert McCracken.‡tArctic imagery and decorative arts.
700 12 ‡aReddick, Helen.‡tThe polar trek and the children's book from Parry to Parry, 1825-1995.
700 12 ‡aPotter, Russell A.‡tShowmen and explorer-showmen on the panoramic stage.
700 12 ‡aLewis-Jones, Huw.‡t"The balloonatic", technological innovation or inflated showbusiness? : Commander Cheyne and the spectacle of polar flight.
700 12 ‡aWitty, Anne.‡t"If it had been a common ship" : the first northward voyage of the Arctic steamship Roosevelt, 1905-06.
700 12 ‡aKaplan, Susan A.‡tRiding shortwaves and icy seas : practicing [sic] science and deploying technology in the Arctic, 1913-24.
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876 ## ‡zReviewed in Arctic, 2015, 68(1) :124-125; also by Irina Overeem in Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, 2015, 47(2) :401
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