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Arctic in the British imagination, 1818-1914

Robert G David

Arctic in the British imagination, 1818-1914

by Robert G David

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 19th century,
  • Arctic regions -- Civilization -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-270) and index

    StatementRobert G. David
    SeriesStudies in imperialism, Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG630.G7 D38 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17003427M
    ISBN 100719059437

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The fascination with imperialism, in all its aspects, shows no sign of abating, and this series will continue to lead the way in encouraging the widest possible range of studies in the field.

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David IMPERIAL CITIES Landscape, display and identity eds Felix Driver and David Gilbert SCIENCE AND SOCIETY IN SOUTHERN AFRICA ed. Saul Dubow EQUAL SUBJECTS, UNEQUAL RIGHTS Indigenous peoples in British settler colonies, s–  The disappearance captured the imagination of Victorian England, and between andmore than 30 would-be rescue missions scoured the Canadian Arctic in .After completing a doctorate in British culture and the Arctic at Lancaster University, Rob David has continued to study the Arctic as it relates to Cumbria.

He is also the author of The Arctic in the British Imaginationpublished by Manchester University Press in Orders to Ian Caruana, 10 Peter Street, Carlisle CA3 8QP.