Literature of Travel and Exploration

Literature of Travel and Exploration

S. Edward Lunn and F.H. Lowe, 1899; abridged edition, 1982. Galen, Ralph W.,
Two Wheels, Two Years ... Howgate, Bernie, Tales of a Travelling Man: Eight
Years around the World on a Ten-Speed Bike, 1990. Inglis, Harry R.G., The
Contour ...

Author: Jennifer Speake

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135456634

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 2100

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Containing more than 600 entries, this valuable resource presents all aspects of travel writing. There are entries on places and routes (Afghanistan, Black Sea, Egypt, Gobi Desert, Hawaii, Himalayas, Italy, Northwest Passage, Samarkand, Silk Route, Timbuktu), writers (Isabella Bird, Ibn Battuta, Bruce Chatwin, Gustave Flaubert, Mary Kingsley, Walter Ralegh, Wilfrid Thesiger), methods of transport and types of journey (balloon, camel, grand tour, hunting and big game expeditions, pilgrimage, space travel and exploration), genres (buccaneer narratives, guidebooks, New World chronicles, postcards), companies and societies (East India Company, Royal Geographical Society, Society of Dilettanti), and issues and themes (censorship, exile, orientalism, and tourism). For a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample entries, and more, visit the Literature of Travel and Exploration: An Encyclopedia website.
Categories: Business & Economics

Literature of Travel and Exploration A to F

Literature of Travel and Exploration  A to F

S. Edward Lunn and F.H. Lowe , 1899 ; abridged edition , 1982 . Galen , Ralph ...
Howgate , Bernie , Tales of a Travelling Man : Eight Years around the World on a
Ten - Speed Bike , 1990 . Inglis , Harry ... Roberts , Stephen K. , Computing
across America : The Bicycle Odyssey of a High - Tech Nomad , 1988 . Rutter ,
Frank ...

Author: Jennifer Speake

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 157958425X

Category: Travel writing

Page: 1479

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Containing more than 600 entries, this valuable resource presents all aspects of travel writing. There are entries on places and routes (Afghanistan, Black Sea, Egypt, Gobi Desert, Hawaii, Himalayas, Italy, Northwest Passage, Samarkand, Silk Route, Timbuktu), writers (Isabella Bird, Ibn Battuta, Bruce Chatwin, Gustave Flaubert, Mary Kingsley, Walter Ralegh, Wilfrid Thesiger), methods of transport and types of journey (balloon, camel, grand tour, hunting and big game expeditions, pilgrimage, space travel and exploration), genres (buccaneer narratives, guidebooks, New World chronicles, postcards), companies and societies (East India Company, Royal Geographical Society, Society of Dilettanti), and issues and themes (censorship, exile, orientalism, and tourism). For a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample entries, and more, visit the Literature of Travel and Exploration: An Encyclopedia website.
Categories: Travel writing

Media Resource 1980 1982

Media Resource  1980 1982

Author: University of California. Extension Media Center

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435005564869

Category: Audio-visual materials

Page: 214

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Categories: Audio-visual materials

Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

"Patterson, Paul Anastasia (My Favorite Sound Story Bks.). (J). Oct 1997 ... $4.95
(0.8223-1982-9) Duke. Paulson ... Bicycling Magazine's Complete Book of Road
Cycling Skills. 240p. ... Pavitt, Nigel Turkana: Kenya's Nomads of the Jade Sea.

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015038905579

Category: American literature

Page:

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Categories: American literature

NILS A V Media Catalog 1988

NILS A V Media Catalog  1988

Author: Northern Illinois Library System

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112120212086

Category: Audio-visual materials

Page: 481

View: 240

Categories: Audio-visual materials

Bicycle USA

Bicycle USA

For cyclists , motorists , and hikers interested in campsites in Italy , Spain ,
Portugal , Greece , Southern France , Eastern Europe , and Northern Africa .
Pedaling ... Tales from a 40 , 000 - mile bicycle journey through 70 countries .
Includes the ... Ithaca , New York : Mouvement Publications , 1982 . Available ...
Computing Across America : The Bicycle Odyssey of a High - tech Nomad , Steve
Roberts .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000063841121

Category: Cycling

Page:

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Categories: Cycling

Nomads of the Wind

Nomads of the Wind

Seventeen million sea - birds regularly nested there , until in 1982 , an El Niño
year , the sea was starved of fish . The breeding ... lost to the process of erosion ,
a natural cycle that is at work on every high island in the Pacific . The only
species to ... One ancient mariner survives to help us tell the tale . Green turtles
are great ...

Author: Peter Crawford

Publisher: Bbc Publications

ISBN: UCSD:31822020612172

Category: History

Page: 272

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Nomads of the Wind and the BBC TV series which it accompanies tell the epic story of the Polynesians--the tenacious ocean voyaging people who settled the Pacific
Categories: History

Encountering the Monster

Encountering the Monster

Ontogenic Development of the Human Sleep - Dream Cycle . ” Science 152 : 604
– 19 . Shweder , R ... Stanton , J . 1982 . La nomade ( The nomad ) . Montreal : L '
Hexagone . ... _ . 1974 . Shadow and Evil in Fairytales . Irving , Tex . : Spring ...

Author: Denyse Beaudet

Publisher: Burns & Oates

ISBN: UCSC:32106016956424

Category: Children's dreams

Page: 160

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Categories: Children's dreams

African Legislative and Ministerial Bodies

African Legislative and Ministerial Bodies

Du hirsute au hamite : les variations du cycle de Ntare Ru [ s ] hatsi , fondateur du
royaume du Burundi . History in Africa ... The mwami in Old Burundi Cultures (
Paris ) , 8 , 1 , 1982 , 142 - 161 . ... MARRIAGE ; NOMADS 497 Binta , Gorette M .
et al . Market ... A tale of two slums : electoral politics in Mathare and Dagoretti .

Author: IFLA International Office for UBC.

Publisher: London : IFLA International Office for UBC

ISBN: 0903043254

Category: Africa

Page: 37

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Categories: Africa

Public Health Reports

Public Health Reports

Among the Navajo (the Athabaskan nomads whose reservation spans the
Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah borders), ... The Navajo Genesis, or story of the
origin of the Navajo people, is referred to as "moving upward. ... Norman, H. A.,
editor: The wishing bone cycle. ... University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque,
1982.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015010267592

Category: Public health

Page:

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Categories: Public health

The Writers Directory

The Writers Directory

Paule Barton , The Woe Shirt : Caribbean Folk Tales , illustrated by Norman
Laliberte , Penmaen Press , 1980 ; ( Compiler and translator ) Where the Chill
Came From : Cree Windigo Tales eys , North Point Press , 1982 ; The Owl ...
Kings of Gor , 1968 ; ( ed . as John Lange ) Values and Imperatives : Studies in
Ethics , by C. I. Lewis , 1969 ; Nomads of Gor , 1969 ... PUBLICATIONS : (
Compiler and translator ) The Wishing Bone Cycle : Narrative Poems from the
Swampy Cree Indians ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: 1558623280

Category: Authors, American

Page:

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Categories: Authors, American

The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural

The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural

Author: Jack Sullivan

Publisher: Viking Adult

ISBN: UOM:49015002843440

Category: Arts - Special subjects: Horror & supernatural - Encyclopaedias

Page: 482

View: 787

For the first time ever, in a single volume, a comprehensive guide to horror and the supernatural in all the arts ... More than 50 essays and 600 entries covering authors, composers, visual artists, directors, actors, and movies that are connected in some way to horror tales or the supernatural. Also defines terms used with the supernatural.
Categories: Arts - Special subjects: Horror & supernatural - Encyclopaedias

Tales from Academia

Tales from Academia

1982 < av > Gijs van Groenestein , straatveger ( Amsterdam , streetsweeper ) ,
16mm film , color , Dutch version , 15 ... Wheat cycle , 16 minutes ; Afghan
Women , 17 minutes ; and Afghan nomads : The Maldar , 21 minutes , all 16mm
film ...

Author: Han F. Vermeulen

Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556035401108

Category: Anthropology

Page: 1132

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Categories: Anthropology

Aspects of Modern Swedish Literature

Aspects of Modern Swedish Literature

The book consists of a series of independent lyrical - philosophical tales held
together by a central idea . Unused Klockrike material was published
posthumously in the short - story collection Bollesagor ( Bolle Tales , 1982 ) . It is
the story of Bolle ... and wholeness . The way to Klockrike is a variation on the
dream of the World Nomad . In the collection Cikada ( 1953 ) , which contains
some of his finest nature vignettes , Martinson also included a cycle of 29 poems
entitled ' Sången ...

Author: Irene Scobbie

Publisher: Norvik Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105029156465

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 474

View: 709

Brilliant. The work of Scobbie and company deserves wide distribution-World Literature Today. This is the best single volume history of modern Swedish literature available and this new edition makes it even better. With over one hundred pages of ne
Categories: Literary Criticism

What Do I Read Next

What Do I Read Next

... R.R. Martin, Fevre Dream, 1982 Harry Turtledove, The Guns of the South, 1
992 756 Michael Moorcock Elric: Song of the Black Sword (Clarkston, ... These
tales of the Eternal Champion Cycle ... Other books by the author: Blood: A
Southern Fantasy, 1 995 Hawkmoon, 1 995 A Nomad of the Time Streams, 1 995
Von Bek, ...

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 0787610488

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 619

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This annual selection guide covers new novels in the mystery fiction, science fiction, fantasy, horror, western fiction and romance genres. By identifying similarities in various books, it seeks to help readers to independently choose titles of interest published during 1995 - 1996. Entries are arranged by author within six genre sections, and provide: publisher and publication date; series name and number; description of characters; time/geographical setting; review citation; genre and setting notations; and related books.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Films for Anthropological Teaching

Films for Anthropological Teaching

gout the day , Ray sells whips and saddles , inspects horses and mules , auctions
livestock , swaps tales , and talks of yesterday and tomorrow . Reassemblogs (
1982 ) 40 min . ... Reign of the Wanderers ( Triumph of the Nomads Series ) 1
hour . ... It shows the way they approached this task , as well as the cycle of rituals
.

Author: Karl G. Heider

Publisher: Amer Anthropological Assn

ISBN: STANFORD:36105017085346

Category: Anthropology

Page: 324

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Categories: Anthropology