Geographers

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American Empire: Roosevelt’s Geographer and the Prelude to Globalization

American Empire

Roosevelt’s Geographer and the Prelude to Globalization

University of California Press (2003)
AU$55.74

An American Empire, constructed over the last century, long ago overtook European colonialism, and...

Sicily, It's Not Quite Tuscany: Having a Blast in Catania

Sicily, It's Not Quite Tuscany

Having a Blast in Catania

Allen & Unwin (2012)
AU$18.99

This is the story of a newly married couple and the year they spent in Sicily. Packed with history,...

Dangerous Passage: Issues in the Arctic

Dangerous Passage

Issues in the Arctic

Dundurn (2006)
AU$9.89

The story of the opening up of the Northwest Passage and the ensuing potential risks to the Arctic...

Farthest North: The Incredible Three-Year Voyage to the Frozen Latitudes of the North

Farthest North

The Incredible Three-Year Voyage to the Frozen Latitudes of the North

Random House Publishing Group (2000)
AU$19.45

In 1893 Nansen set sail in the Fram, a ship specially designed and built to be frozen into the polar...

Complex Locations: Women's Geographical Work in the UK 1850-1970

Complex Locations

Women's Geographical Work in the UK 1850-1970

Wiley (2009)
AU$58.25

This enlightening book makes visible the lives and works of women who played a critical role in the...

The History of the Study of Landforms Volume 2 (Routledge Revivals): The Life and Work of William Morris Davis

This volume is entirely devoted to the life and work of the world's most famous geomorphologist,...

The Ambitions of Jane Franklin: Victorian lady adventurer
Allen & Unwin (2013)
AU$16.99

A genius at publicity before the term existed, Jane Franklin was a celebrity in the mid-19th...

Herbert Eugene Bolton: Historian of the American Borderlands

Herbert Eugene Bolton

Historian of the American Borderlands

University of California Press (2012)
AU$59.93

This definitive biography offers a new critical assessment of the life, works, and ideas of Herbert...

Loss and Cultural Remains in Performance: The Ghosts of the Franklin Expedition

Loss and Cultural Remains in Performance

The Ghosts of the Franklin Expedition

Palgrave Macmillan (2012)
AU$105.13

Argues that performance is a crucial way of understanding the affective intercultural impact of the...

Exotic Lands and Dodgy Places: Adventures through Greenland, The Amazon and other Far-Out Places

Exotic Lands and Dodgy Places

Adventures through Greenland, The Amazon and other Far-Out Places

Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Ptd Ltd (2010)
AU$20.53

Distant Lands and Dodgy Places chronicles the adventures of intrepid traveller Tan Wee Cheng — from...