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The Resource America's ocean wilderness : a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration, Gary Kroll

America's ocean wilderness : a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration, Gary Kroll

Label
America's ocean wilderness : a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration
Title
America's ocean wilderness
Title remainder
a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration
Statement of responsibility
Gary Kroll
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kroll, Gary
Dewey number
551.46072/3
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH26
LC item number
.K76 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Naturalists
  • Explorers
  • Discoveries in science
  • Underwater exploration
Label
America's ocean wilderness : a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration, Gary Kroll
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223082090987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The oceanic hunting grounds of Roy Chapman Andrews: whales as a resource and game in postfrontier America -- Robert Cushman Murphy and the national history of ocean islands: conservation and the myth of the inexhaustible ocean frontier -- Sensational management: William Beebe and the natural history of the ocean sublime -- Rachel Carson's The Sea Around Us: the construction of oceancentrism -- Eugenie Clark and postwar ocean ichthyology: gender, oceanic natural history, and the domestication of the ocean frontier -- Technophobia and technophilia in the oceanic commons: Thor Heyerdahl and Jacques Cousteau during the American cold war -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 249 p.
Isbn
9780700615674
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007045598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 180756980
  • (OCoLC)180756980
Label
America's ocean wilderness : a cultural history of twentieth-century exploration, Gary Kroll
Publication
Bar code
31223082090987
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The oceanic hunting grounds of Roy Chapman Andrews: whales as a resource and game in postfrontier America -- Robert Cushman Murphy and the national history of ocean islands: conservation and the myth of the inexhaustible ocean frontier -- Sensational management: William Beebe and the natural history of the ocean sublime -- Rachel Carson's The Sea Around Us: the construction of oceancentrism -- Eugenie Clark and postwar ocean ichthyology: gender, oceanic natural history, and the domestication of the ocean frontier -- Technophobia and technophilia in the oceanic commons: Thor Heyerdahl and Jacques Cousteau during the American cold war -- Conclusion
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
ix, 249 p.
Isbn
9780700615674
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007045598
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 180756980
  • (OCoLC)180756980

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