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The Sea - a book by Mack, John

The Sea

A Cultural History

The Sea( )
Author: Mack, John
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Reaktion Books, Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.00
Book Description:

'There is nothing more enticing, disenchanting, and enslaving than the life atsea' wrote Joseph Conrad. In The Sea: A Cultural History, John Mack considers the ways in which human beings interact because of the sea, navigate their course across it, live on and around it: the variety of ways in which people 'inhabit' the sea, whether they sail on it or live beside it, on promontories, estuaries and ports which abut the sea. The Sea moves beyond conventional boundaries,...
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Detailed Subjects: Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / General
Nature / Ecosystems & Habitats / Oceans & Seas
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.9 Inches

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