Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


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,...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Nature / Ecosystems & Habitats / Oceans & Seas
Transportation / Ships & Shipbuilding / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 0.9 Inches

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Carroll, Lewis
Paperback: $6.66
Horse Soldiers
Stanton, Doug
Paperback: $9.99
Townsend, Jessica
Hardback: $17.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.