Last edited by Kajar
Monday, November 16, 2020 | History

6 edition of Antarctic destinies found in the catalog.

Antarctic destinies

Stephanie L. Barczewski

Antarctic destinies

Scott, Shackleton, and the changing face of heroism

by Stephanie L. Barczewski

  • 370 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Continuum in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scott, Robert Falcon, -- 1868-1912,
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry, -- Sir, -- 1874-1922,
  • Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephanie Barczewski.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG874 .B37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 390 p. :
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23682256M
    ISBN 100826445624
    ISBN 109780826445629
    LC Control Number2009455737


Share this book
You might also like
Biological Control of Gastro-intestinal Nematodes of Ruminants Using Predacious Animal Production And Health Papers (Fao Animal Production and Health Paper,)

Biological Control of Gastro-intestinal Nematodes of Ruminants Using Predacious Animal Production And Health Papers (Fao Animal Production and Health Paper,)

The ruling & ordaining power of Congregational bishops, or presbyters, defended.

The ruling & ordaining power of Congregational bishops, or presbyters, defended.

Tertiary magmatism of the Rhodopian region

Tertiary magmatism of the Rhodopian region

Sodbusters

Sodbusters

Perspectives in philosophy

Perspectives in philosophy

Introduction to modern elementary mathematics

Introduction to modern elementary mathematics

Are you an echo?

Are you an echo?

The Adventure of the Speckled Band

The Adventure of the Speckled Band

Toe by toe

Toe by toe

A most worthy speech of the truly honourable and worthy member of the House of Commons Sir Edward Deering knight and baronet

A most worthy speech of the truly honourable and worthy member of the House of Commons Sir Edward Deering knight and baronet

Report to the Governor on unemployment insurance administration.

Report to the Governor on unemployment insurance administration.

Papers and proceedings

Papers and proceedings

Progress of education reform in Japan

Progress of education reform in Japan

importance and relevance of librarianship for developing countries

importance and relevance of librarianship for developing countries

Antarctic destinies by Stephanie L. Barczewski Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book covers the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition of Cited by: "Antarctic Destinies" is focused not so much on the expeditions themselves as on the memory of the men who led them.

The two protagonists in this work by Clemson University history professor Stephanie Barczewski are the Englishman Robert Falcon Scott and the Anglo-Irishman Ernest Shackleton, and to a much lesser extent Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen/5(7).

About Antarctic Destinies This book covers the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition of   This book covers the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition of /5.

The Hardcover of the Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism by Stephanie Barczewski at Barnes & Noble. Price: $ Antarctic destinies book destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the changing face of heroism.

This new book looks at the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova Antarctic destinies book of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition of /5(1).

Antarctic Destinies is focused not so much on the expeditions themselves as on the memory of the men who led them. The two protagonists in this work by Clemson University history professor Stephanie Barczewski are the Englishman Antarctic destinies book Falcon Scott and the Anglo-Irishman Ernest Shackleton, and to a much lesser extent Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen.

Does the white continent at the bottom of the world fascinate you. Whether you're looking for a guide to bring along on your Antarctica cruise or you're more of an armchair traveler, there are many Antarctica books out there for you. These books about Antarctica will give you fun facts, beautiful photos, insights on identifying wildlife, fascinating first-hand accounts and detailed information Author: Amanda Zeisset.

Buy Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism Reprint by Barczewski, Stephanie (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6).

62 books based on 14 votes: Scott's Last Expedition: The Journals by Robert Falcon Scott, The Worst Journey in the World by Apsley Cherry-Garrard, Edward. This book covers the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition of.

Antarctic Destinies by Stephanie Barczewski,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(17). Antarctic Destinies. Stephanie Barczewski sets out to chart and explain the changing reputations of Scott and Shackleton over the course of the twentieth century. Although she makes substantial forays into North American culture, her prime focus is Britain.

The book uses perceptions of these two men as a barometer of the British cultural climate. highly readable books. Stephenie Barczewski is an academic based at Clemson Unive rsity, South Carolina. She has written an interesting book (Antarctic Destinies) which examines how the stories of the Terra Nova and Endurance expeditions, and the reputations of.

This is widely regarded as being the best Antarctic book ever written, and by some - the best travel book ever written. Never out of print since first published in 'Cherry' was the 2nd youngest and one of the bravest on Captain Scott's famously fatal expedition of to be the first to reach the South Pole.

A classic account of a. Antarctic destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the changing face of heroism. [Stephanie Barczewski] -- "This new book looks at the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance expedition.

-James A. Cox, Midwest Book Review, May "Antarctic Destinies is a Barczewski raises interesting questions about what it means to be a hero and how heroes are made. [Barczewski's] book is an excellent and thought-provoking addition to the literature on these two compelling men and their incredible expeditions.".

“Antarctic Destinies” is a fascinating story of culture and cultural identity. Barczewski raises interesting questions about what it means to be a hero and how heroes are : David B. Williams. Read "Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Antarctic Heroism Stephanie Barczewski.

London: Hambledon Continuum, pp. £ (hardcover)., Britain and the World" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. Shackleton, Ernest Henry - The heart of the Antarctic: being the story of the British Antarctic Expedition, Shackleton, Ernest Henry - Shackleton, his Antarctic writings.

Shackleton, Ernest Henry - South: the Endurance expedition. Shackleton, Jonathan - Shackleton: an Irishman in Antarctica. Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.

Pages: Chapters: Comparison of the Amundsen and Scott Expeditions, Controversies surrounding Robert Falcon Scott, Discovery Expedition, Discovery Hut, Kathleen Scott, Scott's Hut, Scott of the Antarctic (film), Scott Statue, Terra Nova Expedition, The Worst.

Explores fascinating parallels and contrasts between the Big Three of Antarctic Exploration. Barczewski, Stephanie. Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the Changing Face of Heroism. New York, NY: Continuum Books, Continuum US, ISBN: Author:Barczewski, Stephanie.

Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism. Book Binding:Paperback. World of Books Ltd was founded inrecycling books sold to us through charities either directly or indirectly. Barczewski's book is a valuable addition to the already extensive Antarctic literature and her unusual analysis of our Antarctic heroes provides us with a mirror in which we can see our own failings reflected in our changing cultural ideals.

Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the. Tangled Destinies: Latin America and the United States. Antarctic Destinies. Destiny Books/Bear & Company. Danish yearbook of musicology; v, Positioned to Bless.

Writing your journal article in twelve weeks; a guide to academic publishing success. The reporter's handbook on nuclear materials, energy, and waste management.

Antarctica in Fiction draws on these sources, as well as film, travel narratives and explorers' own creative writing. It maps the far south as a space of the imagination and argues that only by engaging with this space, in addition to the physical continent, can we understand current attitudes towards by: British Scholar / List of Issues / Volume 1, Issue 1 / Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Antarctic Heroism Stephanie Barczewski.

London: Hambledon Continuum, pp. £ (hardcover).Author: Adrian Howkins. SCOTT-OF-THE-ANTARCTIC Download Scott-of-the-antarctic ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to SCOTT-OF-THE-ANTARCTIC book pdf for free now. The South Pole. Author: Roald Amundsen ISBN: Antarctic Destinies. Author: Stephanie Barczewski ISBN: Genre: History.

Though three Antarctic expeditions used meat-eating horses, recent books have continued to denigrate and erase this portion of equestrian history. One volume states, “No horse that set foot on Antarctic ground ever returned.” (Antarctic Destinies by Stephanie Barczewski, ).

Controversies surrounding Robert Falcon Scott. The British Antarctic explorer Robert Falcon Scott became the subject of controversy when, more than 60 years after his death on the return march from the South Pole inhis achievements and character came under sustained attack.

5 ANTARCTIC BOOKS 5 Auction Bonhams Catalogue The Polar Sale March Fine softback £10 6 Auction Christies Catalogue ZThe Polar Sale [ Sept Fine softback £12 Sections on Arctic, Antarctic, Shackleton and Heroic Age.

Fascinating. 7 Barczewski, Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the Changing Face. Barczewski, S. Antarctic destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the changing face of : Continuum Books. Google ScholarAuthor: Eleanor O’Higgins, Eleanor O’Higgins. “By ,” writes historian Stephanie Barczewski in her book Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism, “it was recognized that visual images were a necessary feature of the lecture tours that all explorers were forced to undertake to pay off their expeditions’ inevitable debts.” These images included.

Books (Published) Country Houses and the British Empire, (Manchester University Press, Studies in Imperialism Series, ) Britain since A Nation in the World (Routledge, ) Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton and the Changing Face of Heroism.

Continuum, Titanic: A Night Remembered. Palgrave Macmillan,   ‘They are not the ponies they ought to have been’: revisiting Cecil Meares’ purchase of Siberian ponies for Captain Scott's British Antarctic (Terra Nova) Expedition (–) - Volume 51 Issue 6 - Karen May, George LewisCited by: 3.

Antarctic Destinies: Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism. By Stephanie Barczewski. London, UK: Hambledon Continuum, I have been interested in Antarctic exploration for many years and have read a broad range of books.

When the first proofs of the book appeared, a few members of the Scott circle were sanguine about the reaction to it. Earlier this year Stephanie Barczewski's Antarctic Destinies.

Scott, Shackleton, and the Changing Face of Heroism. Author: Stephanie Barczewski; Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This book covers the two most famous expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Robert Falcon Scott's Terra Nova expedition of and Ernest Shackleton's Endurance.

Antarctic Days with Mawson - a personal account of the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition of Fletcher, Harold. D/Ja. $ Antarctic Destinies - Scott, Shackleton & the changing face of heroism.

Barczewski, Stephanie. D/Ja. $ Antarctic Eye - The Visual. Antarctic Destinies. Antarctic Destinies. Endless sea; alone around Antarctica--as far South as a boat can sail. Antarctic partners; 50 years of New Zealand and United States cooperation in Antarctica.

Sir Ernest Shackleton’s name is one forever associated with the Antarctic Heroic Era (–), the latter year being that of his death. Shackleton was an intrepid explorer, voyaging to Antarctica four times and is often compared to contemporary explorers Roald Amundsen, Douglas Mawson and Robert Falcon Scott.

Shackleton’s achievements are a result of a combination of natural.Robert Falcon Scott CVO (6 June – c. 29 March ) was a Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery expedition of – and the ill-fated Terra Nova expedition of – On the first expedition, he set a new southern record by marching to latitude 82°S and discovered the Antarctic Plateau, on which the South Pole is : Royal Victorian Order (), Patrons' .Jones further notes the "rediscovery" of Ernest Shackleton during the s and that "Scott has been sacrificed on the altar of Shackleton worship", themes which are the main substance of Stephanie Barczewski's book Antarctic Destinies.

Barczewski also advances the view that late 20th century cultural shifts would inevitably have caused.