Encyclopedia of the Arctic, 3 Volumes. / Edition 3

Encyclopedia of the Arctic, 3 Volumes. / Edition 3

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by Mark Nuttall
     
 

With detailed essays on the Arctic's environment, wildlife, climate, history, exploration, resources, economics, politics, indigenous cultures and languages, conservation initiatives and more, this Encyclopedia is the only major work and comprehensive reference on this vast, complex, changing, and increasingly important part of the globe. Including 305 maps.

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Overview

With detailed essays on the Arctic's environment, wildlife, climate, history, exploration, resources, economics, politics, indigenous cultures and languages, conservation initiatives and more, this Encyclopedia is the only major work and comprehensive reference on this vast, complex, changing, and increasingly important part of the globe. Including 305 maps.

This Encyclopedia is not only an up-to-date interdisciplinary work of reference for all those involved in teaching or researching Arctic issues, but a fascinating and comprehensive resource for residents of the Arctic, and all those concerned with global environmental issues, sustainability, science, and human interactions with the environment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579584368
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/01/2004
Edition description:
3 Volume Set
Pages:
2380
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 11.80(h) x 5.90(d)

Table of Contents

Entries A-Zix
Thematic List of Entriesxxiii
Forewordxxxvii
Prefacexxxix
Map of Arctic Populationsxliii
Map of Arctic Indigenous Peoplesxliv
Entries A-Z1
List of Contributors2227
Index2247

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