After spending 1950-51 with an isolated group of Eskimos in northern Greenland, sharing their life on the very edge of survival
After spending 1950-51 with an isolated group of Eskimos in northern Greenland, sharing their life on the very edge of survival .
Jean Malaurie, Adrienne Foulke (Translator). In 1950, Malaurie, a French her, spent a year living with the most northern people on Earth - the Inughuit - while he mapped the northern reaches of Greenland and recorded their disappearing lifestyle. From hunting techniques and remarkable ice sea crossings to Canada, to consensual partner swapping to stay sane through the interminably long, dark winters, it is the irrepressible personalities of the Eskimos that really shine in this memorable book.
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The last kings of Thule: with the Polar Eskimos, as they face their destiny, English translation of Les derniers rois de Thulé, translated from the French by Adrienne Foulke (London: Jonathan Cape, 1982. 489p; New York: Chicago University Press, 1982.
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After spending 1950-51 with an isolated group of Eskimos in northern Greenland, sharing their life on the very edge of survival, Jean Malaurie returned with his companions to Thule village to find a . airbase under construction: 'Men who lived by the harpoon found themselves in the atomic ag. When Malaurie traveled back to the Arctic in 1972, the airbase had irreversably transformed the Eskimo (Inuit) culture.
Recent phonetic changes in the Polar Eskimo dialect, Études/Inuit/Studies 15:1, 51–73. The Last Kings of Thule: With the Polar Eskimos, as They Face Their Destiny.
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Excellent Book, Excellent Service. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 9 years ago. THE LAST KINGS OF THULE A Year Among the Eskimos of Greenland This book was purchased for a young man whose heritage comes from these peoples. It was purchased from Powells of Chicago, was in excellent condition, arrived in a timely fashion, and was all that was expected.