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Ultima Thule: Explorers and Natives in the Polar North

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An illustrated history of 170 years of Arctic exploration and its effects on indigenous peoples.

Ultima Thule is the terrible and yet fantastic story of European and American exploration in the polar north. Based on excerpts from the explorers' logs counterbalanced by Inuit testimony, it brings to life both sides of the clash that arose when white men arrived in the Far N
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Published December 1st 2003 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published January 1st 1990)
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mlle-cassis
Jan 26, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
C'est long, c'est dru, c'est lourd (400p A4 en papier glacé, t'imagines?), mais qu'est-ce que ça vaut la peine. Un très beau cadeau de Noël que j'aurai mis plus de 10 ans à ouvrir. Il ne me reste plus qu'à lire "Les derniers rois de Thulé". Pour commencer.

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