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The Resource Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present, Jan Bender Shetler

Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present, Jan Bender Shetler

Label
Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present
Title
Imagining Serengeti
Title remainder
a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present
Statement of responsibility
Jan Bender Shetler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many students come to African history with a host of stereotypes that are not always easy to dislodge. One of the most common is that of Africa as safari grounds-as the land of expansive, unpopulated game reserves untouched by civilization and preserved in their original pristine state by the tireless efforts of contemporary conservationists. With prose that is elegant in its simplicity and analysis that is forceful and compelling, Jan Bender Shetler brings the landscape memory of the Serengeti to life. She demonstrates how the social identities of western Serengeti peoples are embedded in sp
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shetler, Jan Bender
Dewey number
967.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GF91.T36
LC item number
S54 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New African histories series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landscape assessment
  • Landscape changes
  • Landscapes
  • Geographical perception
  • Oral tradition
  • HISTORY
  • Geographical perception
  • Landscape assessment
  • Landscape changes
  • Landscapes
  • Oral tradition
  • Tanzania
  • Ortsgedächtnis
  • Tansania
  • Serengeti
  • Landschaftspflege
  • Tanzania
  • Serengeti
Label
Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present, Jan Bender Shetler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-360) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Past ways of seeing and using the landscape -- pt. 2. Landscape memory and historical challenges
Control code
648346527
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821442432
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648346527
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Imagining Serengeti : a history of landscape memory in Tanzania from earliest times to the present, Jan Bender Shetler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-360) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Past ways of seeing and using the landscape -- pt. 2. Landscape memory and historical challenges
Control code
648346527
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 378 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821442432
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)648346527
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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