WorldCat Identities

Martin, Stephen 1951-

Overview
Works: 7 works in 31 publications in 2 languages and 1,085 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Sources  Catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G870, 598.47
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Martin
A history of Antarctica by Stephen Martin( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin, writer and historian, provides an illustrated history of Antarctica from its prehistory and geography to its early modern and contemporary presence in literature, politics, and science, and elucidates the varied experiences of humanity with the continent. Antarctica experience takes on a deeply personal, spiritual tone: icecaps become metaphors, birds such as snow petrels become symbols of hope and contact, the trip becomes a metaphysical journey and profound experiences emerge in the stories and narratives. Both broad and detailed, the work provides a useful lens through which to view the development of contemporary science, politics and environmental action in the context of this important region
Penguin by Stephen Martin( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author details the biological facts and natural history of the penguin in many habitats including evolution, diet, behaviour and predators. He also explores the penguin's cultural history, it's relations with, and treatments by, human societies
A new land : European perceptions of Australia, 1788-1850 by Stephen Martin( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lines on the ice : Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14 by State Library of New South Wales( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antarctic journeys : an exhibition at the State Library of New South Wales, 2 sept-24 nov 1996 by State Library of New South Wales( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing/righting the wrongs of history( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preserve Antarctica's Australian history( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.51 (from 0.35 for Penguin / ... to 0.79 for Writing/ri ...)

Languages
English (29)

German (2)

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