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Martin, Stephen 1951-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 44 publications in 2 languages and 2,350 library holdings
Genres: History  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Sources  Catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QL737.C424, 599.525
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Martin
The whales' journey by Stephen Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A year in the life of a humpback whale, and a century in the history of whaling."
A history of Antarctica by Stephen Martin( Book )

11 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 )

12 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and German and held by 276 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 )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 131 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 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shifting ground : photographs by Frank Hurley 1911-18 by Frank Hurley( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 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 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impact : a changing land : a free exhibition : 10 November 2007 to 24 February 2008 by State Library of New South Wales( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Throughout the history of European settlement in Australia, there have been people who cared for, and worked to protect, the land. Their actions form a long, encouraging thread through the story of our relationship with the environment. This exhibition shows some of the history that has led to the current state of the environment in New South Wales, and in other parts of Australia. Human impact is demonstrated here in four places: City, Coast, River and Island."--State Library of NSW website as at 3/12/07
Writing/righting the wrongs of history( Book )

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

Run the ball! : Australian rugby by State Library of New South Wales( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The whales' journey by Stephen Martin( Recording )

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

From slaughter to sanctuary The Whales Journey describes the experiences of the humpback whales as they travel between the cold Antarctic and the warm tropical seas off northern Australia. It is also the story of human impact on humpback whale populations, which were decimated almost to extinction during the first sixty years of the twentieth century
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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The whales' journey
Languages
English (42)

German (2)

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Penguin