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Hummocks

Jean Malaurie

Hummocks

by Jean Malaurie

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal, QC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJean Malaurie ; translated by Peter Feldstein.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGN
The Physical Object
Pagination386 p., [11] p. of plates :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22754810M
ISBN 109780773532007

  The hummocks and hollows develop from the peat and remain stable over long periods of time, even while climate and other environmental conditions change. The processes leading to the formation of these hummocks are not clearly understood. However, many types of simulation have generated satisfactory results of their formation.   A small hill; a hillock; a knoll. A ridge or hill of ice in an ice field. (Scotland) A fistful.

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Hummocks, or small mounds of earth, are one of the most common of terrain features in the Arctic. Characteristically, a field of hummocks will have two types of vegetation, one on the tops of the mounds and another in the cracks between them. In this way, a hummock field can resemble patterned wallpaper. Ultimate Paradise Picnic – The Hummocks. Highlights: Views of the Wakatipu Basin and head of Lake Wakatipu; Location is exclusive to Heliworks; Enjoy a gourmet picnic with wine or bubbles amongst stunning views; Let Heliworks fly you to this stunning location in the Wakatipu Basin, where you get to relax, unwind and have time to take it all in.


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See more. Hummocks: Relief de mémoire (Terre humaine) (French Edition) [Jean Malaurie] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Rare bookAuthor: Jean Malaurie. hummock definition: 1.

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Jean Malaurie's "Hummocks" is a remarkably rich and complex work This book is a probing analysis of the material and social realities of Inuit life in the Canadian Eastern Arctic in the midth.

Hummock definition: A hummock is a small raised area of ground, like a very small hill. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. ‘Rounding off the pavilion's layers is a roof garden with grassy hummocks and a calm, reflecting pool.’ ‘Coming back we crossed a vast expanse of low, sandy hummocks covered with sand verbena.’ ‘It is situated on the ground, on grass clumps or hummocks in the open tundra.’.

Hummocks are small intact pieces from the mountain. They are small hills. After St. Helen's many of the Hummocks slided with th landslide. Still I was able to take a picture and it was beautiful. We hiked and found it. Worthwhile to see!/5(24). More than simple knolls, the jutting ice that emerges over time is a metaphor for the process of memory and recollection for Malaurie and in the collective memory of the Inuit.

Hummocks is the first English translation of the renowned anthropologist's memoir of his expeditions to the Canadian. The Hummocks or Hummock Range is a range of hills in the northern Mount Lofty Ranges extending north from the eastern edge of Yorke Peninsula in South is traversed by the Copper Coast Highway immediately west of where it passes around the northern end of Gulf St Augusta Highway passes to the east of the Hummocks.

The Hummock Range includes the settlements of Country: Australia. "Hummocks" challenges and informs simultaneously on multiple levels. Malaurie's lively first-person, present-tense style captured my attention on the first page.

I rarely encounter a scholarly book that I am compelled to read straight through cover to cover. This was one of them. Robert Jarvenpa, Anthropos.

Book Description: "At the margins of the floes, where their ragged edges have come into grinding contact, the ice is piled up into ridges. These are the hummocks," writes Jean Malaurie. Marsh hummocks provide a high diversity of habitats and plant communities, including isolated wetlands, forests, shrub thickets and grasslands.

For other bird species, hummocks are used for resting, especially during high tides, serve as roosting sites, provide desirable nesting areas, and adjacent tidal wetlands and enclosed isolated wetlands offer many food resources.

Brand New: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. See the seller’s listing for full details. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab Read moreabout the conditionSeller Rating: % positive.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: La page de titre porte en plus: "avec illustrations dans le texte, 21 cartes" Tirages: Smooth Hummocks is a fascinating island ecosystem with many things to teach us.

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This hike costs $50. Get directions, maps, and traffic for The Hummocks, RI. Check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit. The former South Hummocks railway station on the Port Wakefield–Moonta railway line was just over the southern boundary in the locality of Port Arthur.

The school opened in and closed in The post office opened inclosed tothen finally closed again in   There are several versions of how Humarock got its name, including how a group of Tories slept along the beach one night in Colonial times and were awoken to the sound of the “humming rocks” as the surf rolled ashore.

On another note, an attempt was made by Humarock to secede from the Town of Scituate in the early s. A grand hotel, Hotel Humarock, stood by the beach in the late 19th.Hummocks loop and Johnston ridge via boundary trail miles with ft elevation gain in 6hrs total time and 5hrs 27mins moving time.

Hummocks trail loop is a great place to bring kids with low mileage, interpretive kiosks and a phone learning app activity. Plenty of benches on the hummocks trail to .