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The idea of the antipodes : place, people, and voices / Matthew Boyd Goldie.

Author/Creator:
Goldie, Matthew Boyd.
Publication:
New York : Routledge, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 228 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 26.
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures ; 26
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Subjects:
Geography in literature.
Place (Philosophy) in literature.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Contents:
Introduction: beside the antipodes
Spots in time: antipodean place, habitation, and communication in the ancient world
Earthly motions: the antipodes in medieval geography and cartography
Returning monsters: gender, sex, and child-getting in early modern Britain
Britain in the antipodes, Huahine in Britain: eighteenth- and nineteenth-century encounter correspondence
Island laughter: twentieth-century antipodean literature
Afterword: global antipodes in a virtual world.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780415999069 (hbk.)
0415999065 (hbk.)
9780203860397 (ebk.)
020386039X (ebk.)
OCLC:
277196174