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The Resource Among stone giants : the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island, Jo Anne Van Tilburg ; foreword by Andrew Tatham

Among stone giants : the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island, Jo Anne Van Tilburg ; foreword by Andrew Tatham

Label
Among stone giants : the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island
Title
Among stone giants
Title remainder
the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island
Statement of responsibility
Jo Anne Van Tilburg ; foreword by Andrew Tatham
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the first woman archaeologist to work in Polynesia documents Routledge's experiences on Easter Island, beginning with the launch of the 1913 Mana Expedition and continuing with her emersion into local customs and beliefs and battle with schizophrenia
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Tilburg, JoAnne
Dewey number
  • 930.1/082/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Routledge, Scoresby
  • Routledge, Scoresby
  • Routledge, Katherine
  • Women archaeologists
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Sculpture, Prehistoric
  • Antiquities
  • Antiquities, Prehistoric
  • Sculpture, Prehistoric
  • Women archaeologists
  • Expedition
  • Geschichte 1910-1925
  • Easter Island
  • Easter Island
  • Osterinsel
Label
Among stone giants : the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island, Jo Anne Van Tilburg ; foreword by Andrew Tatham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Lisa Drew book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Waiting for change : Woodside, 1872
  • Escape : Oxford and South Africa
  • Scoresby : "a true British barbarian," 1904
  • British East Africa : love, sex, and empire, 1906
  • [pt. 2].
  • Easter Island
  • Mana, 1910
  • The Mana Expedition : sailors, scientists, and spies
  • Atlantic to the Pacific : an "archaeological fiasco"
  • Toward Easter Island : ecology and history at sea
  • Foreword
  • "Easter Island at last!"
  • First impressions and plans
  • Orongo : the eleventh hour
  • Troubled waters
  • "Katarina" and the Prophetess Angata
  • Camp Hotu Iti : living faces
  • A Spy story
  • Legacy
  • [pt. 3].
  • After Eastern Island : adrift
  • A note on spelling and pronunciation
  • Voyage home
  • The story of an expedition, 1916-20
  • Links, sidetracks, and dead ends, 1921-25
  • Spooks and voices
  • Cyprus, 1961
  • Epilogue
  • Afterword
  • Notes
  • Selected bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue
  • Index
  • pt. 1].
  • Before Easter Island : setting sail
  • Ancestor worship : Southend, 1866
  • "a
  • terrible blank," 1872
Control code
1475393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 351 pages
Isbn
9780743244817
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2002042751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743244817
  • (OCoLC)51059124
Label
Among stone giants : the life of Katherine Routledge and her remarkable expedition to Easter Island, Jo Anne Van Tilburg ; foreword by Andrew Tatham
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Lisa Drew book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Waiting for change : Woodside, 1872
  • Escape : Oxford and South Africa
  • Scoresby : "a true British barbarian," 1904
  • British East Africa : love, sex, and empire, 1906
  • [pt. 2].
  • Easter Island
  • Mana, 1910
  • The Mana Expedition : sailors, scientists, and spies
  • Atlantic to the Pacific : an "archaeological fiasco"
  • Toward Easter Island : ecology and history at sea
  • Foreword
  • "Easter Island at last!"
  • First impressions and plans
  • Orongo : the eleventh hour
  • Troubled waters
  • "Katarina" and the Prophetess Angata
  • Camp Hotu Iti : living faces
  • A Spy story
  • Legacy
  • [pt. 3].
  • After Eastern Island : adrift
  • A note on spelling and pronunciation
  • Voyage home
  • The story of an expedition, 1916-20
  • Links, sidetracks, and dead ends, 1921-25
  • Spooks and voices
  • Cyprus, 1961
  • Epilogue
  • Afterword
  • Notes
  • Selected bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Prologue
  • Index
  • pt. 1].
  • Before Easter Island : setting sail
  • Ancestor worship : Southend, 1866
  • "a
  • terrible blank," 1872
Control code
1475393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 351 pages
Isbn
9780743244817
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2002042751
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743244817
  • (OCoLC)51059124

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