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Greenland--past and present.

Greenland--past and present.

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Published by Edvard Henriksen in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greenland
    • Subjects:
    • Greenland -- Addresses, essays, lectures

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEd.: Knud Hertling [and others]
      ContributionsHertling, Knud, 1925- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG743 .G718
      The Physical Object
      Pagination370 p.
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4859911M
      LC Control Number75850882

      (1) I explore in this essay two separate and interlinked themes--first, how the past endures, and is endured, in the present, and interlinked, the question of why the past has such a hold. Second, the essay aims to open up the frequently troublesome difficulties human beings can have in inhabiting the present and imagining a different g: Greenland--past.


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Greenland: Past and Present [Hertling, Knud, Erik Hesselbjerg, Svend Klitgaard, Ebbe Munck and Olaf Petersen] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Greenland: Past and PresentAuthor: Ebbe Munck and Olaf Petersen Hertling, Knud, Erik Hesselbjerg, Svend Klitgaard.

greenland past and present. Hertling, Knud and Erik Hesselbjerg, Svend Klitgaard, Ebbe Munck and Olaf Petersen Published by Edvard Henriksen (). Greenland--past and present. [Knud Hertling;] -- Published by the Lion's Club of Denmark in English to inform people about Greenland, its history, geography, economic conditions, etc.

Articles contributed by experts in their respective fields. title: greenland past and present Author: Hertling, Knud and Erik Hesselbjerg, Svend Klitgaard, Ebbe Munck and Olaf Petersen Price: GBP £ (about USD$).

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Gay Greenland--Past and Present Richard Ammon Intro: Greenland is a model of how the whole world could be if we removed politics and religion from human rights; peaceful and tolerant with no guns, no gay marriage bans, no ranting anti-gay clergy or politicians and no radical fairies.

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Greenland’s major physical feature is its massive ice sheet, which is second only to Antarctica’s in size. The Greenland Ice Sheet has an average thickness of 5, feet (1, metres), reaches a maximum thickness of ab feet (3, metres), and covers more thansquare miles (1, square km)—over four-fifths of Greenland’s total land area.

Using the photos, recorded by the then Danish National Cadastre and Survey (now the Danish Geodata Agency, GST), the researchers have pieced together a digital reconstruction of the past and present elevations of the Greenland ice sheet.

And knowing how much ice it has lost means knowing how much meltwater it has added to the oceans. Past and Present Classified table of contents Nos 1 to 93 ( - ) by PAST & PRESENT and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Greenland, past and present / editor: Knud Hertling [and others] The Flora of Greenland.

By Tyge Bocher, Kjeld Holmen and Knud Jakobsen. English translation by T. Elk Danmark-atlas / Johannes Humlum og Knud Nygard; The people of the Polar north; a record, by Knud Rasmussen, comp. from the Danish originals and ed.

by G. Difference Between Past and Present Lifestyles in terms of Food Habits Changes in Food Habits: Past: Before Stone Age, people used to eat fruits, leaves and anything they found from thethis habit changed into hunting animals, preserving food items and planting and growing vegetables, which eventually led into farming different crops like maize, corn, and g: Greenland--past.

TOOLS FROM THE PAST UNTIL THE PRESENT DAY. The hardy Inuit cultures have survived in Greenland by inventing and developing essential tools and implements that have been adapted and refined over generations, and which are in fact still in use today. This applies to, for example, the qajaq – the Greenlandic sea kayak – which is perhaps the.

We present results from an ice core from Central Greenland (Eurocore) covering the last years. We observe variations of about 70 ppbv around the mean pre‐industrial level, which is confirmed at about ppbv on a global average. Lynge I. Mental disorders in Greenland.

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Book, Author: Andersen, Max, Description: Kobenhavn, C. Reitzel, 18 p. 28 cm. ISBN: Series Greenland, past and present / editor: Knud Hertling [and others] Greenland: the largest island in the world: the arctic region of the Danish realm / [text: Poul Bo Chr. The DNA is proof that sometime betweenandyears ago, much of Greenland was especially green and covered in a boreal forest that was home to alder, spruce and pine trees, as well.

Greenland ice cores reveal warm climate of the past Date: Janu Source: University of Copenhagen Summary: Betweenandyears ago, Earth's climate was warmer than today. Ina series of interviews was carried out with Greenlandic hunters (26 to 86 years old) on caribou hunting and utilization in central West Greenland.

As recently as AD, almost all parts of the caribou were utilized intensively. In the following decades, numerous uses disappeared, and a few new ones were added. A few Greenlanders reported that they had experienced the utilization of. But modern performance art is also present in Greenland in the form of pop music groups, modern dance, etc.

Bibliography Caulfield, Richard A. Greenlanders, Whales, and Whaling: Sustainability and Self-Determination in the Arctic, Caribou hunting and utilization in West Greenland: Past and present variants Article in Anthropozoologica 48(1) June with 20 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

First organized as a unified state in the 10th century, Denmark acquired approximately its present boundaries inhaving ceded Norway to Sweden and its north German territory to Prussia.

Denmark became a constitutional monarchy in He was a German doctor and explorer, who in published the book Observations Made in Greenland and Other Northern Countries, a diary of his whaling expedition in the Norwegian Sea and Greenland.

Not much is known about his personal life, except that he lived enough to see his book translated into Italian, Dutch and English. He died in. Today we know, that the group, now referred to as the Dorset Culture, were the ones who came here, to a land void of humans, years ago. It seems they may already have been here during an earlier wave of immigration right before the country was depopulated, but in spite of the amount of time they spent in Greenland, the Dorset Culture is shrouded in mystery.

The spatial distribution of the fossil sites is uneven across North America although the Boreal, Conifer/Harwood, and Deciduous biomes are particularly well represented (Fig. 1B).The temporal resolution varies from record to record but in total includes ~ pollen samples and ~ 14 C dates for the period in question.

These data are sufficient to evaluate persistent century to multi. Author(s): Lynge,Inge Title(s): Mental disorders in Greenland: past and present/ Inge Lynge.

Country of Publication: Denmark Publisher: Copenhagen: Kommissionen for Videnskabelige Undersøgelser i. About this Item: Peter Lang AG, Switzerland, Hardback.

Condition: New. New edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. The book addresses the relationship between the literary representations of North Greenland and the Inughuit people in Knud Rasmussen's expedition accounts The New People and My Travel Diary and the historical process of Danish colonization of North Greenland.

A New York-based reporter follows scientists to Greenland to try to get a fix on what the future of the world's second-largest ice sheet could mean for sea level rise and the fate of her home town.

The Greenland Ice Sheet (FigureFigure ) is the second largest ice body in the world, covering 1, km 2 (, square miles).The ice sheet is about km ( miles) long and km ( miles) wide, covering about 80% of Greenland. The mean altitude of the ice is m ( ft), reaching more than m (10, ft) in places.

Book Description: At the meeting of the First International Symposium on Arctic Geology held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, a number of original papers on this topic were presented, and essentially all of them are printed in the pages of The Geology of the Arctic volumes I and II.

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oli eskimoita edeltänyt varhaiseskimojen kulttuuri, joka oli melko hyvin sopeutunut arktisiin oloihin. "Dorsetilaiset" elivät muun muassa hylkeen-ja mursunpyynnillä sekä karibun metsästyksellä. Kulttuuri syntyi Pohjois-Kanadan rannikoilla tai Arktisilla saarilla, ja levisi muun muassa Grönlantiin.

Greenland Past and Present It continues to amaze me that it’s only years ago that Europeans first made contact with the Inuit of East Greenland, who at that time numbered just over They found a hunting people who had acquired finely-tuned skills to live at the edge of the habitable world, and a special relationship with nature and.

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Changes and differences in health and food practices of older people in Denmark and Greenland past and present. Past and present food policies, habits and preferences of elderly in Denmark. THE BACKSIDE many times the pictures will present stamps, dates and other publication details - these marks attest and increase the value of the pictures.

PIECE OF HISTORY this photographs was stored for decades and used in a newspaper press archive. It is a piece of history. COLLECTIBLES / MEMORABILIA. Vintage photographs are a great Rating: % positive.

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This assortment of hardcover books, in their original dust jackets, includes Puerto Rico by John W. Thompson, National Geographic’s Alaska, Helsinki, Happy Norway To You by Per Thomsen and Reidar Johan Berle, Greenland: Past and Present. One of the main goals of this study is to gain knowledge about the role of groundwater in the continental‐scale hydrologic budget of SE Greenland, past and present.

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