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The Resource The museum of whales you will never see : and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums, A. Kendra Greene

The museum of whales you will never see : and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums, A. Kendra Greene

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The museum of whales you will never see : and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums
Title
The museum of whales you will never see
Title remainder
and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums
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A. Kendra Greene
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museum of whales you will never see
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and other excursions to Icelands most unusual museums
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Language
eng
Summary
"The author offers a portrait of Iceland through this series of essays about its most unusual museums. She shows the reader how a seemingly random assortment of objects can map a people's past and future, their fears and obsessions, their dreams and visions."--
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10889811
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Greene, A. Kendra
Dewey number
069.094912
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
AM62.5
LC item number
.G74 2020
Literary form
non fiction
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and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums
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The museum of whales you will never see : and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums, A. Kendra Greene
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Contents
Cabinet A: the museum of something mumbled -- Gallery 1: anatomy of a museum, Icelandic phallological museum -- Cabinet B: the museum of the story I heard -- Gallery 2: the stone collector, Petra's stone collection -- Cabinet C: the museum of what is real -- Gallery 3: vagrants and uncommon visitors, Sigurgeir's bird museum -- Cabinet D: the museum of Icelandic -- Gallery 4: made of driftwood full of wormholes, Skogar museum -- Cabinet E: the museum of whales you will never see -- Gallery 5: the end of the world, herring era museum -- Cabinet F: the museum of darkness -- Gallery 6: on necropants, the museum of Icelandic sorcery and witchcraft -- Cabinet G: the museum of obligation -- Gallery 7: nudged into the sea, Icelandic sea monster museum -- Cabinet H: the museum of seagull tricks
Control code
on1156424405
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages
Isbn
9780143135463
Lccn
2019048016
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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  • n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)1156424405
Label
The museum of whales you will never see : and other excursions to Iceland's most unusual museums, A. Kendra Greene
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cabinet A: the museum of something mumbled -- Gallery 1: anatomy of a museum, Icelandic phallological museum -- Cabinet B: the museum of the story I heard -- Gallery 2: the stone collector, Petra's stone collection -- Cabinet C: the museum of what is real -- Gallery 3: vagrants and uncommon visitors, Sigurgeir's bird museum -- Cabinet D: the museum of Icelandic -- Gallery 4: made of driftwood full of wormholes, Skogar museum -- Cabinet E: the museum of whales you will never see -- Gallery 5: the end of the world, herring era museum -- Cabinet F: the museum of darkness -- Gallery 6: on necropants, the museum of Icelandic sorcery and witchcraft -- Cabinet G: the museum of obligation -- Gallery 7: nudged into the sea, Icelandic sea monster museum -- Cabinet H: the museum of seagull tricks
Control code
on1156424405
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages
Isbn
9780143135463
Lccn
2019048016
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1156424405

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