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The Resource Aconcagua : the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak, Joy Logan, (electronic resource)

Aconcagua : the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak, Joy Logan, (electronic resource)

Label
Aconcagua : the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak
Title
Aconcagua
Title remainder
the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak
Statement of responsibility
Joy Logan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Logan, Joy
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mountaineering
  • Aconcagua, Mount (Argentina)
  • Aconcagua, Mount (Argentina)
Label
Aconcagua : the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak, Joy Logan, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Recuperating bodies, recovering texts -- "They all want to be Indiana Jones": travel literature and modernity -- No longer the lettered city: San Martín and the touristic imagination -- Indigenous identities: the mummy, the mountaineer, and re-ethnification -- Fashioning adventure: creating mountaineering in the 1980s -- Local heroics: militarisms and democratizations -- Matters of life and death: mountain guides, nation, and memorialization -- The dream weaver: performing gender, adventure, and mountaineering -- Plaza de Mulas: memory, musealization, and the global -- Conclusion: Final debriefs
Control code
ssj0000654170
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 251 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780816529506
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025184
Other physical details
ill., map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000654170
Label
Aconcagua : the invention of mountaineering on America's highest peak, Joy Logan, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: Recuperating bodies, recovering texts -- "They all want to be Indiana Jones": travel literature and modernity -- No longer the lettered city: San Martín and the touristic imagination -- Indigenous identities: the mummy, the mountaineer, and re-ethnification -- Fashioning adventure: creating mountaineering in the 1980s -- Local heroics: militarisms and democratizations -- Matters of life and death: mountain guides, nation, and memorialization -- The dream weaver: performing gender, adventure, and mountaineering -- Plaza de Mulas: memory, musealization, and the global -- Conclusion: Final debriefs
Control code
ssj0000654170
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 251 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780816529506
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011025184
Other physical details
ill., map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000654170

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