Free Read [Christian Book] ✓ Eskimo Year - by George Miksch Sutton ð

By George Miksch Sutton | Comments: ( 230 ) | Date: ( Jan 28, 2020 )

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  • Title: Eskimo Year
  • Author: George Miksch Sutton
  • ISBN: 9780806119335
  • Page: 250
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

George Miksch Sutton

George Miksch Sutton 1898 1982 was an American ornithologist and bird artist He published numerous technical papers in ornithology as well as popular works illustrated with his own art His early artistic work was inspired and tutored by Louis Agassiz Fuertes In 1931, he was the first ornithologist to find the eggs of the Harris s Sparrow, one of the last North American birds to have its nest and eggs described He did extensive field work in the Arctic including Iceland , Oklahoma, Labrador, and Mexico He received his doctorate from Cornell University and held academic posts at the University of Michigan and the University of Oklahoma, Norman.



Comments Eskimo Year

  • Carl Waluconis

    In this book published in 1934, George Sutton describes his year (1931) spent living with the Aivilikmiut indigenous peoples (Eskimos) of Southhampton Island on Hudson Bay. In a disclaimer, he writes that it is not an ethnological treatise nor a dissertation. However, it is an honest description of hunting, living, celebrating, and suffering. He survives some harrowing experiences. At times the writing is very poetic, as in his description of the outer edge of the winter ice sheet on the shore l [...]


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