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Kabloona

Gontran de Poncins

Kabloona

by Gontran de Poncins

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Published by Time-Life Books in Alexandria, VA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eskimos -- Canada.,
  • King William Island (Nunavut),
  • Arctic regions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gontran de Poncins ; in collaboration with Lewis Galantière ; illustrated by the author.
    SeriesTime Reading program
    ContributionsGalantière, Lewis, 1895-1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16599340M

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      Editorial Reviews. In this volume De Poncins relates his 15 months spent among the Inuit people of the Arctic. He is initially appalled at their uncivilized lifestyle but eventually morphs from a "Kabloona" (a white man) to an : De Poncins. Gontran De Poncins (Reading Program Special Edition) by Kabloona and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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KABLOONA means "white man" in a native language of the Far North. It is not a flattering Kabloona book. The life of a remote people is intersected by a man so fascinated with life on the edge that he travels, into the farthest north of Canada to live with natives who have not been corrupted or influenced by white culture.5/5(2).

Gontran de Poncins was a restless French aristocrat who gave up careers as an artist and a businessman to become a freelance journalist. After traveling the world, he returned to wartime France in and died in He is the author of Kabloona, The Ghost Voyage Out of Eskimo Land, and From a Chinese City: In the Heart of Peacetime Vietnam.

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In the summer ofthe Frenchman Gontran de Poncins. About this Item: Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. KABLOONA. Garden City Publishing, N.Y. first edition, pages plus 32 pages of incrdible B & W photographs of Eskimo people and their life, map endpapers, line drawings by the author.

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During the summers of through Victoria Jason /5. Kabloona In Yellow Kayak by Victoria Jason and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This book was originally published in A book that examines the Stone Age mind through an examination of the culture of the Eskimos.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. Illustrated with black and white. See also Kabloona: Book-of-the-month-Club News" () Reviewer: intention - favorite favorite favorite favorite favorite - December 7, Subject: Our land is melting.

This is one of the most enthralling travel books I have read. Kabloona shows the process of a "superior" Westerner slowly becoming aware of the depth of Eskimo experience and. Download or stream audiobooks for free at The Last Of The Mohicans. by James Fenimore Cooper It was one of the most popular English-language novels of its time, and helped establish Cooper as one of the first world-famous American story takes place in during the French and Ind.

A fascinating book, with something of the quality of Wind. Sand and Stars. Where that book develops a personal philosophy, Kabloona interprets a racial philosophy, that of the Eskimo. There is nothing of the metaphysician in Gontran de Poncins, or Maike as he was known to his Eskimo friends.

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This book is the result, distilled from his diaries by Lewis Galantiere. Poncins took the perspective of the Eskimos, and as a result he, Kabloona (the White Man), took seriously what they did.

The book is thus a unique combination of Seldom have I /5(30). Print book: English: 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats: Rating: based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Eskimos -- Arctic Archipelago (Nunavut and N.W.T.) -- Social life and customs. Arctic Archipelago (Nunavut and N.W.T.) -- Description and travel. Eskimos -- Social life and customs.

View all subjects. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Poncins, Gontran de, Kabloona. Garden City, N.Y., Garden City Pub.

Co., (OCoLC) Document Type. Kabloona. Gontran de Poncins, Lewis Galantière. Graywolf Press, Sep 1, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 3 Reviews. This book is extraordinary because it was written at a time when some Inuit were still relatively untouched by western civilization.

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In anda French nobleman spent fifteen months living among the Inuit people of the Arctic. He was at first appalled by their way of life: eating 4/5. Kabloona in the Yellow Kayak () recounts the journey of the book’s author, Victoria Jason, and her two companions, Fred Reffler and Don Starkell,as they kayaked from Churchill, Manitoba to Tuktoyaktuk, Northwest Territories, on the Beaufort Sea.

During her four-year, 7, km journey, Jason became known to the Inuit as the “Kabloona in. New York, NY: Reynal & Co, 1st not stated. Discarded Library Book. Page between frontispiece and title page broken at spine. Covers worn. DJ synopsis pasted inside front cover.

Content excellent. Hardbound. 8vo. Pgs. Good. Gontran de Poncins. Kabloona by Gontran de Poncins. Published by Reynal & Co, New York, NY, 1st Edition.

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Meaning of kabloona. What does kabloona mean? Kabloona. Kabloona is a book by French adventurer Gontran de Poncins, written in collaboration with Lewis Galantiere.

It was first published in the USA in as a selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club, in England inand in.Kabloonas. 74 likes. Kabloonas es un rincón donde comparto curiosidades y anécdotas relacionadas con expediciones ers: