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artic imperative

Richard Rohner

artic imperative

an overview of the energy crisis

by Richard Rohner

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Published by McClelland & Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pétrole -- Transport -- Arctique.

  • Edition Notes

    5

    StatementRichard Rohner.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. ;
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22189985M

    Chapter 3, ‘‘An Arctic Imperative?’’ derives its title from a book by J. Honderich () that asks whether Canada is losing the North. The ‘Arctic imperative’ concerns the projected ‘Age of the Arctic’ as its resources are developed. However, Thomas Berger’s . Her landmark work, Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North Amer- ic a (Douglas & McIntyre, ) is a comprehensive and authoritative survey of the region. The book merited the recognition it so justly received such as the Lionel Gelber Prize for best.

    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rohmer, Richard, Arctic imperative. Toronto, McClelland and Stewart, © (OCoLC) Document Type. Arctic imperative: is Canada losing the North?. [John Honderich] -- Claims of Canada's piecemeal approach to the far North, failing to recognize that issues which have been dealt with separately - sovereignty, security, economic development, star wars - require Your .

    And there is a rich and fascinating history behind it all, to which Grant does immense justice. In fact, this book is a “must read” for every Canadian who is interested in the history of the Arctic: Grant recounts the fascinating story of how Canada — a modest and sparsely populated country — successfully asserted sovereignty over the. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Polar Imperative: A History of Arctic Sovereignty in North America by Shelagh D. Grant (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!


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