5 edition of Wartime Encounter with Geography found in the catalog.
by Book Guild Ltd
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||180|
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De Blij received his early schooling in Europe, his college education in Africa, and his higher degrees in the United States. He published more than 30 books and. He received his early schooling in Europe (part of it during the Second World War as recounted in his memoir Wartime Encounter), his college education in Africa, and his higher degrees (Ph.D., Northwestern) in the United States.
His scholarly work has been recognized through honorary degrees awarded by Marshall University, Rhode Island College, Grand Valley State University, Cited by: The author presents a critique of the culture and literature produced during and after World War II, often using the Great War as a contrasting phenomenon.
The focus on culture and literature suggests that these aspects of human existence effectively mirror common existence. The author develops each chapter as a topical examination of a particular aspect of wartime understanding.
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In memoriam of Harm J. de Blij, John Hannah Professor of Geography at MSU. (part of it during the Second World War as recounted in his memoir Wartime Encounter), his college education in Africa, and his higher degrees (Ph.D., Northwestern) in the United States.
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