Beyond the High Hills: A Book of Eskimo Poems by Rasmussen, Knud (poems collected by); Guy Mary-Rousseli�re (photographs) and a great selection of related books, art … Knud Rasmussen (Author) 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 rating. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Knud Rasmussen books online. ). Mindeudgave. I Under nordenvindens svøbe fortæller polarforsker Knud Rasmussen via dagbogsnotater, sagn og beretninger fra hans rejse i Grønland i Ã¥rene 1902-04 om livet i Grønland. For the rest, I have endeavoured to keep as closely as possible to the spirit and tone of the originals, working from the Eskimo text and Knud Rasmussen’s Danish version side by side.The illustrations are by native Eskimo artists. To af ekspeditionens deltagere mister livet og de øvrige deltagere kæmper for at komme hjem i live. The clearest variants have been chosen, and vague or doubtful passages omitted, so as to render the narratives easily understandable for the ordinary reader. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The book consists of 52 folk tales collected by Knud Rasmussen from Eskimo story-tellers in various parts of Greenland. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Something went wrong. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help. Det er en hÃ¥rd beretning, hvor mord, partering af lig, hævn og fattigdom hører til datidens hverdag. Men samtidig vises vigtigheden af familie og venskaber for daglig overlevelse i den fantastiske men tillige ekstreme grønlandske natur, hvor sammenhold Ã¥ret igennem skal bringe mad til bordet ved fælles indsats – alle har deres egen rolle at spille. This trip has also been called the “Great Sled Journey” and was dramatized in the Canadian film The Journals of Knud Rasmussen (2006). , ESKIMO FOLK-TALES : Classic fiction with illustration, KNUD RASMUSSEN AND W. J. ALEXANDER WORSTER, ( Close Ad . These have their great value as additions to the sum of human knowledge, but they remain unknown to the majority of men. Across Arctic America: Narrative of the Fifth Thule Expedition. Rasmussen managed to gather and bring home more than 15,000 ethnographic, biological data specimens, and archaeological objects, many of … ISBN 9780192006936 (978-0-19-200693-6) Hardcover, University of Alaska Press, 1999. , ESKIMO Folk-tales (illustrated): completed edition with classic and original illustrations, Eskimo Folk-Tales : (Illustrated) With Original Illustrations, ESKIMO FOLK-TALES: 53 Inuit folk and failry tales With Original Illustrations, Eskimo Folk-Tales: Original Illustrations, ( He remains well known in Greenland, Denmark and among Canadian Inuit. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. This book has 163 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1921. "Der var engang en pebersvend, der var meget dÃ¥rlig til at fange. In many cases also, the extreme outspokenness of the primitive people concerned has necessitated further editing, in respect of which, I can confidently refer any inclined to protest, to the unabridged English version, lodged with the Trustees of the Carlsberg Foundation in Copenhagen, for my defence. Error rating book. Find This Book 3 vol, 1934 (Peter Freuchen, Therkel Mathiassen and Kaj Birket-Smith) Flugten til Sydamerika, 1935 (Memories) Ship This Item — Qualifies for Free Shipping Buy Online, Pick up in Store Check Availability at Nearby Stores. Welcome back. Books, Toys, Games and much more. Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen (7 June 1879 – 21 December 1933) was a Greenlandic/Danish polar explorer and anthropologist. In making the present selection, I have endeavoured to choose those which are most characteristic and best calculated to give an idea of the life and thought of the people. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. 1 © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Set My Store . Looking for books by Knud Rasmussen? Refresh and try again. In many cases also, the extreme outspokenness of the primitive people concerned has necessitated further editing, in respect of which, I can confidently refer any inclined to protest, to the unabridged English version, lodged with the Trustees of the Carlsberg Foundation in Copenhagen, for my defence. The book consists of 52 folk tales collected by Knud Rasmussen from Eskimo story-tellers in various parts of Greenland. The Journals of Knud Rasmussen is a 2006 Canadian-Danish film about the pressures on traditional Inuit shamanistic beliefs as documented by Knud Rasmussen during his travels across the Canadian Arctic in the 1920s. Hardcover In the selection of these, preference has been given to those of unusual character, as for instance those dealing with the “tupilak” theme, and matters of wizardry or superstition generally, which the reader would find more difficult to visualize for himself than ordinary scenes of daily life. Knud Rasmussen blev for sin indsats udnævnt til æresdoktor ved Københavns Universitet. See all books authored by Knud Rasmussen, including Greenland by the Polar Sea, and Myter og Sagn fra Grønland, I-III, and more on ThriftBooks.com. Top subscription boxes – right to your door. Under nordenvindens svøbe (Danish Edition). Help; Blog; Events; Educators; Millionaire's Club; menu Eskimo Folk Tales. He has been called the "father of Eskimology" and was the first European to cross the Northwest Passage via dog sled. Learn about Author Central. These stories were collected in various parts of Greenland, taken down from the lips of the Eskimo story-tellers themselves, by Knud Rasmussen, the Danish explorer. Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen (7 June 1879 – 21 December 1933) was a Greenlandic/Danish polar explorer and anthropologist. “Kunúnguaq”—that is his native name—is known throughout the country and possesses the confidence of the natives to a superlative degree, forming himself, as it were, a link between them and the rest of the world. These have their great value as additions to the sum of human knowledge, but they remain unknown to the majority of men. These stories were collected in various parts of Greenland, taken down from the lips of the Eskimo story-tellers themselves, by Knud Rasmussen, the Danish explorer.No man is better qualified to tell the story of Greenland, or the stories of its people. An Inuit-produced film 'The Journals of Knud Rasmussen' (2006) was recently made based on the book, produced by the same people who made 'The Fast Runner' (2001), which has been called one of the 10 best Canadian films. These stories were collected in various parts of Greenland, taken down from the lips of the Eskimo story-tellers themselves, by Knud Rasmussen, the Danish explorer. Grønland, land og folk, 1927 (Travelbook) Freuchen's first book; Storfanger, 1927 (Novel) Rømningsmand, 1928 (novel) Nordkaper, 1929 - The Sea Tyrant (novel) Ivalu, 1930 - Ivalu, the Eskimo Wife - suomennettu (novel) Knud Rasmussen. The Arctic Circle (Cultural Heritage Series), Knud Rasmussen's Posthumous Notes On East Greenland Legends And Myths, Greenland by the Polar Sea: The Story of the Thule Expedition from Melville Bay to Cape Morris Jesup, Beyond the High Hills: A Book of Eskimo Poems, Observations on the Intellectual Culture of the Caribou Eskimos, The Alaskan Eskimos: As Described In The Posthumous Notes Of Dr. Knud Rasmussen, The MacKenzie Eskimos: After Knud Rasmussen's Posthumous Notes, Laponie: Voyage Au Pays Des Fils Du Soleil, Die Gabe Des Adlers: Eskimomythen Aus Alaska, 500 Leveregler, Gamle Ord Og Varsler Fra Vestgrnland. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Please try your request again later. Author of Myter og sagn fra Grønland, Intellectual culture of the Copper Eskimos, The people of the Polar north, Fra Grønland til Stillehavet, Min Rejsedagbog, Myter og Sagn fra Groenland, Greenland by the Polar Sea, Observations on the intellectual culture of the Caribou Eskimos Such work, as regards its hither side, must naturally consist to a great extent of scientific treatises, collections of facts and specimens, all requiring previous knowledge of the subject for their proper comprehension. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart. : Eskimo Folk-Tales, also ed. Many of the stories in Eskimo Folktales revolve around adventures. Greenland by the Polar Sea By Knud Rasmussen. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. They are not drawn to illustrate the particular stories, but represent typical scenes and incidents such as are there described. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. The Online Books Page. Knud Rasmussen er søn af en dansk præst bosat i Grønland, og mÃ¥ske derfor fokuserer fortællingerne pÃ¥ grønlændernes overtro og overgang til kristendommen. See search results for this author. Cruwys, Elizabeth (2003). The illustrations are by native Eskimo artists. He has been called the father of Eskimology and was the first to cross the Northwest Passage via dog sled. En ekspedition, der blandt andet havde til formÃ¥l at kortlægge Independence Fjord og fjordene pÃ¥ Grønlands nordvestkyst. Book Categories 1,098 Authors of books 39,077 Book Quotes 12,768 Book Reviews 19,870 Educated community 326,888 Upload Book Close. The original collection of stories and legends made by Knud Rasmussen under the auspices of the Carlsberg Foundation has never yet been published. No man is better qualified to tell the story of Greenland, or the stories of its people. Paperback There's a problem loading this menu right now. › Find signed collectible books by 'Knud Rasmussen' English. Skip to main content. Although not one of them, he was raised to run dogs, hunt and live as the Eskimo people do. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. 2 ), Grønland langs Polhavet (Danish Edition). He has been called the "father of Eskimology" and was the first European to cross the Northwest Passage via dog sled. For the rest, I have endeavoured to keep as closely as possible to the spirit and tone of the originals, working from the Eskimo text and Knud Rasmussen’s Danish version side by side. Knud Rasmussen (Rasmussen, Knud, 1879-1933) A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Rasmussen, Knud, 1879-1933, ed. Shop Rasmussen Knud books at Alibris. Eskimo Folk-Tales : (Illustrated) With Original Illustrations Oct 29, 2020. by Knud Rasmussen. Online Books by. They are not drawn to illustrate the particular stories, but represent typical scenes and incidents such as are there described. Follow to get new release updates and improved recommendations. He published 'Greenland by the Polar Sea', a book that documented his travels during the Second Thule Expedition, in 1921. The clearest variants have been chosen, and vague or doubtful passages omitted, so as to render the narratives easily understandable for the ordinary reader. Produced by Isuma, the film was directed by Zacharias Kunuk, who also directed the award-winning Inuit film Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner, and Norman Cohn. ... by Knud Rasmussen, Lenny Lishchenko (Illustrator) Paperback (English Edition) $ 7.95. 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