By S. Yamashiro

ISBN-10: 1137465662

ISBN-13: 9781137465665

ISBN-10: 1349499676

ISBN-13: 9781349499670

enforcing a never-before-seen method of sea literature, American Sea Literature: Seascapes, seashore Narratives, and Underwater Explorations explores the function of yankee maritime actions and their cultural representations in literature. Differentiating among the 'terrestrial' and 'oceanic' as strategies, Shin Yamashiro divides sea literature into 3 different types: literature at the sea, via the ocean, and underneath the ocean. Discussing either canonical works and new books on scuba diving, deep-sea explorations, and browsing, this attention-grabbing research acknowledges sea literature's specific impression on American history.

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