American Sea Literature: Seascapes, Beach Narratives, and Underwater Explorations (Hardcover)

American Sea Literature: Seascapes, Beach Narratives, and Underwater Explorations (Hardcover)

Implementing a never-before-seen approach to sea literature, American Sea Literature: Seascapes, Beach Narratives, and Underwater Explorations explores the role of American maritime activities and their cultural representations in literature. Differentiating between the ;terrestrial; and ;oceanic; as concepts, Shin Yamashiro divides sea literature into three categories: literature on the sea, by the sea, and beneath the sea. Discussing both canonical works and new books on scuba diving, deep-sea explorations, and surfing, this fascinating study recognizes sea literature;s unique influence on American history.

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