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Afterlands

A Novel

by Steven Heighton

  • 167 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions
    • Subjects:
    • Polaris (Ship) -- Fiction,
    • Wilderness survival -- Fiction,
    • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Fiction,
    • Arctic regions -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSteven Heighton.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.H4443 A68 2006
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardback
      Paginationp. cm.
      Number of Pages416
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3423857M
      ISBN 100618139346
      ISBN 109780618139347
      LC Control Number2005046223

      In , the USS Polaris sailed for the Arctic on a mission to hoist the U.S. flag at the North Pole. But the expedition was a failure, and half of the party nineteen men, women and children of different nationalitieswere cast adrift on an ice floe off the coast of Ellesmere Island, where they endured six desperate months of starvation, bloodshed and other horrors. Afterlands, a . Read "Afterlands" by Steven Heighton available from Rakuten Kobo. In , the USS Polaris sailed for the Arctic on a mission to hoist the U.S. flag at the North Pole. But the expedition. Provides a fictional chronicle of the real-life ordeal of nineteen men, women, and children cast adrift on an ice floe off the coast of Greenland in as they struggle with the harsh elements and with each other. Steven Heighton (born Aug ) is a Canadian novelist, short story writer and is the author of fourteen books, including three short story collections, four novels and six poetry collections. His most recent book, the novel The Nightingale Won't Let You Sleep, was published in Born: Toronto, Ontario.


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Afterlands book. Read 29 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Innineteen men, women, and children, voyaging on the Arctic explo /5.

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He has also written several books of poetry, short fiction, and essays. His work has received numerous awards and has been translated into nine : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

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Afterlands is his most ambitious undertaking, and it works. Like Wayne Johnston in The Navigator of New York, his blend of fact and fancy is plausible and handled with delicacy This is by far the most compelling treatment of the Polaris story to date.” —Kenn Harper, Arctic Book Review (USA) Afterlands book elegant writer [Afterlands] is Written: There's no difference in your choice of Tombstone, but it does let you permanently alter your character's tombstone when you die.

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(don't just leave afterlands or go to the door map) Go to the Land of Beginning and use the keys. Afterlands charts the trajectories of Tyson, Kruger, and Tukulito, one of the Inuk women stranded with them, during the ordeal on the floe and in the Afterlands book that followed it.

On the ice, the crew of the Polaris found that they were in as much danger from one another as they were from the elements and lack of food. Get this from a library. Afterlands: a novel. [Steven Heighton] -- Provides a fictional chronicle Afterlands book the real-life ordeal of nineteen men, women, and children cast adrift on an ice floe off the coast of Greenland inas they struggle with the harsh elements and.

Afterlands - di Afterlands book De Boni. likes. Pagina ufficiale della serie AFTERLANDS di Davide De Boni, edita da Delos Digital a cura di Franco Forte, disponibile in tutte le librerie ers: Afterlands is the story of this small society of castaways - a white and a black American, five Germans, a Dane, a Swede, an Englishman, and two Inuit families - as they try to survive a six-month winter ordeal, struggling with the harsh elements and with one another, the group splintering into factions along ethnic and national lines."4/5(3).

Find books like Afterlands from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Afterlands also liked: Storm of the Century, The Su. "Afterlands is a sprawling adventure story, part epic of Arctic endurance, part Mex-western, a Lost in the Barrens meets The Magnificent Seven kind of book, with an unrequited love affair between a German seaman and an Inuit matron to add passion to an already passionate book.

At the heart of Afterlands is an ambiguous hero, the disgraced /5(3). Afterlands subsequently appeared in the United States, where it was a New York Times Book Review and a Historical Novels Review Editors’ Choice; in Britain, where it was a Scotland on Sunday, Glasgow Herald, Independent and Book of the Year; and in Australia, Germany, and the Netherlands/5().

Afterlands: A Novel by Steven Heighton and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at STEVEN HEIGHTON is the internationally acclaimed author of the novels Afterlands and The Shadow Boxer, a Mariner Original that was selected as a Publishers Weekly Book of the Year.

He has also written several books of poetry, short fiction, and es. Steven Heighton is the author of the novel Afterlands, which has been nominated for the Ontario Library Association Evergreen Award and was a Globe and Mail, National Post, Ottawa Citizen, Vancouver Province, and Vancouver Sun Best Book in Afterlands.

A Novel by Steven Heighton. Reviewed by Kenn Harper. All of the factual elements of Afterlands are well known to students of Arctic history. It is the story of Captain George Tyson’s "Wonderful Drift on the Ice-Floe," one of the greatest feats of survival in the history of exploration.

A well-known incident of Arctic survival and its more obscure aftermath form the rich subject of the Ontario poet-novelist’s ambitious successor to his excellent debut novel, The Shadow Boxer ().

The afflicted vessel was the Polaris, which during an voyage toward the North Pole became locked in ice, jettisoned 19 crewmen and passengers on an ice floe off the Greenland. Afterlands eBook: Steven Heighton: : Kindle Store.

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Afterlands on IMDb: Plot summary, synopsis, and more Summaries. Based on the true account of the failed USS Polaris expedition to the North Pole, 16 men, women and children of different national and ethnic identities are cast adrift on.

Afterlands is the story of this small society of castaways - a white and a black American, five Germans, a Dane, a Swede, an Englishman, and two Inuit families - as they try to survive a six-month winter ordeal, struggling with the harsh elements and with one another, the group splintering into factions along ethnic and national lines.

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Afterlands, a profoundly moving and gripping book, takes characters drawn from history and transforms their experiences into an absorbing tale of unrequited love, unsettled scores and the high cost of loyalty. The novel begins inwhen three of the survivors – George Tyson, Tukulito and Roland Kruger–are uneasily reunited four years 4/5(2).

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Skillfully constructed, beautifully written Afterlands is a superior example of a rare breed: the literary adventure story. --Book World The Washington Post A big, ambitious literary adventure tale full of blood, gristle, and soul Afterlands conveys in stark yet beautiful prose the awful reality of what happens both on the ice and in [the soul]/5(5).

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Based on one of the most remarkable events in polar history, Afterlands tells the haunting story of this small society of castaways -- a white and a black American, five Germans, a Dane, a Swede, an Englishman, and two Inuit families -- and the harrowing six months they spend marooned in the Arctic, struggling to survive both the harsh elements.

Part Arctic survival story, part psychological thriller, Afterlands is a powerful illustration of the timeless themes of faith, identity, and the ultimate cost of loyalty. About the Author Steven Heighton is the author of The Shadow Boxer, a Mariner original that was a Publishers Weekly book of the year for Afterlands.

Written by Steven Heighton Review by Sarah Bower. Heighton is a poet, and the atmosphere he evokes with his prose is magical. The book is, perhaps, a little too long, but moving and absorbing. It stays with you long after you have closed it for the final time.

Dog lovers beware: there is an account of a husky being slaughtered. An intriguing blend of fact and fiction set in the Arctic, America and Mexico, Afterlands isn't a book you will soon forget. | January Cherie Thiessen has been a scriptwriter, playwright, creative writing instructor and -- for the past 10 years -- a travel writer and book reviewer.

Press Release Afterlands by Steven Heighton • About the Book • About the Author "This novel's scale, its delight in detail, and its psychological insight make it an exceptionally satisfying adventure." — Publishers Weekly About the Book Inoff the coast of Greenland, nineteen men, women, and children were cast adrift.

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