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Epic Wanderer: David Thompson and the Mapping of The Canadian West by  D'Arcy Jenish - 1st Edition - 2003 - from Minotavros Books (SKU: 005185)

Epic Wanderer: David Thompson and the Mapping of The Canadian West

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Epic Wanderer: David Thompson and the Mapping of The Canadian West

by Jenish, D'Arcy

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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2003. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full black paper boards. Map endpapers. ix, 309 pp. B&W illustrations in text. Light bumping to spine ends, else fine in fine jacket. In Epic Wanderer, the first full length biography of David Thompson, D'Arcy Jenish's careful scholarship has informed reconstruction of a world long past, and his elegant prose animate vividly the dramatic life and extraordinary work of a man who risked everything in the pursuit of knowledge.

Synopsis

D’Arcy Jenish is the author of the award-winning Indian Fall: The Last Great Days of the Plains Cree and the Blackfoot Confederacy and the bestselling The Stanley Cup: A Hundred Years of Hockey at its Best . He is also co-editor of Canada on Ice: Fifty Years of Great Hockey . From the Hardcover edition.

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Bookseller
Minotavros Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
005185
Title
Epic Wanderer: David Thompson and the Mapping of The Canadian West
Author
Jenish, D'Arcy
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Publisher
Doubleday Canada
Place of Publication
Toronto
Date published
2003
Keywords
David Thompson, D'Arcy Jenish, Western Canada, Exploration, Explorers, Maps, Mapmakers, Biography
Bookseller catalogs
History; Biography; Geography; Exploration; Canadiana;

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Welcome to the Labyrinth. At Minotavros Books, we invite you to discover a maze of knowledge, where you will find fine and rare books on some of the most diverse and intriguing subjects. There is something for every palette, from folklore & fairy tales around the world to alchemy and esoterica, in addition to first editions, fine binding, ephemera and a maze of general interest books. Minotavros Books is a bricks & Mortar Bookstore located in Whitby Ontario. On a journey of discovery, Minotavros Books has been helping people find and procure books for collectors, institutions, and booklovers all over the world. Reading is an adventure. What page will you turn next? Hours and LocationMinotavros Books is open Monday to Friday, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Weekends and all other times by appointment. We are located at 10 Sunray St., Suite 4, Whitby, Ontario, across from Landmark Cinema's 24.

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