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Thule Explorer: Kayaking North of 77 Degrees

by Clewes, Rosemary

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781897475058
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$28.00

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Hidden Brook Press, 2008 Clewes has been travelling for over a dcade in the Arctic by kayak, raft, and more recently by icebreaker. Glossy soft cover, yellow titling to front and spine, 111 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country,… Read more
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International Journal, Volume LXVI, No. 4, Autumn 2011

by Haglund, David G. & Joseph T. Jockel (Editors)

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Published
2011
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Very Good
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$20.00

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Toronto, Ontario: Canadian International Council, 2011 The Arctic is hot. Part II. International Journal is the scholarly publication of the Canadian International Council (CIC), a nonpartisan, nationwide council established to strengthen Canada's role in international affairs. Illustrated soft cover, pagination continues after Part I with 781 to 1075 plus 9 pages of Index. Minor shelf wear. … Read more
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Northern Nurses III: Blecher Islands and Northern Quebec - the 1960s

by Scott, J. Karen & Joan E. Kieser (Editors)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780973039221
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$95.00

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Oakville, Ontario: Kokum Publications, 2009 Memoirs of Kathleen Mary Jo Lutley CM and Heather J. Duncan Clayton. Following the first two books of "Northern Nurses" this volume focuses on the 1960s. In 2007 the editors Scott and Kieser accompanied Lutley revisiting her nursing stations in the far North after 40 years. This book presents the records,… Read more
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Castle on the Frontier : An Immigrant's Life Journey from Holland to the Yukon, 1921-1987

by Lammers, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780973490503
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$30.00

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Saltspring Island, BC, Canada: Gray Jay Publications, 2004 An autobiographical chronicle of the author's quest for a life of social and enivironmental harmony that begins in Holland in 1921 and takes us evrentually to the Yukon in Canada's wild North. Colourfully illustrated yellow soft cover with brown titling on spine and front, illustrated with several black and white… Read more
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Jakob Danielsen: A Hunter's Life in Olden Days

by Danielsen, Jakob

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9788755816961
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$35.00

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Greenland: Atuakkiorfik (Greenland Publishers), 2002 Text is in Greenlandic, Danish and English, edited by Birger Rosendahl, translated into English by Nicholas Hills, translated into Greenlandic by Hans A. Lynge. A description of the lives of Greenlandic hunters of the early 1900s. Colourfully illustrated glossy cover with orange, blue and white titling, small oval colour frontispiece, two colour maps… Read more
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Tse-Wees-Tah (One Man in a Boat): Sketches of the Alberni Valley

by Bird, George H.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good+
Edition
Revised Edition
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$45.00

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Port Alberni, B.C.: Arrowsmith Press Ltd., 1972 "The Alberni District Museum and Historical Society presents sixty-eight sketches by George Bird. These are selections from articles written during the period 1941-1950. Many of these appeared in the West Coast Advocate. These are the personal reminiscences of Mr. Bird and not a complete early history of the Alberni Valley." Textured brown… Read more
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Ayorama

by De Coccola, Raymond and Paul King

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Published
1955
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Good+
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1955 The story of the Krangmalit, "The People Beyond" who live on the central Arctic coast of Canada, written by Raymond de Coccola, a missionary who lived with them for twelve years. Red cloth, gilt titling on spine, end papers are a two-colour map of the central Arctic, illustrated with line drawing. 316 pages. … Read more
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Hot Arctic, The

by Dyson, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1979
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Good+ to Very Good-
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$14.75

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London: William Heinemann, 1979 John Dyson records the impact of 'whites' on the Eskimo way of life. Blue cloth with silver titling to spine, many black and white photographs, several colour photographs, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR to ffep, 290 pages. Some edge wear, previous owner's name and address printed on sticker on ffep. Dust jacket is not… Read more
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Patterns of Housekeeping in Two Eskimo Settlement

by Thompson, Charles Thomas

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1969
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Good+ to Very Good-
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Ottawa: Northern Science Research Group: Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, 1969 This is the first in a series of studies planned to examin and record some of the changes the expanded Northern Housing Program caused in social relations and life-style. Decorated black and white cover, black titling, white plastic clip on binding with black titling on spine, black… Read more
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Charlie's Lost

by Pulu, Tupou L.; Pope, Mary L.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good -
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$30.00

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Alaska State-Operated School System Instructional Media Center, 1975 This is a story about a lost dog in the arctic, written for Native children learning English. "A production of the Bilingual Education Department of Alaska State-Operated School System". Each page is illustrated with black and white drawings. Book is staple bound, with a blue and white pictoral cover. Small blue stamp… Read more
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