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Expeditions to the Canadian Arctic

Patrick D. Baird

Expeditions to the Canadian Arctic

an outline of sea voyages and land expeditions carried out by explorers of the Canadian Arctic from the earliest times to the year 1918

by Patrick D. Baird

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Published by Hudson"s Bay Company in [Winnipeg] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arctic regions -- Exploring expeditions

  • Edition Notes

    Reprinted from The Beaver for March, June and September, 1949.

    Other titlesBeaver. 1949
    Statementby P.D. Baird.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. :
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16945230M

      1. Arctic Dreams. Barry Lopez’s National Book Award-winning classic study of the Far North is widely considered his masterpiece. Lopez offers a thorough examination of this obscure world-its terrain, its wildlife, its history of Eskimo natives and intrepid explorers who .   ADAM SHOALTS has been called one of Canada's greatest living explorers and in completed a nearly 4, km solo journey across Canada's arctic. He is the author of two previous bestselling and award-winning books: Alone Against the North and A History of Canada in Ten Maps. He is also an historian, archaeologist, and s:

    Wilkins was originally seconded to Stefansson's Arctic Expedition for a year as its official photographer but circumstances forced him to stay in the Arctic for three years. He spent much of those extra two years in discussion with Stefansson, becoming his life-long friend. "The Making of an Explorer" describes Wilkins' successful expedition to Banks Island in in search of Stefansson and.   Allie Schultz is a One Ocean Expedition staff member who has just recently finished her first voyage to the Canadian Arctic amongst many other special asked her a few questions about her experience with her first expedition on board the RCGS Resolute.

    Welcome to Canadian High Arctic Adventures, Email Us. Menu. Book Now. Send Text. Send A Text. Email Us. Home. About. Arctic Hunts. Polar Bear. Musk Ox. Arctic Grizzly. Arctic Wolf. Trip Planner. Photos. Contact. Welcome to Canadian High Arctic Adventures! Where The Land Is Bigger Than The Dream.   A visual history of Arctic exploration and how it has shaped the modern world. The discovery of HMS Erebus – a ship lost during Sir John Franklin’s expedition to find the Northwest Passage – reignited popular, economic, and political interest in the Arctic’s exploration, history, anthropology, and historical geography.


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