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Ethnographical collections from the Northwest Passage

Kaj Birket-Smith

Ethnographical collections from the Northwest Passage

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest Territories.
    • Subjects:
    • Eskimos -- Northwest Territories.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kaj Birket-Smith.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.E7 B654 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination298 p. :
      Number of Pages298
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4889993M
      ISBN 100404583008
      LC Control Number76021697

      The film "Northwest Passage" (sub-titled "Book One: Rogers' Rangers") is a major work and was a resounding success in its day. The story, taken from the historical novel of the same name by Kenneth Roberts, concerns the real-life exploits of British Major Robert Rogers, the original founder of what would become the U.S. Army Rangers. Antiquarian Collection. More Antiquarian Collection › Carte De La Louisiane, French United States c Carver Map of one Early route to the Northwest passage Books. Select Books from Great River Publishing. More Select Books from Great River Publishing ›. AMUNDSEN, ROALD. A collection of 12 silver spoons commemorating Roald Amundsen's most famous Polar expeditions, [dated ], including: Amundsen's expedition to successfully be the first to traverse Canada's Northwest Passage between the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, (); the expedition where he was the first to reach the South Pole (); the expedition to the North Pole, .   The Chinese are increasingly interested in the effects of global climate change and the melting of the Arctic ice cap, especially as they pertain to emergent sea routes, natural resources, and geopolitical advantage. China seems to see the overall effect of Arctic climate change as more of a beckoning economic opportunity than a looming environmental crisis.


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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Kenneth Roberts. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. the northwest passage Download the northwest passage or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

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Structurally, Northwest Passage is divided into halves. The first half is a. The Northwest Passage spans roughly miles from the North Atlantic north of Canada’s Baffin Island in the east to the Beaufort Sea north of the U.S.

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(shelved 3 times as northwest-passage) avg rating — 40, ratings — published Garden City, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Book and dust jacket are very good. First trade edition. Beginning with Arundel, Roberts has chronicled the struggles with the British in a series of classic novels.

Northwest Passage is the story of New England with the great Indian fighter Major Robert. Tales of men who had found the entrance to the Northwest Passage were printed in magazines and books.

Mingled with the apparent evidence of printed maps that revealed its location, legends of a Northwest Passage were plentiful in every exploring home port in the late s. "A thrilling adventure tale in which each hard mile not only reveals the strength of the human spirit but also hammers home the hard truths of climate change." —Cameron Dueck, author of The New Northwest Passage "A compelling page-turner of an adventure the Northwest Passage gave me a greater appreciation of the Arctic wilderness—just not as a place of brutal beauty, but also.

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They have the quality of recapturing a period, incidents, with a sense of eye witness. Now comes Northwest Passage, dealing with the time of the French-Indian wars, the terrible uncertainty of the English' relations with the Indians, with their own colonists on distant frontiers.

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Accompanying an exhibition of the same name, Arctic Ambitions: Captain Cook and the Northwest Passage sheds new light on Cook’s northern exploration. A collection of essays from an international and interdisciplinary group of scholars, the book uses artifacts, charts, and records of the encounters between Native peoples and explorers to tell.

Northwest Art Collection; Add or remove collections American Indians, and historical events related to the search for the Northwest Passage and the European exploration of the Pacific Northwest coast.

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