"There are few places left on the North American continent where men can still see the country as it was before Europeans came and know some of the challenges and freedoms of those who saw it first, but in the Canadian Northwest it can still be done". With these words Sigurd Olson begins The Lonely Land, the breathtaking account of a five-hundred-mile Canadian canoe journey. Olson and five companions retraced the waterways used by the Voyageurs, the Hudson Bay traders, and a succession of adventurers who used the mighty ...

Lonely Land 1997, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816629978

Univ of Minnesota PR edition

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Lonely Land 1961, Alfred A. Knopf

ISBN-13: 9780394433837