Woman of the Boundary Waters: Canoeing, Guiding, Mushing, and Surviving

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The Boundary Waters region of Minnesota and Ontario is a vast wilderness of quiet beauty, visited and loved by many, but home to only a rugged few. In 1928, Justine Kerfoot arrived, a Northwestern University graduate headed for medical school until her family lost both their Illinois homes in the stock market crash. Thrust into year-round life at her mother's fledgling summer resort, Justine was confronted with learning survival in the frigid north woods, a challenge she met with extraordinary verve and recounts with great ...

Woman of the Boundary Waters: Canoeing, Guiding, Mushing, and Surviving 1994, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816624430

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