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James Raffan

James Raffan is one of our foremost authorities on the North, the wilderness and the canoeing tradition. He is the author of Fire in the Bones , the acclaimed bestselling biography of Bill Mason; Bark, Skin and Cedar: Exploring the Canoe in Canadian Experience ; and Deep Waters . He is also the editor of Rendezvous with the Wild: The Boreal Forest and The Lure of Faraway Places . Raffan is a fellow and former governor of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, and has served as chair of the...See more