Title: Birchbark Canoe : The story of an apprenticeship with the Indians. pbk.
Publisher:  General Store Publishing House, Birchtown, Ontario, 1989, ISBN:0919431445
Seller ID: 85962
GIDMARK, David. Birchbark Canoe : The story of an apprenticeship with the Indians. (Birchtown, Ontario : General Store Publishing House Inc., May 1989). First Printing. Pp -160. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers with beige spine. Cassell 761. “Thoroughly enjoyable reading. Particularly informative is his depiction of the arduous task of entering another culture and being accepted by its people. The many fine photographs help bring thisancient craft and Gidmark's story to life. David Gidmark's long odyssey, f rom first watching a canoe built by whites... on the south shore of lake Superior to his field work among the Algonkin Indians of Quebec, apprenticeship with master canoe builders and final ability to construct one on his ownis told in an engaging style.” - Thomas Vennum, Jr., quoted on the back co ver. Spine sunned with light bumping, else very good. 13.00