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Voyageur : Across the Rocky Mountains in a Birchbark Canoe. First British Printing in dustjacket

By: TWIGGER, Robert

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 2006, ISBN:0297829815:

Seller ID: 112745


TWIGGER, Robert. Voyageur : Across the Rocky Mountains in a Birchbark Canoe. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolsn, (2006). Pp. (12),3-390, + 16 p. of plates . Endpaper Maps. 8vo, blue cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Fifteen yearsbefore Lewis and Clarke Scotsman Alexander Mackenzie, looking to open up a trade route, set out from Lake Athabasca in central Northern Canada in sea rch of the Pacific Ocean. Mackenzie travelled by bark canoe and had a cacheof rum and a crew of Canadian voyageurs, hard-living backwoodsmen, for com pany. Two centuries later, in a spirit of organic authenticity, Robert ... View more info