Olaus J. Murie,Donald O. Murie's Journeys to the Far North PDF

By Olaus J. Murie,Donald O. Murie

ISBN-10: 1941821731

ISBN-13: 9781941821732

ISBN-10: 1941821863

ISBN-13: 9781941821862

Olaus J. Murie took his first box journey as a biologist to the Hudson Bay quarter in 1914, gazing the land and the natural world, and studying the methods of the local humans of the North. Later expeditions took him to Labrador and plenty of a part of Alaska, a land he got here to grasp good and love deeply.
What Murie skilled on those travels used to be recorded within the sketchbooks and magazine that he continuously carried with him. with his interesting choice of pictures, they shape the foundation for a story that mixes a scientist’s eye for aspect and a naturalist’s reverence for wilderness.
Whether dogsledding, capturing rapids in a canoe, or dancing with Aleut Eskimos, Murie had a keenness for discovery and conservation that enlivens each web page of trips TO THE a ways NORTH.

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