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Explorations among the watershed Rockies of Canada

S. E. S. Allen

Explorations among the watershed Rockies of Canada

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountaineering -- Alberta.,
  • Alberta -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 06576
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (41 fr.)
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18915266M
    ISBN 100665065760

    Join us on an amazing adventure and come discover some of the most remote areas of the Canadian Rockies. Go off the beaten path and experience the breathtaking beauty of serene and untouched corners in this dramatic landscape. Participants will have an unforgettable experience camping, canoeing, hiking and whitewater river rafting. Sir John Ross carried out explorations in the Arctic archipelago in and in , Sir William Edward Parry between and , and Sir James Clark Ross in Especial interest attaches to the attempt made in by Sir John Franklin, who lost his life and the lives of all his men when hemmed in by the ice on King William island. First published by Oxford University Press in , Exploration Literature is a groundbreaking collection of early writing inspired by the opening of a maps, notes, and thumbnail biographies of these early writers, Exploration Literature is an entry point for both the casual reader and the student of Canadian literature into the beginnings of a literate response to the .


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