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Across the sub-Arctic of Canada

a journey of 3,200 miles by canoe and snowshoe through the barren lands

by James Williams Tyrrell

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Published by W. Briggs in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mackenzie (N.W.T.),
  • Northwest, Canadian,
  • Northwest Territories,
  • Mackenzie.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- Northwest Territories -- Mackenzie,
    • Inuktitut dialect -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc,
    • Mackenzie (N.W.T.) -- Description and travel,
    • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby J. W. Tyrrell ... including a list of plants collected on the expediton, a vocabulary of Eskimo words, a route map and full classified index. With illustrations from photographs taken on the journey, and from drawings by Arthur Heming.
      ContributionsHeming, Arthur Henry Howard, 1870-1940, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1096 .T98
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 280 p.
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6581053M
      LC Control Number15022435

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