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The Wild North Land: Being the Story of a Winter Journey, with Dogs, Across Northern North America William Francis Butler

The Wild North Land: Being the Story of a Winter Journey, with Dogs, Across Northern North America

William Francis Butler

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ISBN : 9781589762718
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This is Butlers account of his second expedition, in 1872, across the Candian west (see his The Great Lone Land for an account of his first trip). On this journey he departed from the Red River of the North to Lake Athabasca, then followed theMoreThis is Butlers account of his second expedition, in 1872, across the Candian west (see his The Great Lone Land for an account of his first trip). On this journey he departed from the Red River of the North to Lake Athabasca, then followed the Peace River to the Rocky Mountains, reaching the frontier station of Quesnelle on the Frazer River in June of the following year. This is an exciting tale of adventure, and an important piece of Canadian history- above all it is the revelation of a fascinating, many-sided personality of an impulsive humanitarian- a passionate individualist- and a lover of the great western spaces.