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Kluane Saga
Kluane Saga

Kluane Saga presents the ten-day adventure of two teams of hikers in Kluane National Park in the Yukon. They enter the park from opposite directions with the expectation of meeting in the middle but due to haps and mishaps, this doesn't happen.

Kluane National Park, Bock's - Nines Crossover
Kluane National Park - Bock's - Nines Crossover

Kluane National Park; Bock's Brook Nines Creek Crossover takes hikers up either creek with the possibility of exiting the opposite creek. The big draw is the rugged landscape surrounding one of the prettiest lakes in the accessible area of the park. Rock glaciers, ice fields, comfortable camping sites, abundant wildlife and spectacular scenery are all present on this hike.

Kluane National Park - Cottonwood Trail
Kluane National Park - Cottonwood Trail

This is the park’s Cadillac trail and one of its most popular. To do this hike you should be totally independent and in moderately fit condition. The trail is a fairly easy, four or five-day hike along a maintained trail with interesting mining history and beautiful scenery.

Sidetracked: The struggle for BC's Fossils
Sidetracked

What began as a hunting trip to British Columbia’s Northern Rockies in 2000 turns into one of the province’s most important fossil finds – the Monroe Dinosaur Trackway in Kakwa Provincial Park. In Sidetracked: The Struggle for BC’s Fossils, Vivien Lougheed tells the fascinating tale of the trackway’s discovery and, in the telling, weaves in stories of other major fossil finds in British Columbia and across North America, many of which demonstrate how egos, turf wars and a lack of resources diminish the science of paleontology.

Shafted - A Mystery
Shafted

Auxiliary cop Margo Jamieson’s discovery of a nasty note in a dead man’s golf jacket sends her to local historian John Larssen for help. The conflicting agendas of an old prospector, a rich eco-activist, a couch-surfing teen and a mess of misplaced desire take them behind the picturesque façade of Smithers, a mountain town in northern British Columbia. This is the nineties, before cell phones and the internet, and they need to rely on paper files, face-to-face meetings and old-fashioned telephones to unravel a tangled web of festering grudges, phony mineral claims, blackmail, and murder.

English Department of the Spirit
English Department of the Spirit

This book is a comprehensive and detailed history of the generic English Department, beginning with the Elizabethan pre-school and grammar school. It shows how the study of the bible and various religious texts gave way to the study of humanistic, classical and literary texts as a politically discreet, socially acceptable method of teaching literacy in English.

From the Corner Table, Peter Miller, Journalist
From the Corner Table

Anyone with an interest in newspapers and their roles, learned from Pete Miller. They couldn’t help it. It was influence by osmosis. Pete was a gifted and perceptive writer, as this brief collection of columns and articles attest.

42 Years in the Realm of the Czar and the Soviets
42 Years in the Realm of the Czar and the Soviets

This is a book about the Danish painter Miss Theodora Krarup's experiences in St. Petersburg, later Leningrad, 1896 - 1938.

Sunny Brook
Sunny Brook

This book contains poetry by Richard Edwards and biographical prose by Joyce Lancaster.

Please note that the pdf version of the electronic copy is a much better choise as the epub does not lend itself to poetry layout nearly as well.

Diary of a Lake
Diary of a Lake/Second Edition

Glacier Lake, in the geographical heart of the Mackenzie Mountains is a mecca for rock climbers and for canoeists on the upper South Nahanni River. The big attraction is not the lake, beautiful as it is. All of today's visitors are coming for the Cirque of the Unclimbables, north of the lake. However, this majestic cluster of rock faces wasn't discovered until the Fifties, and the flow of climbers and canoeists didn't begin in earnest until the Sixties. Before that, Glacier Lake attracted quite a different type of visitor: the scientist.