An Intimate Wilderness

An Intimate Wilderness

Arctic Voices in A Land of Vast Horizons

Book - 2016
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Arctic researcher, author, and photographer Norman Hallendy's journey to the far north began in 1958, when many Inuit, who traditionally lived on the land, were moving to permanent settlements created by the Canadian government. In this unique memoir, Hallendy writes of his adventures, experiences with strange Arctic phenomena, encounters with wildlife, and deep friendships with Inuit elders. Very few have worked so closely with the Inuit to document their traditions, and, in this book, Hallendy preserves their voices and paints an incomparable portrait of a vibrant culture in a remote landscape.
Publisher: Vancouver : Greystone Books, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781771642309
Branch Call Number: 971.95203092 Hal
Characteristics: 328 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour), maps (chiefly colour) ; 27 cm

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