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Impson David Thompson Alexander Henry and Alexander Mackenzie—as well as a host of other explorers traders whose voices speak from the old Moose Fort Journals of the Hudson’s Bay Company Mr Olson serves as the Bourgeois of the party of six—the boss who ran the trip chose the routes picked the camp sites His companions and he relived for all readers of this book what life was then in the wilds of the Canadian Nor.

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The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / Sigurd F Olson was an American author environmentalist and advocate The Lonely Epub / for the protection of wilderness For than thirty years he served as a wilderness guide in the lakes and forests of the uetico Superior country of northern Minnesota and northeastern Ontario He was known honorifically as the Bourgeois — a term the voyageurs of old used of their trusted leaders.

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  1. Martin Gibbs Martin Gibbs says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBWe took countless canoe trips to southern Ontario when I was younger for weeks at a time we never saw another soul My dad had left me this book when he passed and I finally read it almost in one settingOur trips waterfalls and all p


  2. David David says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBI thoroughly enjoyed this book from so many different perspective The historical research and uotes by so many of the old explorers added a lo


  3. Ronald Wise Ronald Wise says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBThis account of a 500 mile trip by six men in three canoes on the Churchill River across Saskatchewan would be interesting in itself for the historical and geological information presented With the help of online satellite photos and maps it became an exciting study of the Canadian Shield and led me to a greater appreciation of the vast areas covered by the explorers


  4. Pamk Pamk says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBI just loved the sense of the wildness and peacefulness of the country that these 4 modern day voyageurs traveled and the reflections of t


  5. Andrew Andrew says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBPeople fly all over the globe for adventures Mr Olsen and his five buddies had an incredible adventure in one of the most remote parts of North America a place few people even remember exist I would love to recreate this trip to see how things have changed I'm guessing they haven't changed too much


  6. Gary Lindsay Gary Lindsay says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBI am rereading all of Sigurd Olson's books in their order of publication He has long been my favorite author and this is the third or fourth time I've read this book Sigurd's previous two books were topical explorations of nature This book is a narrative based on a 500 mile canoe trip he made with five companions In addition to the experiences that group had the book also contains the uotes from the writing of some early explorers voyageurs and other travelers over those same routes dating back to the 1700s My reading contained one layer a canoe trip I took with five great companions in 1989 following the first 250 miles of Sigurd's path As I read the book again images from that trip filled my head and I am not sure if these resulted from Sigurd's great description or from my own memories of the same scene We too experienced the seemingly weightless joy of surfing big waves with gale force tail winds the struggle to make headway when those winds were in our face the t


  7. Scott Brown Scott Brown says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBDespite enjoying all the books I have read so far I was looking for one that was less based around disaster and survival but about thriving in the wild I certainly got this in The Lonely Land It got rave reviews on Good Reads so I gave it a go It did not disappointThe Lonely Land follows Sigurd Olson a renowned woodsman of his time book was written in 1961 and 5 of his friends who all have eually impressive Outdoorsy CV's along on their 500 mile


  8. Anthony Meaney Anthony Meaney says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBA straightforward retelling of Olson's trip down up the Churchill River in Northern Saskatchewan Canada With a team of friends most of whom are either senior government officials or captains of industry they set out to retrace the routes of such nation builders as McKenzie Frobisher and Simpson and they did Successfully and without any real incident So in a sense th


  9. Mark Geisthardt Mark Geisthardt says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBIn this book Sigurd Olson tells the story of a 500 mile canoe trip from Ile A La Crosse to Cumberland House in northwest Canada As he tells the story he also fills in the history of this place and this route and the points along the way For someone who loves canoeing this is a must readI'm in the process of revisiting Sigurd's books and very much enjoying every word


  10. Doug Gordon Doug Gordon says:

    The Lonely Land PDF/EPUB Ù The Lonely Epub / lonely epub, land kindle, The Lonely book, The Lonely Land PDFEPUBAnother great book by Sigurd Olson This one follows a long trip he and several companions made along the Churchill River in northern Saskatchewan Olson's narrative is excellent as always as he reviews numerous events along the way and continues to relay his wilderness philosophy through the retelling of the adventure


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