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Publisher Comments:

R.M. Patterson left London in the winter of 1927 and headed out prospecting in the treacherous and beautiful Nahanni River in Canada's Northwest Territories. Though he didn't find gold, he did bring back "... one of the best canoe adventure stories of all time" — Wooden Boat

Book News Annotation:

Reprint of a mid-50s outdoor classic. It is a gracefully written account of Patterson's exploration of the South Nahanni River (in Canada's Northwest Territories) in the 20s. No maps or index.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Chelsea Green Pub. Co.
Post Mills, Vt. :
Canoes and canoeing
South Nahanni River Valley (N.W.T.) Description and travel.
South Nahanni River
South Nahanni River Valley
Series Volume:
no. 3
Publication Date:
xi, 274 p., 8 p. of plate

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History and Social Science » Canada » General
Travel » Travel Writing » General

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