A Boundary Waters History: Canoeing Across Time by Stephen Wilbers,Bill Hansen PDF

By Stephen Wilbers,Bill Hansen

ISBN-10: 1540224341

ISBN-13: 9781540224347

ISBN-10: 1596299703

ISBN-13: 9781596299702

Teasing out the historical past of a spot celebrated for timelessness—where numerous paddle strokes have disappeared into transparent waters—requires a convinced and attentive hand. Stephen Wilbers’s account reaches again to the glaciers that first carved out the Boundary Waters and to the unique population, in addition to to generations of desolate tract explorers, either earlier and current. He does so with no wasting the non-public courting outfitted via a life of pilgrimages (anchored through nearly 3 many years of journeys along with his father). This tale captures the untold broader narrative of the area, in addition to one thousand diversified info absolute to be famous through fellow pilgrims, just like the grinding rhythm of an extended portage or the loon name that slips into that final second earlier than sleep.

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