Stephen Wilbers,Bill Hansen's A Boundary Waters History: Canoeing Across Time 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 wasteland explorers, either earlier and current. He does so with out wasting the non-public dating outfitted via a life of pilgrimages (anchored by way of virtually 3 a long time of journeys together with his father). This tale captures the untold broader narrative of the area, in addition to one thousand various info certain to be well-known by means of fellow pilgrims, just like the grinding rhythm of an extended portage or the loon name that slips into that final second prior to sleep.

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