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The Resource Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest Passage, Brian Castner

Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest Passage, Brian Castner

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Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest Passage
Title
Disappointment River
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finding and losing the Northwest Passage
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Brian Castner
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Language
eng
Summary
In 1789, Alexander Mackenzie traveled 1200 miles on the immense river in Canada that now bears his name, in search of the fabled Northwest Passage that had eluded mariners for hundreds of years. In 2016, the acclaimed memoirist Brian Castner retraced Mackenzie's route by canoe in a grueling journey -- and discovered the Passage he could not find
Summary
A decorated Iraq War veteran and author of The Long Walk describes his journey in the footsteps of 18th-century explorer Alexander Mackenzie and his discovery of the fabled Northwest Passage that Mackenzie never realized he had found
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10622591
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BTCTA
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Castner, Brian
Dewey number
910.916327
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Mackenzie, Alexander
  • Mackenzie River (N.W.T.)
  • Northwest Passage
  • Northwest Passage
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Arctic Ocean
Target audience
adult
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finding and losing the Northwest Passage
Label
Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest Passage, Brian Castner
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Control code
ocn993997996
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
656 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525595373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)993997996
Label
Disappointment River : finding and losing the Northwest Passage, Brian Castner
Publication
Note
Title from web page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn993997996
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
656 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525595373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)993997996

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