By H.S.M. Kemp
In palpable, frequently gripping prose, Kemp depicts lifestyles at the path in all seasons: paddling and portaging freight canoes, utilizing muzzle-loaders, operating on snowshoes to wreck trails for canines pulling toboggans, and making camp on the finish of an onerous day.
A proficient author, Kemp creates precise pictures of these he encounters, together with the Cree humans between whom he lived, whose language he spoke, whose abilities he prominent, and whose customs he respected.
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