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Scenes Seen by the Lazy Planter By Kevin Tummers
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A photographic collection featuring 65 full color images of Nova Scotia wilderness while tree planting in 2005. The photos were taken at sites in the northern mainland counties of Guysborough,... More > Pictou, Colchester, Cumberland and Antigonish.< Less
Critters n' Scenes Vol. II By Chris MacDonald
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A collection of wildlife & nature pics taken in and around the Miramichi, New Brunswick area. Foxes, deer, birds & even a few moose make an appearance. Photography is a great way to enjoy the... More > outdoors. Contact: miramichininja@hotmail.com< Less
The Fort: Being a Firsthand Account of the Adventures and Hardships of a Living History Interpreter in the Wilderness of the Upper Mississippi, Having Occurred in the Years 1993-2000 By Matthew Hutchinson
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Have you ever visited a living history museum such as Colonial Williamsburg or Plimoth Plantation and wondered what goes on behind the scenes, when the visitors aren't looking? The Fort is a first... More > person memoir of the daily operation of an early-nineteenth-century living history site. Having interpreted at the site for eight seasons, the author weaves a narrative laced with humor, history and educational theory, relating what does and doesn't work when it comes to visitor-interpreter interaction. While there have been earlier books written on the subject, these tend to be heavily academic in nature; The Fort promises to be entertaining as well as educational, and will appeal to the occasional museum visitor and the professional historian alike.< Less
Ancient Enemies By Tim Malbon
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A novel set in the wilderness of the far north of Scotland. Mark Jackson has set out on a mountain bike in search of an ancient Viking Landing Site. He meets Alice and they spend a passionate couple... More > of days together before he continues with his solitary adventure. In a remote corner of the unforgiving landscape, he stumbles upon a scene of primeval horror taking place far away from prying eyes. Finding himself in a perilous situation, he is forced to take desperate measures.< Less
Trapper Lake By D. Dale Thompson
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Trapper Lake, lost in the Minnesota wilderness after old logging roads became obliterated by poplars, alders and birches, was rediscovered by a young biologist doing a study of the ecology of the... More > area. When he learns that most of this unusual lake is included in a tract of land listed in a tax-sale announcement, he buys the land. Long after he is dead and his land is passed on to his descendents, Trapper Lake, still remote, becomes the scene of an unusual drama.< Less
Trapper Lake By D. Dale Thompson
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Trapper Lake, lost in the Minnesota wilderness after old logging roads became obliterated by poplars, alders and birches, was rediscovered by a young biologist doing a study of the ecology of the... More > area. When he learns that most of this unusual lake is included in a tract of land listed in a tax-sale announcement, he buys the land. Long after he is dead and his land is passed on to his descendents, Trapper Lake, still remote, becomes the scene of an unusual drama.< Less
From a Canoe By James Scobbie
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From a Canoe is a collection of 80 extraordinary images drawn from a series of canoe trips in the northern Canadian wilderness. Photographed exclusively in the expressive and graphic medium of black... More > and white, these images represent scenes from that uniquely Canadian perspective of a canoe.< Less
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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Set in 1757, at the time of the French and Indian War on the wilderness frontier between the English and French colonies, "The Last of the Mohicans", the second and most famous of the... More > "Leatherstocking Tales", revolves around the efforts of Alice and Cora Munro to join their father at Fort William Henry, where he commands a wilderness outpost on Lake George in northern New York. Their guide in the wilderness, Magua, leader of a group of Hurons allied with the French, has other plans, but when Hawkeye (Natty Bumppo), Chingachgook, and his son Uncas come on the scene, Magua's schemes are laid bare, and a thrilling series of escapes, attacks, captures, and rescues ensues. "... in his immortal friendship of Chingachgook and Natty Bumppo (Cooper)dreamed the nucleus of a new society... A stark stripped human relationship of two men, deeper than the deeps of sex. Deeper than property, deeper than fatherhood, deeper than marriage, deeper than Love." - D.H. Lawrence< Less
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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Set in 1757, at the time of the French and Indian War on the wilderness frontier between the English and French colonies, "The Last of the Mohicans", the second and most famous of the... More > "Leatherstocking Tales", revolves around the efforts of Alice and Cora Munro to join their father at Fort William Henry, where he commands a wilderness outpost on Lake George in northern New York. Their guide in the wilderness, Magua, leader of a group of Hurons allied with the French, has other plans, but when Hawkeye (Natty Bumppo), Chingachgook, and his son Uncas come on the scene, Magua's schemes are laid bare, and a thrilling series of escapes, attacks, captures, and rescues ensues. "... in his immortal friendship of Chingachgook and Natty Bumppo (Cooper)dreamed the nucleus of a new society... A stark stripped human relationship of two men, deeper than the deeps of sex. Deeper than property, deeper than fatherhood, deeper than marriage, deeper than Love." - D.H. Lawrence< Less
The Little Lady of the Big House By Jack London
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Jack London said of this novel: "It is all sex from start to finish -- in which no sexual adventure is actually achieved or comes within a million miles of being achieved, and in which,... More > nevertheless, is all the guts of sex, coupled with strength." The Little Lady of the Big House (1915) is not autobiography, but speaks of Jack London’s "frank borrowing from his life with Charmian" and says it is "psychologically valid as a mirror of events during the winter of 1912–13. The story concerns a love triangle. The protagonist, Dick Forrest, is a rancher with a poetic streak (his "acorn song" recalls London's play, "The Acorn Planters."). His wife, Paula, is a vivacious, athletic, and sexually self-aware woman (in one scene, she rides a stallion into a "swimming tank," emerging in "a white silken slip of a bathing suit that molded to her form like a marble-carven veiling of drapery.") Paula, like Charmian, is subject to insomnia…< Less