Regional Canada
epub |eng | 2018-04-19 | Author:Catherine Reid

Carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus) on the cover of E. J. Bowen’s Catalogue of 1902, in a color and size that wouldn’t have appeared in a grandmother’s garden; most dianthus are pale ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers April 19,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Steve Pitt

Blockhouses like these at Fort George in Niagara-on-the-Lake would have housed Richard Pierpoint and his fellow Coloured Corps militiamen during the War of 1812. Also streaming into Fort George were ...
( Category: Biographies April 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-30 | Author:Robert Rogers

Not being able to find any tripe de roche, we drank an infusion of Labrador tea and ate a few morsels of burnt leather for supper. —John Franklin Labrador tea ...
( Category: Regional Canada April 17,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Damian Asher & Omar Mouallem

* * * Though I had my radio, I didn’t know how to use it and needed to stop at Mac Island for a tutorial. I was also desperate to ...
( Category: Earth Sciences April 14,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Susanna Moodie [Susanna Moodie]

FIFTEEN THE WILDERNESS, AND OUR INDIAN FRIENDS Man of strange race! stern dweller of the wild! Nature’s free-born, untamed, and daring child! The clouds of the preceding night, instead of ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers April 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2005-04-06 | Author:Gerard Kenney

SOURCE: OTTO SVERDRUP’S NEW LAND The Fram, frozen in the ice, winter of 1901–02. While they were waiting, the crew sawed and blasted a channel south of the ship. Only ...
( Category: World April 6,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jody Mitic

Private Ron Rivers (Ret) grew up on the Wikwemikong First Nations Reserve on Manitoulin Island. He joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 1974 and served as a UN peacekeeper in ...
( Category: Memoirs April 5,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2011-04-05 | Author:Emily Carr

SLEEP When I was a child I was staying at one of Victoria’s beaches. I was down on the point watching a school of porpoises at play off Trial Island ...
( Category: Specific Groups April 1,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-16 | Author:Jen Agg

• family management • taking orders • making drinks • trying to course out tables • working with a new team for the very first time It was terrifying and ...
( Category: Specific Groups March 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-01 | Author:Holly Quan

( Category: Americas March 5,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-25 | Author:Eve Lazarus

A page from Vance’s diary describes the bomb that was put in his car. Courtesy of the Vance family His screams brought Ethel Vance running. She called for their son ...
( Category: Specific Groups January 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-25 | Author:Michele Dunkerley

Schubart on-site during excavation and clearing, 1980s. He seemed to enjoy that process nearly as much as architectural design. Photograph courtesy of Robert Barnard Design, Ltd. What a dramatic contrast ...
( Category: Regional Canada January 25,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-05 | Author:Topher Donahue

Topher Donahue. A ski guide in Kootenay works hard to stay ahead of a group of hungry powder pigs. 7 The First Track A few points the guide should keep ...
( Category: Mountaineering December 28,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-18 | Author:Andrew Peacock [Peacock, Andrew]

20. The Slide BY THE TIME LIAM WAS SEVEN, his two sisters, Adrian and Astrid, were five and three. Like most mornings, Liam was up before everyone else to draw ...
( Category: Regional Canada December 16,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Young & Robert Rogers & Russell Willier

PROPERTIES Work by Vitali et al. (2006) found topical applications analgesic and anti-inflammatory, and internal use antidiarrheal and antimotile on gastrointestinal tissue. The aerial parts have a long tradition of ...
( Category: Anthropology November 26,2017 )

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