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Published by Macmillan and Co. in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mackenzie (N.W.T.) -- Description and travel,
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Warburton Pike.
SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 423, no. 4281.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationix p., 1 leaf, 300 p.
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17685772M

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A few months ago I wondered if a history dealing with the Barren Ground of Northern Canada existed. I liked this book from the very beginning, because I learned everything I wanted to know about the Barren Ground along with the native populations of the Canadian Native peoples histories/5(2). Get this from a library! The barren ground of northern Canada.. [Warburton Pike] -- Account of expedition to the Northwest Territories in in search of muskox. Author received much assistance at the Hudson Bay Company's trading posts.   The barren ground of northern Canada. [Warburton Pike] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book online via the Internet Archive (viewed Novem ). Page 45 - Its range," writes Warburton Pike, "appears to be from the islands in the Arctic Sea to the southern part of Hudson's Bay, while the Mackenzie River is the limit of their western wandering. In the summer time they keep to the true Barren Grounds, but in the autumn, when their feeding-grounds are covered with snow, they seek the hanging moss in the woods.

Barren Grounds, vast subarctic prairie (tundra) region of northern mainland Canada, lying principally in the territory of Nunavut but also including the eastern portion of the Northwest Territories. It extends westward from Hudson Bay to the Great Slave and Great Bear lakes, northward to the Arctic. The Barren Ground of Northern Canada Appendix I: This country includes the great “barren grounds" of the continent, and is the principal winter resort of the musk-ox as well as of great herds of caribou. Pere Lacasse; but the only published information which I have been able to find is contained in a book written by J. McLean, and in. The barren-ground caribou (Rangifer tarandus groenlandicus) is a subspecies of the reindeer (or the caribou in North America) that is found mainly in the Canadian territories of Nunavut and the Northwest Territories, as well as in Kitaa, sometimes includes the similar-looking Porcupine caribou, in which case the barren-ground caribou is also found in : Mammalia. Internet Archive BookReader The barren ground of northern Canada.

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