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Ke the route his father never travelled except in his beloved song “The Northwest Passage” which he performs both as anthem and lament at sea And she guides us through her own personal odyssey emigrating from England to Canada as a child and discovering both what was lost and what was gained as a result of that journeyIn breathtaking prose charged with vivid descriptions of the land and its people Kathleen Winter’s Boundless is a haunting and powerful story and a homage to the ever evolving and magnetic power of the Nor The name the Northwest Passage is not written on world maps it is an idea rather than a place I d long felt the power of that ide

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Boundless Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage

The long awaited follow up to Annabel and Kathleen Winter’s first work of narrative nonfictionIn 2010 bestselling author Kathleen Winter took a journey across the storied Northwest Passage among marine scientists historians archaeologists anthropologists and curious passengers From Greenland to Baffin Island and all along the passage Winter bears witness to the new math of the melting North where polar bears mate with grizzlies creating a new hybrid species; where the earth is on the cusp of yielding so much buried treasu BoundlessKathleen Winter s subtitle is Adventures in the Northwest Passage At times she refers to her journey as an expedit

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Re that five nations stand poised to claim sovereignty of the land; and where the local Inuit population struggles to navigate the tension between taking part in the new global economy and defending their traditional way of lifeThroughout the journey she also learns from fellow passengers Aaju Peter and Bernadette Dean who teach her about Inuit society past and present She bonds with Nathan Rogers son of the late Canadian icon Stan Rogers who died in a plane crash when Nathan was nearly four years old Nathan’s uest is to ta This book like few others had a truly feeling sensual effective way of getting through to me the vital importance of LAND and th


10 thoughts on “Boundless Tracing Land and Dream in a New Northwest Passage

  1. says:

    Afforded the opportunity to take passage on a ship journeying through the Northwest passage Winter jumps at the chance What follows are her thoughts on the land fellow passengers the ship itself and the connectedness to the land the animals and those who journeyed here before her many such as the Franklin Expedition who lost their livesPart travelogue part memoir this lyrical book written with uiet elegance and poetic beauty real

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    BoundlessKathleen Winter’s subtitle is ‘Adventures in the Northwest Passage’ At times she refers to her journey as an expedition I don’t mean to be unkind but it’s not an expedition In 2010 she is invited to be writer in residence

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    BOTW Teresa Gallagher reads Kathleen Winter's story of her journey as the Writer in Residence on a boat travelling through the Northwest Passage and how the voyage became as much an exploration of her own roots as a venture into the arctic ice fieldsKathleen Winter was born in Bill uay near Gateshead When she was still young the family emigra

  4. says:

    From BBC Radio 4 Book of the WeekTeresa Gallagher reads Kathleen Winter's story of her journey as the Writer in Residence on a boat travelling through the Northwest Passage and how the voyage became as much an exploration of her own roots as a venture into the arctic ice fields

  5. says:

    An absolutely wonderful book Kathleen Winters approaches her voyage into the high Arctic as a spiritual seeker than your typical travel writer She longs for an experience of landscape rather than an intellectual examinati

  6. says:

    This book like few others had a truly feeling sensual effective way of getting through to me the vital importance of LAND and the messages it can Winter says give to us directly if only we would listen There were times during this read the beginning and the end most effectively I think that I felt a real peace and calm t

  7. says:

    A favorite writer travel to the Canadian far north stories about Newfoundland and Montreal what's not to love Much of this book was wo

  8. says:

    The name the Northwest Passage is not written on world maps it is an idea rather than a place I'd long felt the power of

  9. says:

    I was expecting a writing mix of history science and personal experience but this book was personal an introspective journey

  10. says:

    A beautiful poignant and lyrical book about a trip that Kathleen took through the Northwest passage Along with many others she travelled on a ship and explored the region This is a gorgeous reflective book It moves at a slow pace but it is full of reverence for the land its history and the people who live in this region

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