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The Modern Beginnings of Subarctic Ornithology

Debra Lindsay

The Modern Beginnings of Subarctic Ornithology

Northern Correspondence With the Smithsonian Institution, 1856-68

by Debra Lindsay

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Published by University of Manitoba Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reference,
  • History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11769362M
    ISBN 100969210132
    ISBN 109780969210139

    The Subarctic culture area spans the entire North American continent; it covers most of Canada as well as much of Alaska s interior. In clockwise order, it is bordered by the Far West, Northwest, Arctic, Eastern Woodland and Plains culture regions. The widely spaced and few original inhabitants of the Subarctic stubbornly dealt with long, tough winters, as well as short summers alive with big. All Smithsonian museums and Smithsonian Libraries locations continue to be closed to support the effort to contain the spread of COVID We are not announcing a re-opening date at this time and will provide updates on a regular and as-needed basis.

      Reading North: Books in the Arctic. Oula has run a mobile library in the Nordic Arctic for 40 years, but as retirement looms the bus' future is uncertain. The Great Book Robbery.   Paul Sterry is a highly regarded and best-selling wildlife author and photographer. He is the author or coauthor of more than 50 books, including the HarperCollins Complete North American Wildlife and the Collins Complete British E. Small is a leading nature photographer and author, and the photo editor of Birding magazine. He has been the principal photographer for many Brand: Princeton University Press.

    Killed moose, caribou, beaver, rabbits, and fish for food. Subarctic and Eastern Woodlands. Used dogsleds and huskies. The Subarctic People used different kinds of houses, but all were small, easy to set up and take down, and move from place to place. Most Dene people lived in either plains-type tipis- skin tents supported by whalebones- or lean-tos of brush. Double Lean-tos covered in hide and brush were used. Lean-tos were free-standing beams of wood or whale.


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Because of this omission, it is not clear why the editor considers this period the 'modern beginnings of subarctic ornithology.' Book Reviews The information contained in the correspondence of naturalistcollector Robert Kennicott and Hudson's Bay Company personnel such as George Barnston, Bernard Ross, and Roderick Macfarlane includes Author: Marianne Gosztonyi Ainley.

Get this from a library. The Modern beginnings of subarctic ornithology: correspondence to the Smithsonian Institution, [Debra J Lindsay; Manitoba Record Society.;] -- Collection of correspondence of naturalists collecting birds eggs and other specimens in British North America () for the Smithsonian Institution.

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