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Rowing the Northwest Passage adventure, fear, and awe in a rising sea by Kevin Vallely

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rowing,
  • Description and travel,
  • Adventure and adventurers

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesAdventure, fear, and awe in a rising sea
StatementKevin Vallely
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG640 .V35 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination226 pages
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26938897M
ISBN 101771641347
ISBN 109781771641340
OCLC/WorldCa973383725

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"Rowing the Northwest Passage combines a fantastic tale of adventure with an important message on the state of our environment. Vallely's writing keeps the reader engaged with beautiful descriptions of the people, landscapes and wildlife he encounters. Overall, this is a must-read for anyone who enjoys the outdoors, or just a well-written book 4/5(2).   “If one could make it across the Northwest [Passage] in a single season, in a rowboat, it would scream to the profound effects climate change is having on the Arctic,” writes Kevin Vallely in the opening pages of his new book, Rowing the Northwest Passage: Adventure, Fear and Awe in a Rising Sea. The book, available today from Greystone Books, is an account of his attempt to row from.   “If one could make it across the Northwest [Passage] in a single season, in a rowboat, it would scream to the profound effects climate change is having on the Arctic,” writes Kevin Vallely in the opening pages of his new book, Rowing the Northwest Passage: Adventure, Fear and Awe in a Rising Sea (Greystone Books, ). Free download or read online Northwest Passage pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Kenneth Roberts. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this historical, historical fiction story are Langdon Towne, Cap Huff/5.

  From Robert Service to Stan Rogers, the Northwest Passage has been conjured as impossibly unnavigable and laden with peril. But Kevin Vallely set out to make the passage in one season - and rowing! What this modern saga of the Northwest Passage brings to light is the new image of the passage as canary in the coal : Greystone Books. “Rowing the Northwest Passage” By Kevin Vallely. Greystone Books. • pages • $ David James is a freelance writer who lives in Fairbanks. He can be emailed at [email protected]   Book review: We have plenty of stories about the region from the golden age of exploration, but modern tales are fewer. “Rowing the Northwest Passage” will provide the curious with a .   Rowing the Northwest Passage Adventure, Fear, and Awe in A Rising Sea (Book): Vallely, Kevin: Vallely transports the reader to places few will ever go: the very edges of the earth and of human endurance. --Evan Solomon In this gripping first-hand account, four seasoned adventurers navigate a sophisticated, high-tech rowboat across the Northwest Passage.

Rowing the Northwest Passage Adventure, Fear, and Awe in A Rising Sea (Book): Vallely, Kevin: Four men in a rowboat make an historic attempt on the Northwest Passage to focus global attention on an environmental catastrophe.   Vallely chronicles the adventure in an upcoming book, ‘Rowing the Northwest Passage,’ which tells of storms, the rapidly changing Arctic, and their experience with climate change deniers. Adventurer and explorer Vallely’s debut takes readers along on his harrowing but beautiful journey in a custom-made rowboat through the Arctic Ocean’s Northwest Passage, which connects. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.