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Robert Service : the true adventures of Yukon's favourite bard —Andra-Warner, Elle, 1946- author.
Book
2020
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"A quick-paced and engaging biography of Canada's favourite northern poet, Robert Service. Born in England in 1874 to Scottish parents, Robert William Service was raised to live the practical life of a banker. Although b...

Robert Service : a great Canadian poet's romance with the north —Andra-Warner, Elle, 1946-
Book
2004
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Robert William Service lived a life of adventure. Best known for his world-famous poems such as the 'Shooting of Dan McGrew", he drew much of his inspiration from the great Canadian North. Despite his many adventures in ...

The Mounties : tales of adventure and danger from the early days —Andra-Warner, Elle, 1946-
Book
2004
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Canada established a unique mounted police force in 1873 to restore law and order to the western frontier. The men who joined the Force and marched west shared many characteristics - a love of adventure, extreme enduranc...

Hudson's Bay Company adventures : tales of Canada's fur traders —Andra-Warner, Elle, 1946-
Book
2009
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Provides a historical overview of the Hudson's Bay Company and the people involved in Canada's fur trade.

James Macleod : the Red Coats' first true leader —Andra-Warner, Elle, 1946- author.
Book
2019
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A descendant of warriors, chiefs and military men of the Clan MacLeod, James A.F. Macleod led an adventurous life that took him from his birthplace on Scotland's Isle of Skye to the Canadian west. After immigrating to On...

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