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Mapmaker : Philip Turnor in Rupert's Land in the Age of Enlightenment —Mitchell, Barbara, 1944- author.
Book
2017
8 available of 8 items

"As the first inland surveyor for the Hudson's Bay Company, Philip Turnor stands tall among the explorers and mapmakers of Canada. Accompanied by Cree guides and his Cree wife, Turnor travelled 15,000 miles by canoe and ...

Mapping the wilderness : the story of David Thompson —Shardlow, Tom, 1958-
Book
2006
4 available of 5 items

A biography of the Canadian explorer, fur trader, surveyor, and cartographer, David Thompson.

The railway pathfinders —Berton, Pierre, 1920-2004.
Book
1992
4 available of 4 items

David Thompson the great mapmaker
DVD
2012
1 available of 1 items

During his lifetime he mapped a million and a half square miles of uncharted country; the greatest achievement in land geography of all time. This film re-creates Thompson's story, culminating in his journey to the Pacif...

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