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Title Author(s) Year Quarter Page
Basic River Canoeing American Camping Assoc. 1975 2 7
Trees of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada William Harlow 1975 2 7
A Journey to the Northern Sea Samuel Hearne 1975 3 11
Canada Canoe Routes Nick Nickels 1975 3 11
Che-Mun Nick Nickels 1975 3 11
Introduction to Canoeing Bradford Angier and Zack Taylor 1975 3 11
North Dept. of Indian and Northern ... 1975 3 11
Once Upon a Wilderness Calvin Rustrum 1975 3 11
One Cosmic Instant John Livingston 1975 3 11
Outdoor Canada (Canadan magazine) 1975 3 11
The Beaver Hudson's Bay Co. 1975 3 11
The Wolf L.D.Mech 1975 3 11
Wilderness Camping (USA magazine) 1975 3 11
The All-Purpose Guide to Paddling Dean Norman 1976 4 10
Canoe Canada Nick Nickels 1977 1 19
Hypothermia (bibliography) 1977 1 19
The Complete Wilderness Paddler James Davidson and John Rugge 1977 1 19
Basic River Canoeing Robert McNair 1977 2 15
Wilderness Adventure '77 Harry Roberts 1977 2 15
The Canoe and White Water C.E.S. Franks 1977 3 15
Tom Thomson: The Silence and the Storm Harold Town and David Silcox 1977 4 15
Fort Temiskaming and the Fur Trade Elaine Mitchell 1978 1 19
The Outdoorman's Guide to Wilderness Camping Douglas Durst 1978 1 19
Canoeing and the Canadian Wilderness (bibliography) 1978 2 14
Wildlife Country and How to Enjoy It National Wildlife Federation 1978 3 10
The Budget Backpacker L.A. Zakreski 1978 4 5
Cache Lake Country John Rowlands 1979 1 7
99 Days on the Yukon Thomas McGuire 1979 2 15
Canoeing With the Cree Eric Sevareid 1979 2 15
Wilderness Canoeing and Camping Cliff Jacobson 1979 2 15
The Complete Light-Pack and Trail Foods Cookbook Edwin Drew 1979 3 7
The Starship and the Canoe Kenneth Brower 1979 4 9
The Survival of the Bark Canoe Jon McPhee 1979 4 9
Wilderness Medicine William Forgey 1979 4 9
Black Flies and Whitewater A.T. Sloan 1980 1 9
Canoeing Wilderness Waters G.H. Evans 1980 1 9
Alpine Canada Andy Russell and J.A. Kraulis 1980 2 7
Backwoods Ethics: Environmental Concerns for Hikers and Camp Laura and Guy Waterman 1980 2 7
Fur Trade Canoe Routes of Canada / Then and Now Eric Morse 1980 3 7
Paddling my Own Canoe Audrey Sutherland 1980 3 7
Nahanni Trailhead Joanne Ronan Moore 1980 4 5
The Dangerous River R.M. Patterson 1980 4 5
Building the Main Guide Canoe Jerry Stelmak 1981 1 8
Path of the Paddle Bill Mason 1981 1 8
Canoe Routes of Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources 1981 2 7
Last of the Coureur de Bois Paul Provencher 1981 3 7
The Complete Woodsman Paul Provencher 1981 3 7
Bushed Ken Stange 1981 4 5
"Expedition, An Arctic Journey Through History on George Bac David Pelly 1982 1 8
"The Inuit, Life as It Was" Richard Harrington 1982 2 7
The Keewaydin Way Brian Back 1983 3 14
The Canoe Guide's Handbook Gil Gilpatrick 1983 4 23
The Spirit of Canoe Camping Harry Drabik 1983 4 23
The Wilderness Handbook Paul Petzoldt 1983 4 23
Guide des Rivieres Sportives au Quebec Gilles Fortin 1984 3 11
Master Canoe Builder Nick Nickels 1985 2 10
Adventures in Wild Canada John and Janet Foster 1985 3 12
Arctic Wildlife Monte Hummel 1985 3 12
Canoeing Wild Rivers Cliff Jacobson 1985 3 12
Nastawgan: The Canadian North by Canoe and Snowshoe Bruce Hodgins & Margaret Hobbs 1985 4 20
Power from the North Robert Bourassa 1986 1 17
A Naturalist on the Thelon River David Pelly 1986 2 17
Company of Adventurers Peter Newman 1986 2 17
Loon Magic Tom Klein 1986 3 17
The Loon - Voice of the Wilderness Joan Dunning 1986 3 17
Wilderness Visionairies Jim dale Vickery 1986 3 17
Canoeing Ontario's Rivers Ron Reid and Janet Grand 1986 4 18
To the Last Drop: Canada and the World's Water Crisis Michael Keating 1986 4 18
Wild Waters James Raffan 1987 1 19
"Arctid Dreams, Imagination and Desire in a Northern Landsca Barry Lopez 1987 2 15
"Freshwater Saga, Memoirs of a Lifetime of Wilderness Canoei Eric Morse 1987 2 15
Cruise of the Blue Flujin Ken Wise 1987 4 28
Making the Attikamek Snowshoe Henri Vaillancourt 1987 4 28
A Dream Like Mine M.T. Kelly 1988 1 12
The Family Canoe Trip The Shepardsons 1988 1 12
Challnge the Wilderness Clayton Klein 1988 2 24
Guide to Sea Kayaking Derek Hutchinson 1988 2 4
Riviere Dumoine Hap Wilson 1988 2 24
Sea Kayaking John Dowd 1988 2 4
The Canadian Canoeing Companion Alex Narvey 1988 2 24
Arcana Poli Hochelaga Research Institute 1988 3 25
Supermarket Backpacker Harriett Barker 1988 3 25
The Nahanni Portfolio Pat and Rosemarie Keough 1988 3 24
The Wood and Canvas Canoe Jerry Stelmok and Rollin Thurlow 1988 3 25
"Canexus, The Canoe in Canadian Culture" James Raffan and Bert Horwood 1988 4 20
"Song of the Paddle, An Illustrated Guide to Wilderness Cano Bill Mason 1988 4 20
Borealis (magazine) Canadian Parks and Wilderness � 1989 1 9
Great Heart James Davidson and John Rugge 1989 1 9
Baidarka George Dyson 1989 2 18
The Basic Essentials of Map and Compass Cliff Jacobson 1989 2 18
Birchbark Canoe David Gidmark 1989 3 13
Qayaq (newsletter) Great Lakes Sea Kayaking Assoc. 1989 3 13
"Qikaaluktut, Images of Inuit Life" Ruth Tulurialik and David Pelly 1989 3 13
The Last Wilderness Peter Browning 1989 3 13
The North Elliott Merrick 1989 4 13
The Psychology of Wilderness Survival Gino Ferri 1989 4 13
Into the Great Solitude (video) Robert Perkins 1990 1 25
The Basic Essentials of Cooking in the Outdoors Cliff Jacobson 1990 1 24
"The Great Lakes, An Environmental Atlas & Resource Book" Environment Canada 1990 1 24
"Canoeing Wild Rivers, A Primer to North American Expedition Cliff Jacobson 1990 3 20
"Dan McGrew, Sam McGee and Other Great Service" Robert Service 1990 3 20
"Down North to the Sea, 2,000 Miles by Canoe to the Arctic O Alden Hayes 1990 3 20
"Soft Paths, How to Enjoy the Wilderness Without Harming it" Bruce Hampton and Davod Cole 1990 3 19
"Birchbark Canoe, The Story of an Apprenticeship with the In David Gidmark 1990 4 24
"Journal of Barrenlander, W.H.B. Hoare, 1928-1929" Sheila Thomson 1990 4 25
The Basic Essentials of Knots for the Outdoors Cliff Jacobson 1990 4 24
This River the Muskoka Gary Long 1990 4 24
A Walk on the Canol Road R.S. Gage 1991 1 22
Arctic Argonauts Walter Kenyon 1991 1 22
"Summer North of Sixty, By Paddle and Portage Across the Bar James Raffan 1991 1 21
The Niagara Escarpment Pat and Rosemarie Keough 1991 1 22
Into the Great Solitude Robert Perkins 1991 2 32
"Seekers of the Horizon, Sea Kayaking Voyages From Around th Will Nordby 1991 2 32
"Coastal Labrador, A Northernh Odyssey" Tony Oppersdorff 1991 3 17
Killarney Kevin Callan 1991 3 17
The Basic Essentials of First Aid for the Outdoors William Forgey 1991 3 17
The Basix Essentials of Hypothermia William Forgey 1991 4 29
Beyond the Paddle Garrett Conover 1992 1 14
The Long Crossing and Other Labrador Stories Elliott Merrick 1992 1 14
"Algonquin Seasons, A Natural History of Algonquin Park" Michael Runtz 1992 2 28
"How to Shit in the Woods, An Environmentally Sound Approach Kathleen Meyer 1992 2 29
"Moose Country, Saga of the Woodland Moose" Michael Runtz 1992 2 28
The Basic Essentials of Photography Outdoors Mike Wyatt 1992 2 28
"The French and Pickerel Rivers, their History and their Peo William Campbell 1992 2 28
"The Kazan, Journey Into an Emerging Land" David Pelly and Christopher Hanks 1992 2 28
"Arctic Adventures, Exploring Canada's North by Canoe and Do Ian and Sally Wilson 1992 4 22
"Free-Heel Skiing, The Secrets of Telemark and Parallel Tech Paul Parker 1992 4 22
Map of French River Provincial Park Ontario Ministrof Natural Resour... 1992 4 22
"Muskeg, Mosquitoes and Moose" Joyce Allan Stone 1992 4 23
"Wilderness Waterways, The Whole Water Reference for Paddler Ronald Ziegler 1992 4 23
"Islands of Hope, Ontario's Parks and Wilderness" Lori Labatt and Bruce litteljohn 1993 1 21
"Qitdlarssuaq, The Story of a Polar Migration" Guy Marie Rouseliere 1993 1 21
Historical Temagami Map Craig Macdonald 1993 2 24
"Lightweight Camping, A Four Seasons Source Book" Michael; Hatton 1993 2 24
"Nahanni, River of Gold, River of Dreams" Neil Hartling 1993 2 25
"The Baffin Handbook, Travelling in Canada's Arctic" W. Richard Hamilton 1993 2 24
The Sacred Earth Courtney Milne 1993 2 25
"Algonquin, The Park and Its People" Donald Standfield and Liz Lundell 1993 3 25
The Best of The Raven Dan Strickland and Russ Rutter 1993 3 25
"Up North, A Guide to Ontario's Wilderness from Blackflies t Doug Bennet and Tim Tiner 1993 3 25
Cottage Country Canoe Rouites Kevin Callan 1993 4 25
Petawawa River George Drought 1993 4 25
Rivers of the Upper Ottawa Valley Hap Wilson 1993 4 25
"At Home in the Wilderness, Book One: Tactics for Camp and P Beth and Dave Buckley 1994 2 23
"Campsite Memories, True Tales from Wild Places" Cliff Jacobson 1994 2 23
"The Run of the River, Portraits of Eleven British Columbia Mark Hume 1994 2 23
"Nahanni, the River Guide" Peter Jowett 1994 3 15
"Canoeing North into the Unknown, A Record of River Travel 1 B. Hodgins and G. Hoyle 1994 4 22
A Discovery of Strangers Rudy Wiebe 1995 1 12
A Snow Walker's Companion Garrett and Alexandra Conover 1995 2 24
Northern Nurse Elliott Merrick 1995 2 24
Solo Playboating With Kent Ford (Video) Kent Ford 1995 3 11
"Elora Gorge, A Visitor's Guide" Kenneth Hewitt 1995 4 24
Going Inside Alan Kesselheim 1995 4 24
True North Elliott Merrick 1995 4 24
"Voyages, Canada's Heritage Rivers" Lynn Noel and Hap Wilson 1995 4 24
A Death on the Barrens George Grinnell 1996 1 20
"On the Land, Confronting the Challenges to Aboriginal Self- B. Hodgins and K. Cannon 1996 1 20
"Thelon, A River Sanctuary" David Pelly 1996 1 20
Canoeing Canada's Northwest Territories Mary McCreadie 1996 2 24
Canoescapes Bill Mason 1996 2 24
French River: Canoeing the River of the Stick-Wavers Toni Harting 1996 2 24
"Knotcraft, The Practical and Entertaining Art of Tying Knot Allan and Paulette Macfarlan 1996 2 23
Self-Working Rope Magic Karl Fulves 1996 2 23
Superior: Journeys on an Inland Sea Gary and Joanie McGuffin 1996 2 24
The Ashley Book of Knots Clifford Ashley 1996 2 23
The Knots Puzzle Book Heather McLeay 1996 2 23
Up the Creek: A Paddler's Guide to Ontario Kevin Callan 1996 2 24
Canoescapes Bill Mason 1996 3 20
Fire in the Bones: Bill Mason and the Canadian Canoeing Trad James Raffan 1996 3 20
Canada's River Heritage "J. Marsh, W. Hodgins, E. Hanson" 1997 1 20
Madawaska River and Opeongo River Whitewater Guide George Drought 1997 1 20
Pukaskwa River Canoe Guide G. Drought and A. Snelleman 1997 1 20
Big Drag Creek to the Mackenzie River (VHS video) George Drought 1997 2 13
The Shape of the Canoe John Winters 1997 2 13
"Voyage of a Summer Sun, Canoeing the Columbia River" Robin Cody 1997 2 13
A Naturalist's Guide to the Tatshenshini-Alsek H. Hamilton and A. Meloche 1997 3 18
"Brook Trout and Blackflies, A Paddler's Guide to Algonquin Kevin Callan 1997 3 17
"Idleness, Water, and a Canoe, Reflections on Paddling for P Jamie Benidickson 1997 3 17
The Sweetwater Explorer: Paddling in Grey and Bruce Counties A. Armitage and W. Waterton 1997 3 18
The Whole Paddler's Catalog Zip Kellogg 1997 3 18
"Arctic Cairn Notes, Canoeists' Reflections on the Hanbury,T Betelgeuse Books 1998 1 16
Ottawa River Whitewater Jim Hargreaves 1998 2 23
The Complete Canoe Trip Planner W. Gignac and J. Rudolph 1998 2 23
Birchbark Canoes of the Fur Trade Timothy J. Kent 1998 3 17
Bushwacker Magazine Bear Creek Co. 1998 3 17
In the Wilds: Canoeing and Canadian Art (exhibit) McMichael Canadian Art Collection 1998 3 17
Voyageur Magazine Voyageur Magazine 1998 3 17
Superior Illusions R. Pope and N. Broadfoot 1998 4 22
"Tahquamenon Tales, Experiences of an Early French Trader an Timothy J. Kent 1998 4 22
Camping's Top Secrets Cliff Jacobson 1999 1 22
Wilderness Rivers of Manitoba H. Wilson and S. Aykroyd 1999 1 22
"Bark,Skin and Cedar: Exploring the Canoe in Canadian Experi James Raffan 1999 2 16
The Canoe in Canadian Cultures "J. Jennings, B. Hodgins, D. Small" 1999 2 16
Wanapitei Canoe Trippers' Cookbook II Carol Hodgins 1999 2 16
Basic Essentials: Knots/Cooking/Map and Compass/Canoeing (4 Cliff Jacobson 1999 3 20
Paddle Your Own Canoe Gary and Joanie McGuffin 1999 3 20
"Rapid, Canada's Whitewater Mag" Rapid Magazine Inc. 1999 3 20
"River, Journal of Paddlesport & River Adventure" MacLeod Publishing 1999 3 20
Where Rivers Run Gary and Joanie McGuffin 1999 3 20
Arctic Discovery (Historic Books on CD-ROM) CD-Academia Book Co. 1999 4 23
"Cradle to Canoe, Camping and Canoeing With Children" Rolf and Debra Kraiker 1999 4 22
Further Up The Creek Kevin Callan 1999 4 22
Kayaking Georgian Bay J. Reynolds and H. Smith 1999 4 22
"Stories From the Bow Seat, The Wisdom & Waggery of Canoe Tr D. Standfield and L. Lundell 1999 4 22
"Uvajuq, The Origin of Death" "E Klengenberg, D.Pelly, K.Crockatt" 1999 4 22
Nineteenth-Century Algonquin Adventure J. Dickson and G. Long 2000 1 19
The Adventure Map Chrismar Mapping Services Inc. 2000 1 19
Exploring the Fur Trade Routes of North America Barbara Huck 2000 2 19
"Snowshoes and Solitude, A Year in the Wabakimi Wilderness ( Wilderness Spirit Productions 2000 2 19
"Shooting Paddlers - Photographic Adventures with Canoeists, Toni Harting 2000 3 10
The Mazinaw Experience - Bon Echo and Beyond John Campbell 2000 3 10
Expedition Canoeing: A Guide to Canoeing Wild Rivers in Nort Cliff Jacobson 2000 4 16
Paddle Quest- Canada's Best Canoe Routes Alistair Thomas 2000 4 16
Classic Solo Canoeing with Becky Mason (video) Becky Mason 2001 1 17
Torngat Tapistries: Mysterious and Magnificent (video) Interwild Images 2001 1 16
Toward Magnetic North: The Oberholtzer-Magee 1912 Canoe Jour Oberholtzer Foundation 2001 1 16
Canoeing Algonquin Park Donald L. Lloyd 2001 2 24
"Gone Canoeing, Weekend Wilderness Adventures in Southern On Kevin Callan 2001 2 24
R.M. Patterson: A Life of Great Adventure David Finch 2001 2 24
Forgotten Places in the North S.R. Gage 2001 3 20
Heron Dance Heron Dance Ltd. 2001 3 20
Canoe Trip: Alone in the Maine Wilderness David Curran 2002 2 15
Canoeing A Continent: On the Trail of Alexander Mackenzie Max Finkelstein 2002 2 15
Ontario's Lost Canoe Routes Kevin Callan 2002 2 15
Journey to the Polar Sea Sir John Franklin 2002 3 25
The Canoe: A Living Tradition John Jennings 2002 3 25
"Cold Summer Wind II, 20 Years of Canoe Camping North of 60" Clayton Klein 2002 4 17
Bird Songs of the Great Lakes (audio CD) John Neville 2003 1 23
Jewel of Ontario: The Petawawa River (VHS video) George Drought 2003 1 23
Callan's Canoeing Cornucopia: 3 Paddler's Guides Kevin Callan 2003 3 22
Georgian Bay Panoramas Les Palenik 2003 3 22
Stranded (VHS video) Les Stroud 2003 3 22
From Reindeer Lake to Eskimo Point Peter Kazaks 2004 1 25
Northern Saskatchewan Canoe Trips Laurel Archer 2004 1 25
Paddling Across the Peninsula Timothy J. Kent 2004 1 25
Bark Canoes John Jennings 2004 2 15
The Forgotten Skills (DVD video) Cliff Jacobson 2004 2 15
Up the Creek Doug McKown 2004 2 15
A Canoeist's Sketchbook R. Kimber and J. Stelmok 2004 3 15
Rendezvous at the Straits Timothy J. Kent 2005 1 17
Every Trail has a Story Bob Henderson 2005 2 26
Paddling the Boreal Forest M. Finkelstein and J. Jones 2005 2 26
"The Woman Who Mapped Labrador, The Life and Expedition Diar "R. Buchanan, A. Hart, B. Greene" 2005 4 13
The Cabin Hap Wilson 2006 1 26
A Death on the Barrens George Grinnell 2006 1 26
Paddler's Guide to Killarney and the French River Kevin Callan 2006 2 21
Capturing the French River Wayne Kelly 2007 3 19
The Lure of Faraway Places Herb Pohl 2007 3 19
An Artist's and Photographer's Guide to Wild Ontario Rob Stimpson and Craig Thompson 2007 4 18
A Paddler's Guide to Quetico and Beyond Kevin Callan 2007 4 18
Algonquin Souvenir Michael Runtz 2007 4 18
Canoe Atlas of the Little North Jonathan Berger and Thomas Terry 2007 4 18
Capturing the French River Wayne Kelly 2007 4 19
French River / Shooting Paddlers Toni Harting 2007 4 19
The Lure of Faraway Places Herb Pohl 2007 4 20