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By Eric Sevareid,Ann Bancroft

In 1930 beginner paddlers—Eric Sevareid and Walter C. Port—launched a secondhand 18-foot canvas canoe into the Minnesota River at fortress Snelling for an formidable summer-long trip from Minneapolis to Hudson Bay. with out good thing about radio, motor, or strong maps, the teens made their far more than 2,250 miles of rivers, lakes, and hard portages. approximately 4 months later, after capturing thousands of units of rapids and surviving particularly undesirable stipulations or even worse recommendation, the ragged, hungry adventurers arrived in York manufacturing unit on Hudson Bay—with iciness freeze-up on their heels. First released in 1935, Canoeing with the Cree is Sevareid's vintage account of this younger odyssey.

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?"Canoeing with the Cree is an all-time favourite of mine." —Ann Bancroft, Arctic explorer and co-author of No Horizon Is So Far

?"Two highschool graduates make an grand trip . . . displaying indomitable braveness that carried them via to their vacation spot. Humor and a spirit of event made a grand, strong time of it, even with storms, rapids, lengthy portages and silent wildernesses." —Library Journal

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