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Bloody Falls of the Coppermine Madness, Murder, and the Collision of Cultures in the Arctic, 1913

By: Jenkins, Mckay

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17571

ISBN: 0375507213

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


As new, only slight wear to book and dust jacket.; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Publisher's promotional sheets laid in. ; 9.40 X 6 X 1.10 inches; 278 pages; "In the winter of 1913, high in the Canadian Arctic, two Catholic priests set out on a dangerous mission to do what no white men had ever attempted: reach a group of utterly isolated Eskimos and convert them. Farther and farther north the priests trudged, through a frigid and bleak country known as the Barren Lands, until they reached the place where the Coppermine River dumps into the Arctic Ocean.Thei... View more info