Damien Carl Tremblay
Publisher: Paraselene Publications; 1 edition (November 18, 2013)
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what's extra precious than gold within the Yukon Territory? observe the ability of remoteness in your mind's eye. Yukon goals is the 1st e-book sounding out the depths of the Yukon’s remoteness, and, extra greatly, Canada’s remoteness. it's a documented and poetic essay; an cutting edge try and distil the Yukon’s essence. a comparatively small territory tucked among Alaska and the Northwest Territories, the Yukon is a metaphorical nook. What attracts humans to her vastness? What hides in the back of the need for farness? the eagerness for remoteness has frequently been evoked, particularly in polar exploration literature, however it is still mostly unexplained. This publication is a radical, Yukon’s concentrated research. because the Klondike Gold Rush, the mystique of the Yukon Territory has grown. certainly, no matter if you force the Alaska road, mush at the Yukon Quest, canoe a Yukon river, hike rugged ridges or construct a cabin, you embody an unforgettable desolate tract. yet you furthermore may input an international of internal darkness. this article unveils the shadier, ambiguous Yukon on the contrary of touristic clichés. It transports readers to corners of the territory basically obtainable by means of mind's eye. Compelling illustrations, maps, bibliography and index supplement a cardinal mirrored image for fans of solitary areas.