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A brief time in heaven : wilderness adventures in canoe country

Author: Darryl Blazino
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Press, ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A nine-day fishing trip turns into a profound life-altering event and marks the beginning of a lifelong love affair with the untamed wilderness of Canoe Country in northwestern Ontario. Author Darryl Blazino describes how he became entranced by the beauty and wonder of a land that beckoned him back again and again. This collection of personal stories captures a range of experiences and emotions highlighting the very  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Named Person: Darryl Blazino
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl Blazino
ISBN: 9781459708082 1459708083 1459708075 9781459708075 9781299050969 1299050964
OCLC Number: 899220828
Description: 1 online resource (140 pages) : color illustrations, map, digital file
Contents: Heaven on earth --
First impressions --
Wonderful wildlife encounters --
Spirits --
Phenomenal fishing --
Making the most of tough times --
Best of the best --
Close calls ... tempting fate --
Canoeing adventures with children --
The terrific twenty --
So many lakes, so little time --
canoeing outside the park --
Timeless.
Responsibility: Darryl Blazino.
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