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Lost lands, forgotten stories

a woman"s journey to the heart of Labrador

by Alexandra J. Pratt

  • 2 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by HarperFlamingo Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Labrador (N.L.),
  • Newfoundland and Labrador,
  • Labrador,
  • Labrador.
    • Subjects:
    • Pratt, Alexandra J. -- Travel -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador.,
    • Hubbard, Mina -- Travel -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador.,
    • Hubbard, Leonidas, 1872-1903 -- Travel -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador.,
    • Women adventurers -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador -- Biography.,
    • Explorers -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador -- Biography.,
    • Canoe camping -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador.,
    • Naskapi Indians -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Labrador.,
    • Labrador (N.L.) -- Description and travel.,
    • Labrador (N.L.) -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlexandra Pratt.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1136 .P73 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination262 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3648432M
      ISBN 100002255154
      LC Control Number2002489299

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