Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Sam Steele – A Biography

Rod MacleodUniversity of Alberta PressJanuary 2019 Drawing on the vast Steele archive of correspondence and diaries at the...

Northern Light – The Arctic and Subarctic Photography of Dave Brosha

Dave Brosha Rocky Mountain BooksNovember 2018 With stunning images taken in Greenland, Iceland, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, the...

Kangiryuarmiut Inuinnaqtun Uqauhiitaa Numiktitirutait Dictionary

Edited by Emily Kudlak & Richard ComptonNunavut Arctic College September 2018 Kangiryuarmiut Inuinnaqtun Uqauhiitaa Numiktitirutait Dictionary is the...

Split Tooth

A girl grows up in Nunavut in the 1970s. She knows joy, and friendship, and parents’ love. She knows boredom, and listlessness,...

Traditions, Traps and Trends

The transfer of knowledge is a key issue in the North as Indigenous Peoples meet the ongoing need to adapt to cultural...

The Arctic

This stunningly beautiful and informative book celebrates the Arctic, one of the last great wildernesses on the planet, a place where animals...

True North Rising

Long time CBC radio and television journalist Whit Fraser’s new book is a memoir of a remarkable period in Canada’s North and his lasting...

Wrestling with Colonialism on Steroids: Quebec Inuit Fight for Their Homeland

For decades, the Inuit of northern Québec were among the most neglected people in Canada. In this concise, lively account, Zebedee Nungak relates the...

In Those Days: Tales of Arctic Whaling

In this third volume of In Those Days, Harper shares stories of the rise and fall of the whaling industry in Canada’s Eastern Arctic....

Cold Rush

The Astonishing True Story of the Quest for the Polar North Martin Breum McGill-Queen’s University Press, July 2018 The heating Arctic has become a key issue...