Book description:Genre: Nonfiction
1st ed. of "Death on the Barrens: A True Story of Courage and Tragedy in the Canadian Arctic".
ISBN 13: 9781556438820
Number of pages: 531
Set in the remote arctic region of Northern Canada, this book takes readers on a harrowing canoe voyage that results in tragedy, redemption, and, ultimately, transformation. George Grinnell was one of six young men who set off on the 1955 expedition led by experienced wilderness canoeist Art Moffatt.
Poorly planned and executed, the journey seemed doomed from the start. Ig