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"A truly enchanting book."-The New Yorker"The excitement, anxiety and hardships are slipped naturally into a story whichconjures up pictures with the effortlessness of good and restrained writing."-The Times, LondonWritten with Patterson's characteristic sharp wit and observation, The Dangerous River chronicles the year he spent battling the frigid /5(43).
Dangerous River is his first and possibly his best book. As he said in the foreword to the Canadian edition of D.R. it was"written quickly and in a fit of wild enthusiasm". We are in his debt for this glimpse of real wilderness before civilisation made R.M. Patterson is essential reading for anyone interested in northern B.C.
and Alberta /5. "A truly enchanting book."-The New Yorker"The excitement, anxiety and hardships are slipped naturally into a story whichconjures up pictures with the effortlessness of good and restrained dangerous river. book Times, LondonWritten with Patterson's characteristic sharp wit and observation, The Dangerous River chronicles the year he spent battling the frigid /5(42).
It's a kids' book about two teenagers and an old Nahanni Indian who get stranded in Deadmen's Valley after their plane crashes in the winter. The author mentioned that he fell in love with the Nahanni River area after reading R. Patterson's account of it--"The Dangerous River."Cited by: 4.
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book over $/5(5). In the mids Raymond M. Patterson left a comfortable position with the Bank of England for a life in with wilds of Canada. Here, he hunted, trapped, fished and prospected his way along the rivers he would later write about.
This spellbinding book, his most famous account, chronicles his two journeys down the treacherous Nahanni River between the Yukon and the Mackenzie. The Buffalo Head (Rockies, Dangerous River) by Patterson, R.M.
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Dangerous River is a real adventure and I enjoyed it very much. There are not very many wild places on the planet to explore, this book takes you to one of these rare places.
It makes me want to pack up and go. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful/5(42). Written with R. Patterson’s characteristic sharp wit and observation, this classic tale chronicles the year he spent battling frigid temperatures and wild waters along the Nahanni River in Canada’s Northwest Territories.
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Written with R. Patterson’s characteristic sharp wit and observation, this classic tale chronicles the year he spent battling frigid temperatures and wild waters along the Nahanni River in Canada’s Northwest Territories.
Patterson originally travelled to the North with hopes of finding gold, and clues to the mysterious disappearance of earlier prospectors.
Middle Dangerous River Cabin is situated on the bank of the Dangerous River about 30 miles southeast of Yakutat. This remote retreat is open year-round, offering scenic views, wildlife watching and hunting opportunities.
The site can be accessed by jetboat, hiking or ATV aong thel 4-mile trail from the Dangerous River Bridge.
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Published by a library book set the author off in a canoe into the North West Territories of Canada and to the remote South Nahanni River to spend there. Dangerous River (Book): Patterson, R. M.: Baker & TaylorDescribes the author's exploration of the turbulent South Nahanni in the Northwest Territories of Canada during the 'sBook NewsReprint of a mids outdoor classic.
It is a gracefully written account of Patterson's exploration of the South Nahanni River (in Canada's Northwest Territories) in the 20s. 30 miles (48 km) southeast of Yakutat, feet (61 m) from Dangerous River.
Access. By 4-mile trail from Dangerous River Bridge at end of Forest Highway 10 or by boat on the Dangerous River. Terrain. Flat and wet. Vegetation around cabin is mainly brush with open areas and small willow/alder thickets, scattered cottonwood.
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