Presenting six titles in the Quest Biography series that profiles prominent figures in Canadaas history. Canada is a vast land with many remote regions to be explored. Among the intrepid explorers who travelled the wilderness and mapped Canadaas geography are: the French founder of Quebec, Samuel de Champlain; surveyor David Thompson; doomed seeker of the Northwest Passage Sir John Franklin; Arctic explorer Vilhjamur Stefansson; legendary Upper Canada governor Sir George Simpson; and mountaineer Phyllis Munday. Their stories are detailed in these entertaining and informative biographies. Includes Samuel de Champlain Vilhjalmur Stefansson David Thompson Vilhjamur Stefansson George Simpson Phyllis Mundayduring an outdoor speech at Montreala#39;s City Hall. 1971 Phyl Mundaybecomes Honorary President of the ACC. ... 1975 Phyl Munday receives the Girl Guide Long Service Award in May. 1976 In Quebec, the separatist Parti QuAcbAccois is electedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Canadian Adventurers & Explorers Bundle|
|Author||:||D.T. Lahey, Tom Henighan, John Wilson, Tom Shardlow, Kathryn Bridge, Francine Legaré|
|Publisher||:||Dundurn - 2013-12-06|