Guide for expeditions to northern and Arctic Canada.

  • 48 Pages
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Arctic Expeditions Secretariat, Circumpolar & Scientific Affairs Directorate, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development , Ottawa
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About the Edition

Booklet published by the Arctic Expeditions Committee as an aid to preparing for expeditions to Canada"s North and Arctic regions (Yukon and the Northwest Territories). It provides contact addresses basic information about the region, rules and regulations and forms.

Other titlesGuide des expéditions dans le nord et dans l"arctique canadiens.
ContributionsArctic Expeditions Secretariat (Canada), Northern Affairs Program (Canada). Circumpolar & Scientific Affairs Directorate.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 48 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18683357M
ISBN 10066219978X

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