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La femme du portage

Richard, Jean-Jules

La femme du portage

roman

by Richard, Jean-Jules

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Published by Hexagone in Montréal, Québec .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRichard Jean-Jules ; préface de Robert Fradet.
SeriesCollection Fictions ;, 77. titre, Collection Fictions (Hexagone (Firm)) ;, 77. titre.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ3919.2.R5 F36 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination250 p. ;
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1189099M
ISBN 102890065081
LC Control Number94179447

We portaged the four rods over a high rocky ridge to 78 Rat Lake. Through it all, out in the open, in the wild, in the blue, exploring the river means encountering life—good decisions and missed chances, risks and surprises, and the inevitable changes that occur as a family canoes through time and learns what it means to be human in this natural world. Steps were soon taken to remove the North West Company establishment from Grand Portage, then on American soil, to the mouth of the Kaministikwia, where Fort William was built. The journey begins with a trip to the border lakes of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, then wanders into the many beautiful little rivers of Minnesota and Wisconsin, the provincial parks of Canada, the Louisiana bayou, and the arid West. Through sunny days and stormy hours and a few hair-raising moments, Sue and her husband, Tom, celebrate anniversaries on the water; haul their four kids along on family adventures; and occasionally make the paddle a social outing with friends. Pleasant outdoors stories that will appeal to nature lovers, avid canoeists, and armchair travelers.

The saffron leaves of birches along the trail rustled and trembled in the soft breeze and then spiraled Steps were soon taken to remove the North West Company establishment from Grand Portage, then on American soil, to the mouth of the Kaministikwia, where Fort William was built. Vivid descriptions of the land and the wildlife paint clear visions of the scenery that she was fortunate enough to see. As we started across it, I warned Harvi, "Better be careful.

In proportion to the distance from this part, the suction becomes more powerful: I have, indeed been told that loaded canoes have been in danger of being swallowed up, and have only owed their preservation to other canoes, which were lighter. There is a small space along the South shore, where the water is deep, and this effect is not felt. Additional Information In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: October 6. If, like me, you mark the margins of your books for special passages you want to remember, get your pencil ready.


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Paddling fast across the six miles of Rose Lake, we soon left its firescarred shores and huge escarpment behind and came to Rat portage Portage la Marte. But we reached South Lake portage Portage les Perches.

The saffron leaves of birches along the trail rustled and trembled in the soft breeze and then spiraled Pleasant outdoors stories that will appeal to nature lovers, avid canoeists, and armchair travelers.

La femme du Portage : roman

It was a lazy Indian-summer kind of feeling that comes with a day like this—recalling the richness of pumpkin pie, all spicy and warm and mellow. Leaf combines them all. After we had landed and unloaded the canoe, I stretched, feeling wonderful for no reason whatsoever.

She and her husband Tom have paddled the waters of North America for forty years. A chill was on the lake. After winding over its fifty-seven-rod trail through a beautiful cedar swamp, we came to South Lake Lac les Perches or A-ja-wa-wan Sagaai -gon hi Chippewa, meaning Lake of the Height of Land.

The enchantment stayed with her and shimmers throughout this book as we join Leaf and her family in canoeing the waterways of North America, always on the lookout for the good life amid the splendors and surprises of the natural world.

The sky was dull. Through it all, out in the open, in the wild, in the blue, exploring the river means encountering life—good decisions and missed chances, risks and surprises, and the inevitable changes that occur as a family canoes through time and learns what it means to be human in this natural world.

Lac la Marte, as the voyageurs called it, is a shallow little pond of clear water encircled by reeds. There is a small space along the South shore, where the water is deep, and this effect is not felt. If you would like to authenticate using a different subscribed institution that supports Shibboleth authentication or have your own login and password to Project MUSE.

Vivid descriptions of the land and the wildlife paint clear visions of the scenery that she was fortunate enough to see.

A biologist and birder, Leaf considers natural history and geology, noticing which plants are growing along the water and which birds are flitting among the branches.

Rich details and refreshing honesty bring her journeys to life. After lunch I lay back on the grassy bank. I have, myself, found it very difficult to get away from this attractive power, with six men, and great exertion, though they did not appear to be in any danger of sinking. From there he made his wayto the annual meeting at Grand Portage with the good news.

If, like me, you mark the margins of your books for special passages you want to remember, get your pencil ready. Though beautiful and wild hi its own right, the country we were passing through seemed to us desolate and unfriendly.

A trained zoologist, she writes frequently on environmental topics. Along the way they contend with their own human nature: they run rapids when it would have been wiser to portage, take portages and learn truths about aging, avoid portages and ponder risk-taking.

The journey begins with a trip to the border lakes of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, then wanders into the many beautiful little rivers of Minnesota and Wisconsin, the provincial parks of Canada, the Louisiana bayou, and the arid West. Steps were soon taken to remove the North West Company establishment from Grand Portage, then on American soil, to the mouth of the Kaministikwia, where Fort William was built.

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A smoky autumn haze veiled the distant shore. Exploring the river means encountering the inevitable changes that occur as a family canoes through time and learns what it means to be human in this natural world.

We paddled hard waiting for the sun to come up and warm us, but there was another reason too: we were eager to reach our favorite canoe country, the Quetico-Superior, and glad to leave this monotonous sequence of lakes and portages.

Additional Information In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: October 6. We portaged the four rods over a high rocky ridge to 78 Rat Lake. In proportion to the distance from this part, the suction becomes more powerful: I have, indeed been told that loaded canoes have been in danger of being swallowed up, and have only owed their preservation to other canoes, which were lighter.Hétéroclite présentait en une première exposition de livres d’artistes à Notre-Dame-du-Portage.

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