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THE REINDEER BOTANIST : Alf Erling Porsild, 1901-1977

By: Dathan WEndy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Calgary, University of Calgary Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 112556075

Condition: Fine


pict paper, pp., xxii, 726 : illustrations, maps, A fine copy signed on half title by author, "This long-awaited biography traces the challenging and adventurous career of an unusual, little-known scientist who battled rivalry, bureaucracy, personal disappointment, and private tragedy. In the end, he earned universal respect for his prodigious publications and intimate knowledge of the people, plants, and land around Canada's Arctic Circle. His story gives the first full... View more info