The Illustrated Voyageur


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Paintings and Companion Stories by Howard Sivertson

Description:  Original artwork depicts the rugged, raucous voyageurs of The North West Company and how they lived and worked. In this second historical book, Howard Sivertson brings alive the remarkable day-to-day wilderness existence of these sturdy adventurers.

31 Paintings with companion stories include:

*Rendezvous at Grand Portage

*2,000-mile birch-bark canoe treks

*Native American trading and hunting

*Weathering wild storms

*Daily life in the fur trade

Howard combines meticulous research with visionary imagination and playful storytelling to engage us in an amazing past.