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Mountie in Mukluks

The Arctic Adventures of Bill White
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As a cop who chose to adopt a Native lifestyle and was honoured with his own Inuit name, Bill White makes a devastating critique of the white settler way of life and its red-coated enforcers who disdained the traditions of the Inuit while simultaneously /5(7).

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And by the time they have finished they will never be able to think quite the same way about the fabled Redcoats, or life in the far north. Buy Mountie in Mukluks: Mountie in Mukluks book Arctic Adventures of Bill White First Edition by White, Patrick (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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This may Patrick's White's first book but he's sure enough learned how to use his tools. Patrick has done a bang up job of rendering Bill's adventures imminently readable, historically sound and immensely enjoyable. Feet up beside the wood stove, Mountie in Mukluks was a fine trip for me.

Review by Jim Green/5. Mountie in Mukluks: Arctic Adventures of Bill White: In this book, the inspired storytelling of ex-Mountie Bill White brings vivid new life to the myth of the old-time redcoat who travelled the Arctic by dogsled, but readers of Mountie in Mukluks will soon realize they are in the presence of one of the most uncop-like cops who ever built an igloo.

Bill also wrote his own account of St. Roch’s maiden voyage to the Arctic, which appeared in Harbour’s regional series Raincoast Chronicles nearly two decades ago. Howard White (), the publisher at Harbour and father of Mountie in Mukluks author Patrick White (and no relation to Bill), wrote an earlier book about Bill entitled.

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This may Patrick’s White’s first book but he’s sure enough learned how to use his tools. Patrick has done a bang up job of rendering Bill’s adventures imminently readable, historically sound and immensely enjoyable. Feet up beside the wood stove, Mountie in Mukluks was a fine trip for me.

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White, Mountie in Mukluks: The Arctic Adventures of Bill White (Madeira Park BC: Harbour Publishing, ), pp. Cloth. $ ISBN Bill White's long life was full of incident, including a good stint as President of the Marine Workers and Boilermakers Union.

← Back to Book Main Page Review in The Nexus “Cold, wind, ice and lunatics ” Add fistfights, cowardice and heroism to Bill White’s comparison of the prairies and the Arctic tundra, and you’ve summarized the new book Mountie in Mukluks.

Patrick White is not a relative of the famed Mountie, Bill White. WHITE, Patrick, Mountie in Mukluks: The Arctic Adventures of Bill White, Maderia Park, B.C., Harbour Publishing, pages. Un article de la revue Études/Inuit/Studies (L’influence de Marcel Mauss) diffusée par la plateforme : David Neufeld.

Mountie in Mukluks: The Arctic Adventures of Bill White, Maderia Park, B.C., Harbour Publishing, pages. Over the past 20 years there has been an increasing number of memoirs and collections of stories published by nurses, teachers and Mounties reflecting upon their government service in the Canadian Arctic.

Patrick White wryly admits he became a “part-time codger” in order to tell the story of rough-and-tumble Cambridge Bay Mountie Bill White. His adaptability has paid off: during the week before Christmas, Mountie in Mukluks: The Arctic Adventures of Bill White was outselling books by B.C media oldtimers Rafe Mair and Arthur Black.

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In he published the book Mountie in Mukluks, an irreverent look at the work of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in the Canadian Arctic during the s., In he received a National Magazine Awards Gold Medal for his feature "Red Rush," published in The Walrus.

While researching Cambridge Bay’s history, I came across a book called Mountie in Mukluks: The Arctic Adventures of Bill White.

I flipped through it looking for information on the community’s geography and, while I didn’t find anything on that, I found myself still reading it on a library bench two hours later. Contact Us.

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This book is a biography of the life of Henry (Harry) Webb Stallworthy, born in Gloucestershire, England on Janu and died on Christmas day, in Comox, British Columbia at the age of 81 years.

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