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Shield Country: The Life and Times of the Oldest Piece of the Planet

By: Jamie Bastedo

272 pages, Col & b/w photos

Arctic Institute of North America

Paperback | Dec 1994 | #34315 | ISBN: 0919034799
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About this book

The taiga shield is a distinct ecological region that froms the evergreen, granite-studded crown stretching across two-thirds of North America. This book is a fascinating account of the landscape, its history, its fauna and fauna, and the human pressures upon it.


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