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    • Dead Reckoning

    • The Untold Story of the Northwest Passage
    • By: Ken McGoogan
    • Narrated by: David Godfrey
    • Length: 11 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      2 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    With this book - his most ambitious yet - Ken McGoogan delivers a vivid, comprehensive recasting of Arctic-exploration history. Dead Reckoning challenges the conventional narrative, which emerged out of Victorian England and focused almost exclusively on Royal Navy officers. By integrating non-British and fur-trade explorers and, above all, Canada's indigenous peoples, this work brings the story of Arctic discovery into the 21st century.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • FANTASTIC Book, Sub-par Audio

    • By Howard Houchen on 01-28-19

    Regular price: $24.69

    • Dead Reckoning

    • The Untold Story of the Northwest Passage
    • By: Ken McGoogan
    • Narrated by: David Godfrey
    • Length: 11 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      1 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    With this book - his most ambitious yet - Ken McGoogan delivers a vivid, comprehensive recasting of Arctic-exploration history. Dead Reckoning challenges the conventional narrative, which emerged out of Victorian England and focused almost exclusively on Royal Navy officers. By integrating non-British and fur-trade explorers and, above all, Canada's indigenous peoples, this work brings the story of Arctic discovery into the 21st century.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • The difficulties with books about the Arctic...

    • By R. Engen on 12-29-18

    Regular price: $24.69