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Out There In the Wild in a Wired Age

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ISBN-10: 0896585565

ISBN-13: 9780896585560

Edition: 2004 (Revised)

Authors: Ted Kerasote

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WINNER, 2004 NATIONAL OUTDOOR BOOK AWARD! (Outdoor Literature) Who hasnt wanted to get away from cell phones, e-mail, roads, and traffic? And what better place to escape our wired world than the far northwestern corner of Canadas Northwest Territories and a river that flows through uninhabited country, 400 miles to the Arctic Ocean. But what if your canoeing partner brings along a satellite phone to use in case of an emergency? And, struck by the novelty of anywhere-on-earth communication, he proceeds to use the phone to check in with his law office, his wife, kids, sisters, father, and friends? Noted wilderness traveler and author Ted Kerasote deals with just such a situation as he…    
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: MBI Publishing Company LLC
Publication date: 4/17/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 160
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Kerasote writes for Outside, Audubon, and other magazines. Birth date March 17, 1950, US citizen. He has participated in and led many backcountry trips. They have included mountaineering, desert and jungle crossings, skiing, dog sledding, river descents by canoe and kayak, and ocean sea kayaking. They have taken place in Alaska, the Northwest Territories, Nunavat, Greenland, the U.S. and Canadian Rocky Mountains, the French, Italian, and Swiss Alps, Central America, the Chilean and Argentine Andes, East and Southern Africa, the Pakistani Karakoram, the Indian and Nepalese Himalaya, Tibet, China, Siberia, Tasmania, and New Zealand.

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