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Fire in the Bones: Bill Mason and the Canadian Canoeing Tradition

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When Bill Mason set off alone into the wilderness in his red canoe, many people went with him, if only in their imaginations. Now, James Raffan leads us into the heart of the vast landscape that was Bill Mason's own brilliant imagination, on a biographical journey that is entertaining, enriching and inspiring.Bill Mason was a filmmaker who gave us classics such as Cry of t ...more
Paperback, 300 pages
Published March 10th 1997 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published March 1997)
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I enjoyed reading about Bill Mason's background and the stories about his adventures. It's an eye opener to read about his dedication to his passion.
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