La Vie Dans La Toundra (Living in the Tundra), paper ed


La Vie Dans La Toundra (Living in the Tundra) is part of the Apprentis Lecteurs - Géographie series from Editions Scholastic. Designed for the rookie reader, this picture book explains about the lifestyles of the Inuit of North American and the Sami of Scandinavia. In addition to the text and colour photographs of the people and the environment, the book also introduces young readers to some of the animals and birds of this tundra region. The French translation is by Claude Cossette. The book contains a map of the Tundra region and an index.

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Innovations Inuites: Il Fallait y Penser (Inuit Thought of It), paper ed


Innovations Inuites: Il Fallait y Penser is the French edition of The Inuit Thought of It: Amazing Arctic Innovations. This is an excellent resource about Inuit contributions to Canada. Author Alootook Ipellie (1951-2007) was an artist originally from Frobisher Bay. The French translation is provided by Martine Faubert. The book covers more than 40 different Inuit innovations such as the kayak, dog sleds, shelter, clothing, food, medicine and healing, and games all appropriate for the Arctic environment. The first chapter describes the Inuit people and the Arctic landscape.

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