Above the Gravel Bar: The Native Canoe Routes of Maine by David S. Cook

David Cook takes the reader on a birchbark canoe journey through the landscape in the context of Northeastern geological development and Indian prehistoric culture. On rivers, lakes, over carries, and through coastal routes, we follow the archaeological and historical record, informed by accounts of early explorers. First attempted in the early twentieth century, the publicationContinue reading “Above the Gravel Bar: The Native Canoe Routes of Maine by David S. Cook”