The Discovery of the North-West Passage by H.M.S.

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It was not, however, until Jacques Cartier visited Canadian shores in 1534, in the service of the French king, that the insular character of Newfoundland was demonstrated; and it was not until Cartier's second visit in 1535 that the existence of that great waterway, the St. JACQUES MARQUETTE & LOUIS JOLIET were sent to explore the Mississippi River in 1673 and answer two questions: Was the Mississippi the long-sought water passage to the Pacific Ocean?

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Plowing the Arctic

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The Mineral Exploration Tax Credit—referred to as the “lifeblood” of junior mineral exploration—will support the mineral exploration efforts of junior exploration companies. If you would like to discuss how our platform can help your business reach more clients fill in the form below. An incredible 71% of all juniors have at least one project in the world�s third-largest gold-producing continent. A 40-item self-oriented sentence completion blank with stems designed to pirical means of explo.

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Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar

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Augustine, Florida. 1578-1580 - As part of his circumnavigation of the globe, Sir Francis Drake sails around South America and into San Francisco Bay. Our Sun is most likely formed some five billion years ago in a similar stellar nursery such as NGC7129, located some 3000 light-years away toward the constellation Cepheus. Membership list. -- [1969?]. -- Listed alphabetically. This is a collection of data about, and a chronology of the life and voyages of English explorer, mariner and adventurer, Henry Hudson, as well as some additional notes on his times, contemporaries and his crew.

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The 'Adventures of England' on Hudson bay: A chronicle of

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The latest in my ongoing The Huffington Post Canada Blog series was published yesterday My blog posts document the many abandoned houses left behind all across Ontario, Canada. The now renowned Canadarm, or Shuttle Remote Manipulator System, first tested in 1981 by the crew of the space shuttle Columbia, took $100 million to develop. If that were not enough, the French also suffered humiliating peace agreements and loss of territory to their English rivals. Two rovers prototypes were identified for development, the Lunar Exploration Light Rover (LELR), of which two models are being built and the the Mars Exploration Science Rover (MESR).

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Peter Skene Ogden and the Hudson's Bay Company (American

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By using our website or by closing this message box, you agree to our use of browser capability checks, and to our use of cookies as described in our Cookie Policy. During his presentation on the Keweenaw Copper project to members of the Keweenaw Peninsula Chamber of Commerce in February 2012, Ross Grunwald -- vice-president of exploration for Highland Resources, a Canadian company -- fields questions from the audience.

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Pioneers of France in the New World (France and England in

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Americans collectively spent $8.9 billion in ONE day during the post-Thanksgiving holiday shopping event known as "Black Friday".   That's half of what NASA's budget is. .. for an entire year.   $457.4 billion in retail sales were rung up by shoppers during the 2006 holiday season, buying 42-inch plasma/LCD HDTVs, Sony PS3s, Nitendo Wii's and other extraneous items -- supposedly all in the name of "Brotherhood and Peace on Earth."

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Memoirs of Rear-Admiral Sir W Edward Parry Kt: 1858

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As with the house societies of medieval Japan and Europe, social stratification operated at every level of many Northwest Coast societies; villages, houses, and house members each had their designated rank, which was reflected in nearly every social interaction. The production platform has also been specially built to withstand impacts from large icebergs that can be found in the production field. What maps are included are reproductions from the original Palliser reports.

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First Across the Continent: Sir Alexander MacKenzie

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It will also gain a stake in Alberta's promising Duvernay shale play, an early stage development where peers such as Chevron Corp and ConocoPhillips have already taken big stakes. ExxonMobil Canada has additional assets in Western and Northern Canada. Gold production is a priority as Alexis continues underground operations at its Lac Herbin Mine and will be ramping up to mid-tier productions levels with its Snow Lake Mine coming online in 2012. Cubs will understand the basic principles of rocketry by constructing and launching rockets made from pop bottles.

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Trader King: The Thrilling Story of Forty Years' Service in

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Now there is still a lot of subterranean mineralization to be mined, and South Africa will continue to produce a high volume of gold at today�s price. Here the leading reformers included Joseph Howe, in Nova Scotia, and Lemuel Allan Wilmot, in New Brunswick. There were those--especially among the successful businessmen and wealthier landowners--who believed that the colonists had sufficient powers of self-government through their elected assemblies.

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Ordeal by Ice: The Search for the Northwest Passage (Top of

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See also Ahenakew (1951), Kostash (2009), Ahenakew (1973), Stanley (1957), Fort Pitt Historical Society (1985), and Delaney & Gowanlock (1885/1999). In the 1970's, Consejo De Recursos Minerales (CRM, a division of the Mexican government evaluated the area and concluded that the central part of the district (currently controlled by Source) has the potential for 80 million tonnes of mineralized skarn, which, while relevant from an exploration perspective, is not a 43-101 compliant and cannot be relied upon.

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