Publish date: July 8th 2008
Pages no: 402
Edition language: English
I find it difficult to write about Consumption. To write about the book easily requires that the book left an impression - whether good or bad - and this one just fell a bit flat. Of course, there are interesting aspects of life in the Canadian Arctic that come to light in the book. Of course, ...
Victoria has tb as a child and is sent away from her native inuit family in northern Canada on the edges of the tundra to be treated in the South. When she returns years later, the way of life of the inuit has changed, and so has she. She becomes involved with Robertson, the white man from the Hudso...