Pimachiowin Aki (The Land that Gives Life), World Hertiage Project, Nomination for Inscription on the World Heritage List

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[Pimachiowin Aki Corporation]

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[Pimachiowin Aki Corporation]. Pimachiowin Aki (The Land that Gives Life), World Hertiage Project, Nomination for Inscription on the World Heritage List. Winnipeg, Manitoba: Pimachiowin Aki Corporation, 2011. First printing. pp. xxi, 263. 4to. Illustrated card covers. Replete with black and white and colour maps, photographs, charts, tables, illustrations et al. No detectable flaws, contents bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding. A comprehensive and detailed study of the Pimachiowin Aki region which taverses Manitoba and Ontario for submission to The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in support of Pimachiowin Aki being designatd a world heritage site. Contains a comprehensive and detailed analysis of the ecological diversity of the region, along with letters of support from the premiers of both Manitoba and Ontario. Signed by the Minister of State, Peter Kent, in ink to the rear endpapers. Additional messages of support include the various Indigenous chiefs within the region, The International Boreal Conservation and Science Panel, The American Philosophical Society etc. Scarce. At time of cataloguing not in Peel, Library and Archives Canada, University of Manitoba Archives and Special Collections. Softcover. (#1090) $195.00