About the Author:
Adam Shoalts has been called one of Canada’s greatest living explorers and in 2017 embarked on a 4,000-kilometre solo journey across Canada’s arctic. He is also an historian, archaeologist, and geographer, and his book Alone Against the North was a #1 national bestseller. Shoalts’s doctoral research at McMaster University examines the influence indigenous oral traditions had on European explorers in Canada’s subarctic and West Coast. He has done archaeology in four countries and enjoys long walks in the woods.