Christopher R. Burn holds an NSERC Northern Research Chair in the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at Carleton University. His research centres on the impact of climate change on permafrost terrain.
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More than geographyOct. 29 2012
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This is a beautiful book about a tiny island north of the Yukon that most people will never have heard of. Why should we pay attention? Because the island - both in terms of what happened to its indigenous people and what is now happening to the land because of climate change, tell a huge human story about what we do - and don't - value.