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device unhindered by biology or chronology on the other” to Canada where they moved from being “at the heart of [its] fur trade” to losing these “separate identities … as traders increasingly held them up to European ideals.” Brigette Krieg’s article
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revolved and partially still revolves around the Arctic fox fur trade. Seasonal rounds of hunting, fishing, and trapping define, as becomes evident in the book, much of the life of the settlement. Alaskan Inupiaq Natkusiak, onetime guide to explorer