These are books that have information about Churchill, Manitoba and the area or related areas. They have been selected from various collections and may or may not be readily available at bookstores. Some of these listings originated in Churchill. The readings listed here are not required readings for this project. These are listed by subject.
Churchill on Hudson Bay Angus & Bernice MacIver. (orig pub 1982) Churchill Ladies Club, Eskimo Museum, Churchill, Manitoba
Churchill: Polar Bear Capital of the World Mark Fleming (orig pub 1988) Hyperion Press, Ltd. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The New Guide to Churchill Manitoba, Canada (orig pub 1994) The Churchill Chamber of Commerce
On the Inuit (Eskimo):
Carved from the Land: The Eskimo Museum Collection Lorraine E. Brandson (orig pub 1994) Friesen Printers, Altona, Manitoba, Canada. (The Eskimo Museum, Churchill, Manitoba, Canada)
The Desperate People Farley Mowat. (orig pub 1959) Bantam Books.
The Eskimo: The Inuit and Yupik People Alice Osinski. (orig pub 1985) Childrens Press, Chicago Regensteiner Enterprises, Inc.
People of the Ice: How the Inuit Lived Heather Smith Siska (orig pub 1980) Firefly Press, Buffalo, New York
Exploring the Fur Trade Routes of North America: Discover the Highways that Opened a Continent Barbara Buck et al. (orig pub 2002) Heartland Associates, Inc. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Frozen in Time: Unlocking the Secrets of the Franklin Expedition Owen Beattie, John Geiger. 1992, Greystone Pub. British Columbia. (orig pub 1987).
Polar Bears (and related Arctic wildlife):
The Great White Bears Robert W. Nero. (orig pub 1971) Manitoba Dept of Renewable Resources and Transportation Services. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Ice King: The Story of a Polar Bear Ernestine N. Byrd (orig pub 1965) Universal-Tandem Publishing Co.,Ltd., London.
Pelican to Polar Bears, Watching Wildlife in Manitoba Catherine Senecal (orig pub 1999, w/ revisions 2003) Heartland Associates, Inc. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Polar Bears Dan Guravich and Ian Sterling.
The World of the Polar Bear Norbert Rosing. (orig pub 1994 in German; orig pub in English 1996) English publication by Firefly Books, Ltd., Buffalo, New York
WAPUSK: White Bear of the North Dennis Fast (orig pub 2003) Canada Map Sales/Manitoba Conservation; Heartland Associates, Inc. Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Of Dogs and Men, Fifty Years in the Antarctic: The Illustrated Story of the Dogs of the British Antarctic Survey -1994 Kevin Walton and Rick Atkinson (orig pub 1996) Images Publishing (Malvern) Ltd., Bristol, England.