“Named one of Canada’s greatest living explorers, and declared “Canada’s Indiana Jones” by the Toronto Star, in 2017 Adam Shoalts completed a nearly 4,000 km solo journey across Canada’s Arctic. Trained as an archaeologist, historian and geographer, Shoalts is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society and author of the #1 national bestseller Alone Against the North and A History of Canada in 10 Maps, which was longlisted for the 2018 RBC Taylor Prize.”
10 Maps is not your grade school history. This is the violent, sweeping, spectacular history of Canada as told through 10 historic maps. From the Vikings to the battlefields of 1812, the explorers and First Nations, Shoalts’ book is Game of Thrones meets Canadian history all rolled into one epic saga. A History of Canada in 10 Maps is a Globe and Mail national best-seller.