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Ray Mears's Northern Wilderness

Synopsis

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2/6. The Company That Built a Country. As Ray continues his epic journey across land, and by canoe, he tells the story of how the British fur trade opened up Canada - the Hudson's Bay Company became one of the world's most successful businesses. He discovers how those early traders were pioneers who laid the foundations of modern Canada, and demonstrates local crafts and bushcraft skills that bring the landscape to life, illustrating how they were once used to create a country.
Series producer Ben Southwell ; Executive producer Pete Lawrence
Rptd Tuesday at 7pm Showing on BBC HD channel, 10pm THE BEST TV FORAGER BLOG: radiotimes.com/tvforager

Contributors

Series Producer: Ben Southwell
Executive Producer: Pete Lawrence






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