Books by Jon Turk

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 19, 2010

"A moving account worthy of shelving alongside Vladimir Arsenyev's Dersu Uzala (1923), Barry Lopez's Arctic Dreams (1986) and other explorations of native ways of life in the Far North."
Canadian science writer and outdoor adventurer Turk (In the Wake of the Jomon: Stone Age Mariners and a Voyage Across the Pacific, 2005, etc.) explores metaphysical and anthropological territory on the far side of the Bering Strait. Read full book review >
COLD OCEANS by Jon Turk
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 1, 1998

"Genuine adventure and poignant self-exploration, too. (Author tour)"
A chemist-turned-adventurer retraces the footsteps of polar explorers in some of the harshest conditions the earth has to offer. Read full book review >