8/13 MN Reads - Breath of Wilderness: The Life of Sigurd Olson

Aug 13, 2015

Breath of Wilderness: The Life of Sigurd Olson by Kristin Eggerling
Credit Fulcrum Publishing

We talk with Kristin Eggerling, author of Breath of Wilderness: The Life of Sigurd Olson (2014, Fulcrum Publishing), about the great wilderness educator and advocate, and champion of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota.

Breath of Wilderness: The Life of Sigurd Olson is a 2014 nominee in the Children's Literature category of the Northeastern Minnesota Book Awards (NEMBA), established in 1988 to recognize books that substantially represent northeastern Minnesota in the areas of history, culture, heritage, or lifestyle.

Minnesota Reads is produced at KUMD with funding provided in part by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.