This web site is replacing a website at ireneterniergordon.ca

Welcome to my website. I am an author and researcher with a particular interest in Western Canadian history and the fur trade.  Click What’s New on the left sidebar for information about the book I am presently writing. Its working title is Alexander Ross and His Country-Born Family. I hope to have it published in 2021.

Member of The Writers’ Union of Canada (TWUC)

Member of The Creative Nonfiction Collective (CNFC)

Member of The North American Voyageur Council (NAVC)

My publication credits include:

Letitia Hargrave: Mistress of York Factory

Laird of Fort William: William McGillivray and the North West Company

People of the Fur Trade: from Native Trappers to Chief Factors

Tecumseh: Diplomat and Warrior in the War of 1812

A People on the Move: The Métis of the Western Plains

Sir Robert Borden: The shy guy who challenged an empire

The Battle of Seven Oaks and the Violent Birth of the Red River Settlement

Grey Owl: The Curious Life of Archie Belaney

Marie-Anne Lagimodière: The Incredible Story of Louis Riel’s Grandmother

To order books directly from me, go to the Book Orders page on the left sidebar.

My books are also available in some book stores such as McNally Robinson Booksellers and in gift shops in museums across the Prairies.

As Norwest Historian I wrote a Blog between September 2017 and March 2019. Click My Blog on the left sidebar for a link to My Blog site and to access the individual articles.

For more information about me and my work, click onto any of the links on the left sidebar.

2010 McNally Robinson Book Launch

Part of the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society Display taken at Wanuskewin Heritage Park near Saskatoon in September 2012.
Photo by Rachelle Ternier.

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