Polar region

Greenland Inuit

Long protected by the Danish government, they soon adopted rifles for hunting caribou but kept their harpoons for the seal hunt.

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Greenland Inuit Hunters
The Inuit of western Greenland are excellent hunters of marine mammals and seabirds.
Danemark, Western Greenland
Book illustration, dry pastel, on Letraset paper acétate
Credit: Frédéric Back and Libre Expression
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