In Julie of the Wolves, what strategies does Miyax use to measure time and space since she doesn't have a map or clock?

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Miyax knows from lessons she learned from her father that "time in the Arctic (is) the rhythm of life".  She measures the days and nights according to what she knows about the Arctic seasons, and the position of the sun at different times of the year.  The endless days and nights of the far Northern regions do not confuse her; she observes the actions of the wildlife around her and adjusts herself accordingly.  It does not matter that "the clocks in Barrow would say it was...

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