Alaska As It Used to Was

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The following pages are primarily about taking you along with me as I introduce you to an Alaskan experience you will not find offered in brochures or travel folders. Rather than that you will be initiated into day by day adventures through entering into the realm of Alaska as a Cheechako (total greenhorn). It's only fitting, following this, that you shall emerge as a full-fledged and highly educated sourdough. So hop aboard and join me for thrills and adventure. I guarantee, you will become acquainted with and ...
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Overview

The following pages are primarily about taking you along with me as I introduce you to an Alaskan experience you will not find offered in brochures or travel folders. Rather than that you will be initiated into day by day adventures through entering into the realm of Alaska as a Cheechako (total greenhorn). It's only fitting, following this, that you shall emerge as a full-fledged and highly educated sourdough. So hop aboard and join me for thrills and adventure. I guarantee, you will become acquainted with and witness an Alaska you never imagined existed.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780741410528
  • Publisher: Infinity Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/28/2002
  • Pages: 204
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.43 (d)

Table of Contents

Hop Aboard, We're Headin' for Alaska 1
Change, a New Experience 4
Catch a Can 7
Craig 11
Please Stay 17
Work Aplenty 19
Time and Tide 24
No See Um 28
Scat Cat 32
Gratitudity Plus 34
A Whale Ballet 39
A Damsel in Distress 42
Queenie 45
Alaska the Beautiful 50
Dammit 55
Spring Means Salmon 59
Dammit Again 65
G'Bye Craig--Hello Klawock 68
Social Status 70
Food--Aplenty 74
Clamming--But Doing it Right 76
A Genuine Taste of Buck Fever 81
Dahkeenoo-Easter 84
The Family Tree 92
Nahsuk--Wolf Island 96
Love in Bloom 101
Bearly Missed 105
The Legend of Kush DA Kah 107
The Geese Hunter 114
Exotic Food 118
A Near Tragedy! 123
All That Glitters 129
Gamboling Through the Muskegs 134
A Fish Gave Me the Bird 138
A Typical Canning Season 142
Livering It Up 145
A Legend in Himself 149
Intense Was the Battle 153
Fun Fishing or Disaster 157
Hey, Anybody Got a Battery 160
Indian Food Good 162
Bearly Made It 167
Ya Wanna Play Tug-a-War 170
Pat My Back--I'll Pat Yours 176
Duk Duuk--the North Wind 181
Legend of the East Wind 185
A Double Tragedy 187
Saved by the Bird 191
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