Cold Hands, Warm Heart: Alaskan Adventures of an Iditarod Champion

Cold Hands, Warm Heart: Alaskan Adventures of an Iditarod Champion

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by Jeff King, Donna Gates King
     
 

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Known as the Winningest Musher in the World, Jeff King remains one of the top mushers in the history of sled dog sports. Since his first race in 1979, King and his well-trained teams of Alaska huskies have racked up many thousands of training miles and trail hours. The result: win after win after win, crossing the finish line first in more than a dozen major

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Known as the Winningest Musher in the World, Jeff King remains one of the top mushers in the history of sled dog sports. Since his first race in 1979, King and his well-trained teams of Alaska huskies have racked up many thousands of training miles and trail hours. The result: win after win after win, crossing the finish line first in more than a dozen major races, including the two internationally known giants: the Iditarod and the Yukon Quest. In the process, King has also racked up thirty years of first-person stories that offer a glimpse into the heart of a champion, the rugged Alaskan lifestyle, and the charismatic world of dogs.

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ISBN-13:
9780882407364
Publisher:
Husky Homestead Pr
Publication date:
02/01/2008
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.77(d)

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Cold Hands, Warm Heart: Alaskan Adventures of an Iditarod Champion 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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The book is a compilation of stories about Jeff King's time as a musher as well as his life growing up. The theme of the book centers around dog mushing and the outdoors. The stories were all interesting and led into other stories, but you could read them out of order and they would still be good.