Travelers' Tales Alaska: True Stories

Travelers' Tales Alaska: True Stories

by Bill Sherwonit, Ian Frazier, Kathleen Dean Moore, Philip Caputo
     
 

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Explore America's last frontier with a cabal of experienced guides to witness the Inupiat taking of a bowhead whale, follow the seasons of commercial fisherfolk, sail the Inside Passage, and flight-see with bush pilots around Denali. The Land of the Midnight Sun has its share of surprises as well, including an entire town that lives in a single World War II… See more details below

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Explore America's last frontier with a cabal of experienced guides to witness the Inupiat taking of a bowhead whale, follow the seasons of commercial fisherfolk, sail the Inside Passage, and flight-see with bush pilots around Denali. The Land of the Midnight Sun has its share of surprises as well, including an entire town that lives in a single World War II vintage highrise, a hairy man who roams the bush, and backcountry gourmands who communicate with edible plants. Contributors include Tim Cahill, Jon Krakauer, Pam Houston, Joe McGinnis, Ian Frazier, David Roberts and others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781885211965
Publisher:
Travelers' Tales Guides, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/10/2003
Series:
Travelers' Tales Series
Pages:
291
Product dimensions:
5.24(w) x 7.96(h) x 0.77(d)

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