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  1. Jim Rearden's Alaska: Fifty Years of Frontier Adventure
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  2. Jim Rearden's Alaska: Fifty Years of Frontier Adventure

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For half a century, Jim Rearden has fulfilled a dream-traveling throughout the Far North in search of interesting people, places, and events and writing about them. In Jim Rearden's Alaska, this longtime former outdoors editor for Alaska magazine has combined twenty-two previously published pieces into a single collection. Articles are interspersed with fresh personal insights into a changing Alaska and are illustrated by many of the black-and-white photographs that appeared with the original articles. Rearden shares his favorite stories of early sourdoughs who challenged Alaska's wilderness in the 1920s and '30s; of encounters with wolves, wolverines, and huge brown bears; of the Alaska Scouts who played a key role in the brutal Aleutian Campaign of World War II; of lighthearted and hair-raising adventures of Alaska's early bush pilots; of narrow escapes from death on Mount McKinley and in the Gulf of Alaska; and of a humorous look at Hollywood's attempt to make a "genuine Alaskan" film. "These articles represent my ideal Alaska," Rearden says.

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Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Jim Rearden
Binding
Paperback
Brand
Brand: Epicenter Press
EAN
9780970849311
Edition
UNABRIDED
Feature
Jim Rearden, Alaska's most popular outdoor journalist, recounts his search throughout the Far North for interesting people, places and events. Did he ever find them? Rearden combines twenty previously published articles into a "best of collection," interspersed with fresh insights into a changing Alaska. He shares his favorite stories about:
ISBN
0970849311
Label
Epicenter Pr
Manufacturer
Epicenter Pr
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
288
PublicationDate
2001-11-01
Publisher
Epicenter Pr
Studio
Epicenter Pr
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