Alaska Excursions

Alaska Excursions

A wide range of trips throughout Southcentral Alaska.

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Photos and stories from the last great race.

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Alaska - Over 130 images paired with essays from Nick Jans record the splendor of this great American wilderness. From intimate singular images to hauntingly beautiful landscapes, Alaska finds new expression under the artful lens of Art Wolfe.

Alaska - Master storyteller James Michener reveals Alaska in all its awesome, sweeping majesty. From the near-forgotten past, to the highly technological present, from self-defense to self-determination, here are the men and women who tried to tame the land, seize its bounty, and lay claim to the elusive spirit that holds native and visitor spellbound. A stirring portrait of a human community living on the edge of the world, ALASKA claims a bold heritage of survival against all odds. (LOS ANGELES TIMES BOOK REVEIW)

Alaska: An American Colony - ALASKA: AN AMERICAN COLONY focuses on Russian America and American Alaska, bringing the story of Alaska up to the present and exploring the continuing impact of Alaska Native claims settlements, the trans-Alaska pipeline, and the Alaska Lands Act.

Alaska Native Ways: What the Elders Have Taught Us - As Alaska's Native peoples confront contemporary challenges, they increasingly find purpose in traditional values and practices that have sustained their cultures for millennia. In stirring words and spectacular photos, ALASKA NATIVE WAYS: WHAT THE ELDERS HAVE TAUGHT US pays tribute to the first Alaskans and the ancient values they consider paramount to their survival.

Building the Alaska Log Home

The Last New Land - This anthology provides an exciting and comprehensive overview of Alaska and the scope and diversity of its literature. It draws on over 75 writers of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction, who explore a variety of themes: nature, survival, early people, legends, and modern times.

Looking for Alaska - Looking for Alaska is an account of eighteen months spent traveling over twenty thousand miles in tiny bush planes, on snow machines and snowshoes, in fishing boats and kayaks, on the Alaska Marine Highway and the Haul Road, searching for what defines Alaska.

The Thousand-Mile War: World War II in Alaska and the Aleutians (Classic Reprint Series (Fairbanks, Alaska), No. 4.)

Working on the Edge: Surviving in the World's Most Dangerous Profession: King Crab Fishing on Alaska's High Seas

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