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Alaska : a novel

Author: James A Michener
Publisher: New York : Dial Press Trade Paperbacks, 2014. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Dial Press trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Moving from Alaskan prehistory, to Russian exploration, to acquisition by the United States, to statehood, this richly detailed historical novel chronicles the high points of Alaska's history through the lives of fictional and historical characters.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James A Michener
ISBN: 9780375761423 037576142X 0394551540 9780394551548 0436279703 9780436279706 0749319763 9780749319762
OCLC Number: 899242125
Notes: Originally published in hardcover in 1988.
Description: xvii, 1124 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: James A. Michener ; with an introduction by Steve Berry.

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A story of man against the elements, struggling to survive. This novel tells of explorers, Russian and American, struggling through an ice-bound world, contesting the colonization of an increasingly  Read more...

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