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Alaska's heroes : a call to courage

Author: Nancy Warren Ferrell
Publisher: Anchorage : Alaska Northwest Books, ©2002.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Warren Ferrell
ISBN: 088240542X 9780882405421
OCLC Number: 49355783
Description: 144 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: Alaska statute --
Acknowledgments --
Answering the call --
Map --
Aviation rescues: Against all odds, Lake Iliamna, 1990 --
Return from death, Kasilof, 1977 --
Beyond the call, Saint Lawrence Island, 1975 --
No turning back, Taku Inlet near Juneau, 1994 --
Doing it the hard way, Nome, 1993 --
It's now or never, Cordova, 1983 --
Public safety rescues: Skyjacked! In a Boeing 737 over Alaska and the Northwest, 1971 --
Quick or the dead, Delta Junction, 1995 --
Water and Fire rescues: Adrift to nowhere, off Saint Lawrence Island, 1988 --
No other choice, Scout Lake, 1968 --
Fight for life, Buckland, 1989 --
Special delivery, Ketchikan, 1965 --
Very edge of death, near Sitka, 1987 --
Last voyage of the Dora H., off Kodiak, 1991 --
"He gave his life to save a friend ..." Nome, 1984 --
No second chance, Fairbanks, 1972 --
Vehicle rescues: From beautiful day ... to nightmare, near Talkeetna, 1993 --
No time for fear, Kenai, 1982 --
More stories of metal winners: Dodging broken live wires, North Kenai, 1977 --
Officer ambushed, Craig, 1966 --
Saving "three small lives," Ketchikan, 1967 --
Girl saves mother, dies, Sitka, 1984 --
First on a fire scene, Anchorage, 1997 --
Boat harbor fire, Juneau, 1995 --
"I had to get the kid out ...," Emmonak, 1985 --
Through the sea ice, Shishmaref, 1996 --
"I knew they were in trouble ...," Juneau, 1997 --
Fatal attempt, Kotlik, 1993 --
"Remarkable" rescue, North Pole, 1994 --
Pool rescue, from Eagle River to New Orleans, 1996.
Responsibility: by Nancy Warren Ferrell.
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