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Fairbanks : a gold rush town that beat the odds

Author: Dermot Cole
Publisher: Fairbanks [Alaska] : Epicenter Press, ©1999.
Series: City history series (Epicenter Press)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fairbanks Centennial edView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dermot Cole
ISBN: 0945397739 9780945397731 580660599X 9785806605994
OCLC Number: 41579911
Description: 224 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Map --
Ch. 1. Low water and high hopes --
Ch. 2. Boom times on the Chena --
Ch. 3. Golden days in Fairbanks --
Ch. 4. Trial by fire --
Ch. 5. Town of Robinson Crusoes --
Ch. 6. End of the glory days --
Ch. 7. A ghost town no more --
Ch. 8. Most air-minded city --
Ch. 9. Through dust and mud --
Ch. 10. War on the home front --
Ch. 11. Red star over Fairbanks --
Ch. 12. The end of the line --
Ch. 13. A town transformed --
Ch. 14. Celebrating statehood --
Ch. 15. A river runs through it --
Ch. 16. The oil years in Alaska --
Epilogue --
Bibliography --
Index --
About the author.
Series Title: City history series (Epicenter Press)
Responsibility: Dermot Cole.
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