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Two in the far north

Author: Margaret E Murie; Olaus J Murie; Rafael D Palacios
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reminiscences of life in Fairbanks, Alaska, from 1911 to 1924, with accounts of three expeditions into the Arctic with her biologist husband, who illustrated this book.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Murie, Margaret E.
Two in the Far North.
New York, Knopf, 1962
(OCoLC)590720251
Online version:
Murie, Margaret E.
Two in the Far North.
New York, Knopf, 1962
(OCoLC)607743508
Named Person: Margaret E Murie; Olaus J Murie; Margaret E Murie; Olaus J Murie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret E Murie; Olaus J Murie; Rafael D Palacios
OCLC Number: 1336389
Notes: Autobiographical.
"With a map of Alaska drawn by Rafael Palacios"--Jacket.
Description: 438 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
Contents: Part 1. Fairbanks: To the north --
Freeze-up --
The town --
Winter --
Mail day --
Spring --
Summer --
The trail --
And over the mountains --
Part 2. The Upper Koyukuk: Home to romance --
Anvik --
Nulato --
Willow River --
Alatna --
"And beyond" --
Bettles --
One day of it --
On the river ice --
Wiseman --
The mountains --
Southward --
Part 3. The Old Crow River: Tanana and Yukon --
The Porcupine --
The Old Crow --
By main strength --
Geese --
Downstream --
Part 4. Sheenjek: North again --
At Lobo Lake --
Both sides of the river --
Up the valley --
Tundra and mountain --
Caribou --
To the head of the river --
Autumn in August.
Responsibility: by Margaret E. Murie ; illustrated by Olaus J. Murie.

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Reminiscences of life in Fairbanks, Alaska, from 1911 to 1924, with accounts of three expeditions into the Arctic with her biologist husband, who illustrated this book.

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