Books tagged: alaska native culture

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Alaska's Streams of Dreams
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 24,790. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Wilderness fishing adventures of former Alaska lodge owner. Photos introduce chapters about fishing and wildlife on remote rivers of Bering Sea and Bristol Bay Regions, Kodiak Island, Alaska Peninsula, and less secluded Kenai Peninsula. Accounts include salmon fishing excursions, bear encounters, Native subsistence fishing, and detailed writings of "A River Runs Red" (sockeye) and Arctic grayling.
Wild Discoveries - An Alaska Odyssey
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The ebook embraces Alaska’s wilderness spectacle. Personal excursions by the author/artist/philosopher shares affectionate disclosures of remote Alaska’s Native people, habitat, and wildlife. Photo illustrated chapters reveal parallels between man's condition and wild creature pursuits. Insights gained will be heartfelt. The "Epilogue" describes the human dilemma while seeking greater purpose.
Tracks Across Alaska - A Dog Sled Journey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Scotsman dreams of driving a dog sled across Alaska. Arriving there with no experience, he learns the hard way. This is much more than the story of that feat of self-reliance and endurance; it defines the deep bond between man and dog; it is a portrait of the land - beautiful, rich, empty, sometimes murderous - its history and the people who live there. And it has become a classic.
Walking on Ice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Walking on Ice is part romantic memoir, part travelogue and part “girl’s own adventure”. The tale begins in the warm climes of New Zealand in the South Pacific when an on-line friendship between an American & a New Zealander blossoms into romance, and concludes among the Eskimo in the wintry wilds of remote Alaska. A book for adventurous romantics and arm-chair travellers alike.