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Summary: Newcomer Dr. Phil Capra and his wife join the quirky residents of Cicely, Alaska. They adjust to small town life with the help of Dr. Joel Fleischman, Maggie, Chris and the rest of the town.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV No 6

Summary: Braving Alaska. Ventures to the Alaskan bush where four families are carving out lives for themselves in the tradition of the state's early settlers. Focuses on the daily challenges of surviving in an untamed wilderness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ALA

Mondor, Colleen Catherine.

Summary: Explores the history of Alaskan aviation, discussing small plane piloting in the wildest territory of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 387.7092 MON

Summary: The talking puppies are back, and this time they venture to the frosty arctic and team up with new friends in an exciting dogsled race across Alaska. When the going gets tough, the daring dogs have to band together with their new friends, Talon and Shasta, and muster up the courage to face the fur-raising challenges ahead. But will the puppies have what it takes to win the race and find their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Snow 2008

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY SNO

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1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: DVD Holiday S

Kizzia, Tom.

Summary: Kizzia captures an era-defining clash between environmentalists and pioneers ignited by a mesmerizing sociopath who held a town and a family captive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.805 HALE, ROBERT KIZ

Rozell, Ned

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Duquesne University Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.98 ROZ

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.8 ALA

Spradlin, Michael P

Summary: When a monster storm descends on Mount Denali in Alaska, several teams of climbers are trapped in the blizzard, and Lieutenant Jamal Jenkins and his squad of Pararescuemen are called on to locate and rescue them--if they can survive some of the harshest conditions on the planet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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Summary: Fresh out of New York's Columbia University, cocky young Dr. Joel Fleischman is looking forward to his comfortable position in Alaska's largest city. But upon his arrival, Joel finds himself a fish out of water as he's instead assigned to a tiny Alaskan village where the offbeat locals would love him to stay forever.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2006

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Fountain, Henry

Summary: "In the tradition of Erik Larson's Isaac's Storm, a riveting narrative about the biggest earthquake in recorded history in North America--the 1964 Alaskan earthquake that demolished the city of Valdez and obliterated the coastal village of Chenega--and the scientist sent to look for geological clues to explain the dynamics of earthquakes, who helped to confirm the then controversial theory of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2017

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Young, Judy

Summary: Eleven-year-old Buck Bray travels to Denali National Park to shoot a new kids' wilderness show, and with the cameraman's daughter, they work to solve the mystery of two missing grizzly cubs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC YOU

Summary: Since the 1960s, Nome, Alaska, has seen a disproportionate number of its population being reported missing every year. Despite multiple FBI investigations of the region, the truth has never been discovered. Psychologist Dr. Abigail Tyler begins videotaping sessions with traumatized patients and unwittingly discovered some of the most disturbing evidence of alien abduction ever documented.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2010

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1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER FOU

Gagne, Tammy.

Summary: "This book explores the Native Alaskan cultures. Learn about the people, lifestyles, food, politics, music, dance, religion, language, arts, architecture, education, sports and so on, and how they affect the culture of Alaska"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 305.8 Gagne 2015

Coyne, Amanda.

Summary: The story of America's last frontier and oil province from the discovery of oil in Prudhoe Bay in 1968, to its crossroads today after Governor Sarah Palin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nation Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.8 COY

Lende, Heather

Summary: Tiny Haines, Alaska, ninety miles north of Juneau, is accessible mainly by water or air and only when the weather is good. There's no traffic light and no mail delivery; people can vanish without a trace; and funerals are community affairs. As both obituary writer and social columnist for the local newspaper, Heather Lende knows better than anyone the goings-on in this breathtakingly beautiful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.8 LEN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 979.8 Lende 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 979.82 LEN

Taliaferro, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.802 TAL

Bauer, Erwin A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Outdoor Life Books 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.98 BAU

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Nita Dara is one of ten eighth graders who has already won a scholarship to attend the Alaska Young Explorers program and learn explorer skills in an Alaskan wilderness camp; but the program is also a competition and the winner will get 5000 dollars--money that Nita's family could really use--but on the final challenge she is paired with the super-competitive Sohail Aman, and the challenge...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Haines, John Meade

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graywolf Press 1989

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.54 HAI

Murphy, Brian

Summary: "Shortly before Christmas in 1943, five Army aviators left Alaska's Ladd Field on a test flight. Only one ever returned: Leon Crane, a city kid from Philadelphia with little more than a parachute on his back when he bailed from his B-24 Liberator before it crashed into the Arctic. Alone in subzero temperatures, Crane managed to stay alive in the dead of the Yukon winter for nearly twelve weeks...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CRANE, LEON MUR

Murphy, Brian

Summary: Shortly before Christmas in 1943, five Army aviators left Alaska's Ladd Field on a test flight. Only one ever returned: Leon Crane, a city kid from Philadelphia with little more than a parachute on his back when he bailed from his B-24 Liberator before it crashed into the Arctic. Alone in subzero temperatures, Crane managed to stay alive in the dead of the Yukon winter for nearly twelve weeks...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 CRANE, LEON MUR

Van Hemert, Caroline

4 holds on 1 copy

Summary: For fans of Cheryl Strayed, the gripping story of a biologist's human-powered journey from the Pacific Northwest to the Arctic to rediscover her love of birds, nature, and adventure. During graduate school, as she conducted experiments on the peculiarly misshapen beaks of chickadees, ornithologist Caroline Van Hemert began to feel stifled in the isolated, sterile environment of the lab. Worried...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Spark 2019

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Summary: Features footage of Alaska's Katmai National Park & Preserve, Lake Clark National Park & Preserve, sockeye salmon in teh Brooks River ecosystem, and fly-fishing for all 5 species of salmon, rainbow trout, char and grayling in the Alagnak Wild River.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Bennett-Watt HD Productions 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 ALA

Lende, Heather

Contents: Grant us wisdom, grant us courage -- Be still my praying feet -- You do not know -- Namaste -- Take good care of the garden and the dogs -- All good gifts around us -- You are going to get well -- Good neighbors -- The comfort of eagles -- Snowshoeing with God : a playlist -- Passing the peace -- Muerte beach -- Amazing grace -- Preying together -- The music of what happens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 979.8 LEN

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 979.8 LENDE, HEATHER LEN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 979.8 Lende 2010

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