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Hutchinson, Shaun David

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Jack and sixteen-year-old Wilhelm, assistants to--and captives of--rival magicians, fall in love against the backdrop of Seattle's 1908 world's fair, the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2021

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Blum, Howard.

Summary: Set in the last decade of the nineteenth century, this true tale of the last frontier and the Yukon Gold Rush describes a mystery surrounding the disappearance of gold bars stolen from the Treadmill Mine in Juneau, Alaska. Without clues, it appears the crime may never be solved, but Charlie Siringo of the Pinkerton Agency sets out on a rugged cross-country odyssey to catch the thieves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Trade 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.02 BLU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 978.02 Blum 2010

DeGraf, Anna

Summary: Anna DeGraf, an independent pioneer, recounts her twenty-five years of adventure in Alaska and the Yukon Territory before, during, and after the Gold Rush.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Archon Books 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DEGRAF, ANNA DEG

O'Neill, Dan (Daniel T.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.986 ONE

Hildebrand, John.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Wisconsin Press 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.986 HIL

Murphy, Claire Rudolf.

Summary: Contains profiles and photographs of twenty-three women who sought their fortunes in the Yukon and Alaska during the gold rush age of the late ninteenth and early twentieth century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alaska Northwest Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 971.91 MUR

Summary: "Relive the gold rush era aboard the restored parlor cars of the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad. From Skagway, one of the best preserved Alaskan frontier cities and home to the Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, journey along the mountainous path used by stampeders in the late 1800's to the White Pass Summit and on to Lake Bennett. Discover abandoned gold rush sites and fascinating...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: GoodTimes Entertainment 2003

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

Walker, Joyce.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithmark 1871

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 979.8 WAL

Vipond, Anne

Summary: The new 9th Edition of Alaska by Cruise Ship includes updates on attractions and shore side activities for cruisers to this beautiful state. New information on the home ports. Written for cruise readers wanting to make the most of their time in each port. Covers ports and towns from Seattle to Fairbanks with special section on Denali National Park.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ocean Cruise Guides Ltd. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 ALA

Taliaferro, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2006

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

Summary: Environmentalist Leanne Allison and wildlife biologist Karsten Heuer followed a herd of 120,000 caribou on foot, across 1,500 kilometers of rugged Arctic tundra, from Canada's central Yukon to coastal Alaska (the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge) and back again. They wanted to raise awareness of threats to the caribou's survival, if proposed oil and gas development goes ahead in the herd's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Film Board of Canada 2004

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BEI

Mackey, Lance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zorro Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MACKEY, LANCE MAC

Nelson, Richard K.

Summary: Here is Nelson's luminously wise account of his exploration of an unnamed island in the Pacific Northwest. This book revises our own relationship with nature, allowing us to observe it and also to participate in it with reverence and a sense of wonder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306 Nelso

Summary: "The Great Alone" is an award-winning documentary packed with adventure and thrills that follows the inspiring comeback story of four-time Iditarod Champion Lance Mackey and his indestructible love and passion for dog sledding, his family and the infamous Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. The first ever in history to win four consecutive Iditarod races, Lance Mackey faces ongoing battles with his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: FilmRise 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC GRE

Kupperberg, Paul.

Summary: Describes the work of U.S. Army engineers and civilian contractors to build a 1,500 mile emergency supply line to isolated military bases in Alaska in the tense months after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 388.1 KUP

Wolfe, Art.

Summary: Art Wolfe's stunning color wildlife and nature photographs teach young children the alphabet while giving them a sense of wonder and appreciation about the bounty of nature in the Pacific Northwest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WOL

Summary: Ten-disc expanded edition of National Geographic's National parks collection that explores the natural history and wildlife of America's national parks.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 NAT

Raban, Jonathan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.982 RAB

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A selection of letters by Laura Ingalls Wilder to her husband in which she describes the highlights of her visit to the West Coast in 1915.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1976

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 813.522 Wilder

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

Summary: A video tour of the Yukon.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mountain Automation 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.191 COM

Summary: An annually updated travel guide to Alaska and Northwest Canada with maps, diagrams, photographs, and an almost mile-by-mile travelogue of what to expect along the main roads.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morris Communications 2013

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

Upton, Joe

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Saquatch Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 639.275 UPT

Summary: "This meditation on cinema's past from Decasia director Bill Morrison pieces together the bizarre true history of a long-lost collection of 533 nitrate film prints from the early 1900s. Located just south of the Arctic Circle, Dawson City was settled in 1896 and became the center of the Canadian Gold Rush that brough 100,000 prospectors to the area. It was also the final stop for a distribution...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino Lorber 2017

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC DAW

Summary: A Pan American journey: Travel the Alaska Highway from Vancouver to Alaska, taking in the dramatic and rugged coastline, and relishing the freedom of the great North.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Questar 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.2 Scenic

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