a true tale of the North by Slim Randles

Publisher: Winchester Press in New York

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  • Randles, Slim.,
  • Randles, Slim.,
  • Dogsledding -- Alaska -- Personal narratives.,
  • Dogsledding -- Alaska -- Personal narratives.,
  • Alaska -- Description and travel.,
  • Alaska -- Description and travel.

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A reporter recounts adventures of his adopted life in Alaska and particularly his grueling dog team expeditions.

Edition Notes

StatementSlim Randles.
LC ClassificationsF910 .R36
The Physical Object
Pagination209 p. ;
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4890302M
ISBN 100876911866
LC Control Number76022211

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