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Alaska region overview

Alaska region overview

a legacy of caring for the land and serving people.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- Alaska.,
  • Wilderness areas -- Alaska.,
  • National parks and reserves -- Alaska.,
  • Outdoor recreation -- Alaska.,
  • Eskimos -- Alaska -- Social life and customs.,
  • Subsistence economy -- Alaska.,
  • Alaska -- Description and travel.,
  • Alaska -- Economic conditions.

  • About the Edition

    This look at the circumstances and amenities of Alaska emphasizes matters under Forest Service oversight.

    Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Forest Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17717883M

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Spanning alm years, this book is the definition of epic historical fiction. Beginning with the migration of mastodon and saber-toothed tigers from Siberia to Alaska across the Bering Land Bridge and continuing forward to the signing of the Alaska Statehood Act that made Alaska the 49th state inthe history of the nations largest state is laid out in surprisingly readable fashion/5.

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