Tales from the Edge: True Adventures in Alaska

Tales from the Edge True Adventures in Alaska From the Klondike to the Bering Sea from Alaska s bounty that brought fortunes to some to its wilderness that claimed the lives of others Tales from the Edge explores the myth beauty and peril of

  • Title: Tales from the Edge: True Adventures in Alaska
  • Author: Larry Kaniut
  • ISBN: 9780312317034
  • Page: 193
  • Format: Paperback
  • From the Klondike to the Bering Sea, from Alaska s bounty that brought fortunes to some to its wilderness that claimed the lives of others, Tales from the Edge explores the myth, beauty, and peril of the arctic landscape Editor Larry Kaniut brings together some of the world s best outdoor adventure writers to celebrate the land and the people who have measured themselvesFrom the Klondike to the Bering Sea, from Alaska s bounty that brought fortunes to some to its wilderness that claimed the lives of others, Tales from the Edge explores the myth, beauty, and peril of the arctic landscape Editor Larry Kaniut brings together some of the world s best outdoor adventure writers to celebrate the land and the people who have measured themselves against it.Tales from the Edge is a celebration of Alaska featuring such notable contributors as Peter Jenkins, Spike Walker, Jay Hammond, Nick Jans, Dana Stabenow, Larry Kaniut, and Tales from the Edge will stir the soul and imagination of every armchair adventurer.

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    1. I've read a lot of books about adventures in Alaska so some of the tales in this book (each by a different author) were familiar i.e. encounters with grizzlies, bush plane crashes and fishing and hunting stories. What I really appreciated was the variety of stories related here that weren't "typical". One of my favorites involved the grip of basketball on the populations of remote native Alaskan villages. Another tale depicted the filming of a Hollywood movie deep in a remote wilderness area in [...]

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