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World Famous Alaska Highway: Guide to the Alcan & Other Wilderness Roads of the North

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From the southernmost community of Homer to Deadhorse, the northern end of the road that meets the Arctic Ocean, this guide details routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way. 90 full-color photos and 6 maps. Wending through breathtaking mountain vistas, along sparkling streams and lakes, over the Canadian Rockies and into the Last Frontier, the Alaska Highway is a portal to some of the most beautiful places in all of North America. Once a WWII supply line known as ALCAN, this historic byway has become a destination unto itself. The guide also includes information on Alaska's state highways that connect far-flung communities. With details on routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way, this book includes: roadway information for routes through Canada, historical sites, recreation hot-spots, festivals, parades and more!

Synopsis:

For the ultimate wilderness road trip, this guide is indispensable. From the southernmost community of Homer to Deadhorse, the northern end of the road that meets the Arctic Ocean, the guide details routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way. 90 full-color photos and 6 maps.

Synopsis:

Wending through breathtaking mountain vistas, along sparkling streams and lakes, over the Canadian Rockies and into the Last Frontier, the Alaska Highway is a portal to some of the most beautiful places in all of North America. Once a WWII supply line known as ALCAN, this historic byway has become a destination unto itself. The guide also includes information on Alaska's state highways that connect far-flung communities. With details on routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way, this book includes: roadway information for routes through Canada, historical sites, recreation hot-spots, festivals, parades and more!

Synopsis:

The Alaska Highway is a portal to some of the most beautiful scenery in all of North America. This guide features detailed routes, driving conditions, unique places and people, and historic travel information.

About the Author

Brown is a writer, editor, freelancer, program and book developer, journalist, quilter, mother, grandmother and wife. Her work has been nationally honored for compassionate, insightful depictations of Alaska natives and for children's literature. She began her award-winning literary career in journalism, and in 1984 was the founding editor of 'Heartland"", the Sunday magazine of the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner. Later she wrote for the Anchorgae Daily News, then shifted into editing the popular monthly magazine Alaska, with a readership of more than a quarter million. She holds a Bachelor's degree in journalism and a Master of Fine Arts degree.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780882406022
Subtitle:
&
Publisher:
Alaska Northwest Books
Author:
Brown, Tricia
Subject:
Canada
Subject:
Automobile travel
Subject:
United States - Pacific - Alaska
Subject:
Wilderness areas
Subject:
Alaska
Subject:
Northwest, canadian
Subject:
United States - General
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
World-Famous Alaska Highway: A Guide to the Alcan & Other
Publication Date:
20050401
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Dimensions:
9.02x6.08x.62 in. 1.22 lbs.

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World Famous Alaska Highway: Guide to the Alcan & Other Wilderness Roads of the North
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Product details pages Alaska Northwest Books - English 9780882406022 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
For the ultimate wilderness road trip, this guide is indispensable. From the southernmost community of Homer to Deadhorse, the northern end of the road that meets the Arctic Ocean, the guide details routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way. 90 full-color photos and 6 maps.
"Synopsis" by , Wending through breathtaking mountain vistas, along sparkling streams and lakes, over the Canadian Rockies and into the Last Frontier, the Alaska Highway is a portal to some of the most beautiful places in all of North America. Once a WWII supply line known as ALCAN, this historic byway has become a destination unto itself. The guide also includes information on Alaska's state highways that connect far-flung communities. With details on routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way, this book includes: roadway information for routes through Canada, historical sites, recreation hot-spots, festivals, parades and more!
"Synopsis" by , The Alaska Highway is a portal to some of the most beautiful scenery in all of North America. This guide features detailed routes, driving conditions, unique places and people, and historic travel information.
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