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The Thin Black Line By David Rowland
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This is David Rowland's first novel. The story is set during the Klondike Gold Rush of the late 19th century. Summer 1897, Samuel Cross labours tirelessly on his father's farm. he longs for a more... More > fulfilling life and welcomes the monthly trip into the port of Seattle to pick up supplies. It is during such a visit, that he reads a newspaper headline that gold has been found in the Klondike and men have returned richer than they could have imagined. With little prospect that his life will change, he takes control and leaves for Seattle without telling his parents. Luck is on his side as he finds a company looking for cooks to feed the mining company employees in the Klondike; the steamer departs tomorrow. On board he meets up with three young men similar to himself, all with different stories to tell, one of which will come to threaten his own life. The story follows the young men as their friendship grows and they endeavour to strike it rich in the frozen north.< Less
Wildlife From The North By Julien Schroder
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Discover month after month the beauty of the wildlife living in Alaska and Northern Canada.
MILE 1202: Life Along the Alaska Highway By Eric N. Foster
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Eric Foster’s book is full of the flavor of the Yukon in 1970. He went there along with his wife and family to teach school. He shows the hopeful spirit of the people who lived, worked and... More > played in Beaver Creek. They held curling bonspiels, holiday dances, hunted moose and mountain sheep, and cavorted on snowmobiles as they enjoyed the cold for eight months each year. The four months of summer allowed them to grow vegetables, go fishing and enjoy the school picnic. Foster’s story tells about tough people making their way with courage and spirit. Caroline H. Davidson Writer - Poet< Less
Western Canada By David McGuire
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Photos of Western Canada, including from Manitoba, Alberta ,Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Yukon, and British Columbia.
Rivers of Gold By Robert Brown
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In the late summer and early fall of Canada's Yukon Territory, zoologist and countryside ranger, Robert J. Brown, takes a journey by canoe along the Teslin and Yukon rivers. With photographer Gary... More > Cook, they explore the wilderness, meeting its wildlife and encountering the ghosts of the rivers' goldrush past. Their journey continues on the Dempster Highway, through Tombstone Territorial Park and up to the Arctic Circle. In a humorous and thought provoking tale of adventure the author brings to life the natural world and questions our attitudes towards it.< Less
Rivers of Gold By Robert Brown
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In the late summer and early fall of Canada's Yukon Territory, zoologist and countryside ranger, Robert J. Brown, takes a journey by canoe along the Teslin and Yukon rivers. With photographer Gary... More > Cook, they explore the wilderness, meeting its wildlife and encountering the ghosts of the rivers' goldrush past. Their journey continues on the Dempster Highway, through Tombstone Territorial Park and up to the Arctic Circle. In a humorous and thought provoking tale of adventure the author brings to life the natural world and questions our attitudes towards it.< Less
Breedlove's Gold By Paul McPhie
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The story of the Klondike gold rush has become an authentic chapter of Alaska, Yukon, and Canadian history. This novel recounts the education in life, friendship, love and death of a young man, first... More > against the evolving backdrop of the American southwest, then the dazzling richness of the Yukon gold fields. The story contains the passion, humour, and heartbreak characterizing the journeys of so many gold digging argonauts in what one commentator has called "the most useless human migration in human history."< Less
The Call of the Wild- PDF By Jack London
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The Call of the Wild is a novel by Jack London written in 1903 about a dog named Buck after a series of events leads to his serving as a sled dog in the Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 19th... More > Century. Formatting, File Conversion, and Cover Design by ALBEDO MUSIC http://www.albedomusic.com< Less
Year of the Gold Rush By Burr Cook
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This Novelette begins on board a steamship headed for Dyea Alaska during the gold rush of 1898/99 when over 50,000 amateur prospectors traveled to the emerging city of Dawson where the Yukon River... More > meets the Klondike. Few got rich and many perished during the great adventure.< Less
North to Alaska with a No-Account Cat By Herb Williams
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The last frontier; a ninety day, 5,000 mile motorhome journey from Vancouver, British Columbia to Fort Macleod, Alberta, by way of Alaska and the Yukon. With his wife, Sharon, and a... More > “no-account” cat named Pickles (the no-account label is explained in chapter two) he traveled virtually every major road, and several minor ones, throughout the interior of the vast land to the north. In the same humorous/historical style as Bill Bryson and Dave Barry, North to Alaska with a No-Account Cat becomes a testament to the pristine scenery, colorful inhabitants, frontier-like towns and exciting adventures found in the land of the midnight sun. Share unique adventures in places such as the Sign Post Forest, in Watson Lake, Yukon, Halibut Cove, on the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, and Prince William Sound near Anchorage, Alaska, home to twenty-six glaciers, the most spectacular—Meares and Columbia. Bon Voyage!< Less

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