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Author Hensley, William L. Iggiagruk.

Title Fifty miles from tomorrow : a memoir of Alaska and the real people / William L. Iggiagruk Hensley.

Imprint New York : Sarah Crichton Books, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  979.8 H526    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 256 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
Summary Documents the author's traditional childhood north of the Arctic Circle, his decision to pursue an education in the continental U.S., and his successful lobbying efforts that convinced the government to allocate land and monetary resources to Alaska's natives in compensation for incursions on their way of life.
Subject Hensley, William L. Iggiagruk.
Inupiat -- Alaska -- Kotzebue -- Biography.
Inupiat -- Alaska -- Kotzebue -- History.
Inupiat -- Alaska -- Kotzebue -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780374154844 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0374154848 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Standard No. NZ1 12777214

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