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Author Salisbury, Gay.

Title The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic / Gay Salisbury & Laney Salisbury.

Imprint New York : W.W. Norton & Co., c2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  614.5 S167    ---  Available
Description ix, 303 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-302).
Contents Gold, men, and dogs -- Outbreak -- Quarantine -- Gone to the dogs -- Flying machines -- Hunters of the North -- Rule of the 40's -- The real heroes were dogs -- Red tape -- The ice factory -- Up against it good and strong -- Saved.
Study Program AR RL 8.4 16.0 PHS
Subject Diphtheria -- Alaska -- Nome.
Sled dogs.
Diphtheria -- history -- Alaska.
Epidemics -- History -- Alaska.
Dogs -- Alaska.
History, 20th Century -- Alaska.
Inuits -- history -- Alaska.
Rescue work -- history -- Alaska.
Added Author Salisbury, Laney.
ISBN 0393019624
0393325709 (pbk.)
Standard No. NLM 101184389

 
    
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