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By James W. Phillips

Romantic, history-filled names have lengthy fired the mind's eye of each reader and customer to the Northland. In Alaska-Yukon position Names, writer James W. Phillips takes the traveling vacationer, historian, and armchair vacationer in the course of the so much memorable locations within the Alaska-Yukon zone. because the most well liked routes north to Alaska and the Yukon are the Marine street and the Alaska road via Canada, the entries of Alaska-Yukon position Names contain ghost cities, islands, waterways, mountains, and glaciers in northern British Columbia. even if extra attracted to the surroundings, the ancient previous, or the amazing yarns attached with the realm, you can be overjoyed via the colourful cities of Alaska and the Yukon--Poorman, Shaman's Village, chook and Eek--and may have no hassle imagining the mettle of these pioneers who traveled Moose cross, shot Squaw Rapids, or panned in 24-karat gold Creek.

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