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The Alaska Almanac free pdf This is an indispensable reference for those who are traveling to the north or those who already know and love it but want to impress others with their encyclopedic knowledge of Alaska's fascinating past and present. Available for the first time in color, this affordable, best-selling guide offers accurate, timely facts on geography, history, economy, employment, recreation, trophy records, climate, and people of the state with the most "ests" ever: largest lake, tallest mountain, longest coastline, biggest cabbage, most acreage in national parks, and more. It also features Alaska's funniest man, Mr. Whitekeys, who manages to find some of the more bizarre facts about the state for us.

About Whitekeys

Originally from Tennessee, Nancy Gates came to Alaska as a young wife and mother of two small boys in 1978. Nancy and her family, eventually expanding to six children, have lived in various cities within Alaska over the past thirty-three years including Anchorage, Seward, Juneau, Ketchikan, and Palmer. Nancy enjoys writing about what she enjoys living--family life among the extraordinary people in the Last Frontier. Her essays have appeared in various collections and magazines including "We Alaskans," "Alaska Magazine, " and the "Cup of Comfort" anthologies. One of her feature articles earned Honorable Mention in the 71st Annual "Writer's Digest "Writing Competition. The coauthor of "The Alaska Homesteader's Handbook," Nancy also enjoys contributing to, editing, writing, and updating travel books such as "Alaska's Best Places," "Discovery Travel Adventures Alaskan Wilderness," "Insight Guides Alaska," "Berlitz Pocket Guide for Alaska," and "The""Alaska Almanac(R)." Mr. Whitekeys (www.mrwhitekyes.com) is a humorist and noted writer and commentator about all things wacky in or about Alaska. He has a weekly series, "Fly By Fridays," on Anchorage's NBC-affiliate, KTUU.

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Author : Whitekeys
Publisher : Alaska Northwest Books
Data Published : 01 November 2013
ISBN : 0882409131
EAN : 9780882409139
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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