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The Resource First wilderness : my quest in the territory of Alaska, by Sam Keith

First wilderness : my quest in the territory of Alaska, by Sam Keith

Label
First wilderness : my quest in the territory of Alaska
Title
First wilderness
Title remainder
my quest in the territory of Alaska
Statement of responsibility
by Sam Keith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sam Keith followed his dream to Alaska where he met Dick Proenneke. He was searching for adventure and acceptance, and found it hunting and fishing with Dick and other colorful characters who shared a love of outdoors, hard work, and self-reliance. His experiences--harrowing, funny, fascinating--are detailed in this memoir"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keith, Sam
Dewey number
979.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F909.K28
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Keith, Sam
  • Keith, Sam
  • Proenneke, Richard
  • Wilderness areas
  • Outdoor life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Kodiak Island (Alaska)
  • Kenai Peninsula (Alaska)
Label
First wilderness : my quest in the territory of Alaska, by Sam Keith
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Nick Jans -- Map: Alaska map with inset of Kodiak/Lake Clark/Kenai region -- Introduction: Buried treasure / by Brian Lies -- Preface: Longings -- Out of the nest -- The jumping-off place -- The transplanting -- Taking hold -- Local color -- Winter smorgasbord -- Days of the bear -- Summer sojourns -- Kenai moose hunt -- Comings and goings -- The Kittiwake -- The Bay of the Winds -- Enforcement patrolman -- Driving out -- Epilogue a nest of my own -- Afterword: On his shoulders / by Laurel Keith Lies
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9781941821091
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014017710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874725966
  • 1976294
Label
First wilderness : my quest in the territory of Alaska, by Sam Keith
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Nick Jans -- Map: Alaska map with inset of Kodiak/Lake Clark/Kenai region -- Introduction: Buried treasure / by Brian Lies -- Preface: Longings -- Out of the nest -- The jumping-off place -- The transplanting -- Taking hold -- Local color -- Winter smorgasbord -- Days of the bear -- Summer sojourns -- Kenai moose hunt -- Comings and goings -- The Kittiwake -- The Bay of the Winds -- Enforcement patrolman -- Driving out -- Epilogue a nest of my own -- Afterword: On his shoulders / by Laurel Keith Lies
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9781941821091
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014017710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)874725966
  • 1976294

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