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

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The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic
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The cruelest miles
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The cruelest miles
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The story of the 1925 Nome, Alaska, diphtheria epidemic describes the plight of the patients, with a blizzard imminent and the much-needed serum seven hundred miles away, as teams of sled dogs and their drivers become the only hope for survival
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165860
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
614.5/123/097986
Illustrations
  • illustrations
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  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA644.D6
LC item number
S25 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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Gay Salisbury & Laney Salisbury
The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic, Gay Salisbury & Laney Salisbury
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-303)
Contents
Gold, men, and dogs -- Outbreak -- Quarantine -- Gone to the dogs -- Flying machines -- Hunters of the North -- The "Rule of the 40's" -- Along the Yukon River -- Red tape -- The ice factory -- Cold glory -- Saved
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 303 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393019629
Lccn
2002156444
Other physical details
ill., maps

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