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The Resource The final frontiersman : Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness, James Campbell

The final frontiersman : Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness, James Campbell

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The final frontiersman : Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness
Title
The final frontiersman
Title remainder
Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness
Statement of responsibility
James Campbell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait of the late Alaskan bush frontiersman, told by his cousin, traces his family's adventures on the land's frozen and remote outreaches, describing his unhappy childhood, decision to move his wife and two daughters to the bush, steadfast cultivation of survival skills, and untimely death
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MNE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, James
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F910.7.K67
LC item number
C36 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Korth, Heimo
  • Korth, Heimo
  • Korth, Heimo
  • Pioneers
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Wilderness areas
  • Alaska
  • Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Alaska)
  • Alaska
  • Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Alaska)
  • Families
  • Homes
  • Manners and customs
  • Travel
  • Wilderness areas
  • Alaska
Label
The final frontiersman : Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness, James Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-303)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Introduction -- ch. 1. Winter -- ch. 2. Growing up wild -- ch. 3. The final frontier -- ch. 4. The big woods -- ch. 5. On the Coleen -- ch. 6. Spring -- ch. 7. Back-to-nature boys -- ch. 8. Hunting the ice whale -- ch. 9. A family of his own -- ch. 10. Summer -- ch. 11. Closing of the frontier -- ch. 12. Fall -- ch. 13. A way of life -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm74721685
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Atria books trade paperback ed.
Extent
viii, 303 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743453141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)74721685
Label
The final frontiersman : Heimo Korth and his family, alone in Alaska's arctic wilderness, James Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-303)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Introduction -- ch. 1. Winter -- ch. 2. Growing up wild -- ch. 3. The final frontier -- ch. 4. The big woods -- ch. 5. On the Coleen -- ch. 6. Spring -- ch. 7. Back-to-nature boys -- ch. 8. Hunting the ice whale -- ch. 9. A family of his own -- ch. 10. Summer -- ch. 11. Closing of the frontier -- ch. 12. Fall -- ch. 13. A way of life -- Selected bibliography
Control code
ocm74721685
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Atria books trade paperback ed.
Extent
viii, 303 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743453141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
System control number
(OCoLC)74721685

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