Two in the Far North

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Knopf, 1962 - Frontier and pioneer life - 438 pages
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Reminiscences of life in Fairbanks, Alaska, from 1911 to 1924, with accounts of three expeditions into the Arctic with her biologist husband, who illustrated this book.

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User Review  - SeriousGrace - LibraryThing

Murie starts her first book, Two in the Far North with a look back at her first visit to Alaska when she was nine years old in the year 1911. The writing is full of exuberance and excitement. Her ... Read full review

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User Review  - VirginiaGill - LibraryThing

This book made me want to visit parts of Alaska I've yet to see and I found myself inspired by Margaret's strength. The description of mosquito swarms on the Yukon River still give me nightmares. If you live elsewhere and dream of Alaska add this book to your must ead list. Read full review

Contents

To the North
3
Freezeup
19
The Town
25
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