The Alaska Almanac

Author: Nancy Gates
Publisher: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.
ISBN: 0882406051
Size: 65.36 MB
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With facts and figures on geography, history, economy, cultures, and peoples of the Last Frontier, the 29th edition is packed with all-about-Alaska information for people who dream of visiting Alaska, as well as long-lasting sourdoughs.

The Alaska Almanac

Author: Alaska Northwest Publishing
Publisher: Alaska Northwest Books
ISBN: 9780882404912
Size: 61.74 MB
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An added pleasure in this year's edition is the humor of Mr. Whitekeys, author of ""Mr. Whitekeys' Alaska Bizarre"". Illustrations & photos. 22 maps.

The Alaska Almanac

Author: Laura Cole
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780882405728
Size: 40.42 MB
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Gathers information about Alaska's population, geography, government, employment, banking, business, transportation, agriculture, industry, and culture.

Alaska Almanac

Author: Edward Sanford Harrison
Publisher:
ISBN:
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There is a greater number of people in the Susitna basin this year than heretofore
; but otherwise the population of Alaska remains about the same as in 1908. The
following material from the last year's Almanac covers this subject: An estimate of
the population of Alaska is at best a guess. The census of 1890 gave the total
population of Alaska (which included natives) as 32,052. Ten years later the
census showed a population of 63,592. There has been an increase in the
population ...

Watson S Really Big Wwii Almanac

Author: Patrick Watson
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1469101890
Size: 36.93 MB
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Admiral William Halsey's Task Force 16.1, consisting of the USN carrier
ENTERPRISE, the heavy cruisers NORTHAMPTON and SAN FRANCISCO, the
destroyers BALCH, BENHAM, ELLET and FANNING and the tanker SABINE, left
Pearl Harbor to rendezvous with the carrier HORN ET and “Doolittle's Raiders”.
The last Allied positions on Bataan were attacked by the Japanese. The Alaska
Defense Command ordered the internment of the 263 Japanese-Americans
living in Alaska.

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2013

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1600571751
Size: 12.72 MB
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Tree:Sitka spruce. Song:“Alaska's Flag.” Entered union: Jan.3,1959; rank:49th.
Statefair at Palmer, late Aug.-early Sept. History. Early inhabitants included the
Tlingit-Haida and Athabascan peoples. Ancestors ofthe Aleutand Inuit (Eskimo)
probably arrived from Siberia between 10,000and 6,000 yearsago. Vitus Bering,
a Dane sailing for Russia, was the first European to land in Alaska, 1741.
Russians, pursuing the fur trade, established a permanent settlement on Kodiak
Island,1784.

Reed S Nautical Almanac East Coast 2009

Author: Reed, Lajoux
Publisher: REED's Nautical Almanac
ISBN: 1884666957
Size: 51.87 MB
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... Cuba, 726 Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 846 Santos, Brazil, 4,609
Savannah, Georgia, U.S.A. (via Windward Passage and Crooked Island Passage
), 1,606 Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., 4,020 Seward, Alaska, U.S.A., 4,916
Shanghai, China (via Osumi Kaikyo), 8,648 Shanghai, China (via Tsugaru Kaikyo
), 8,566 Shimonoseki, Japan (east of Honshu), 8,153 Shimonoseki, Japan (west
of Honshu), 8,081 Sitka, Alaska, U.S.A., 4,524 Skagway, Alaska, U.S.A., 4,739 St.
Georges, ...