The Resource The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic, 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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The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic
Title
The cruelest miles
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the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic
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Gay Salisbury & Laney Salisbury
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eng
Summary
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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Title
The cruelest miles
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Contributor
Summary
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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Tone
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165860
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
614.5/123/097986
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA644.D6
LC item number
S25 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 M-090
  • WC 320
NLM item number
S167c 2003
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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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The cruelest miles : the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic, Gay Salisbury & Laney Salisbury
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-302)
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gold, men, and dogs -- Outbreak -- Quarantine -- Gone to the dogs -- Flying machines -- Hunters of the North -- Rule of the 40's -- The real heroes were dogs -- Red tape -- The ice factory -- Up against it good and strong -- Saved
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Dimensions
25 cm.
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Extent
ix, 303 p.
Isbn
9780393325706
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002156444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
cat49
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocm51304068
  • (OCoLC)51304068

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, Philip S. MillerBorrow it
      100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO, 80104, US
      39.3681268 -104.8590461
    • Douglas County Libraries, James H LarueBorrow it
      9292 S. Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO, 80129, US
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