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The cruelest miles

Gay Salisbury

The cruelest miles

the heroic story of dogs and men in a race against an epidemic

by Gay Salisbury

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Published by W.W. Norton & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diphtheria -- Alaska -- Nome,
  • Sled dogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementGay Salisbury, Laney Salisbury.
    ContributionsSalisbury, Laney.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23247682M
    ISBN 100393019624
    LC Control Number2002156444

      Buy The Cruelest Miles: The Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against an Epidemic 1st Edition by Salisbury, Gay (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The cruelest miles by Gay Salisbury, Laney Salisbury, June , W. W. Norton & Company edition, in English.

      The Cruelest Miles - The Cruelest Miles audiobook, by Gay Salisbury The year is It is sixty degrees below zero. The wind sweeps tons of snow over the deep-frozen Alaskan landscape. The nearest railhead is seven hundred miles away. Airplanes cannot fly. The way to Nome is blocked by a treacherous frozen sound, an icebound port, and mountains to the west. 3/5. The Cruelest Con "is a unique book in many ways: it is deeply personal, emotionally powerful, and contains important lessons for everyone in the adoption community. We all should read it and learn from it? so that adoption can truly be the rewarding, ethical process that it should be."-Adam Pertman, author of Adoption Nation and executive.

    The Cruelest Miles: The Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against an Epidemic. Add to Bag (Paperback - $) Paperback - $; NOOK Book - $; Hardcover - $; You've Reached the End of Sample The Cruelest Miles: The Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against an Epidemic.   The Cruelest Miles The Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in A Race Against An Epidemic (Book): Salisbury, Gay: In , a deadly diphtheria epidemic swept through icebound Nome, Alaska. The life-saving serum was a thousand miles away, and a blizzard was brewing. Airplanes could not fly in such conditions: only the dogs could do it. Racing against death, .


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