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- DescriptionA dual biography of both the glaciers of Alaska and John Muir, the man responsible for teaching America to embrace its wilderness.
- Author BiographyKim Heacox is the author of several books on biography, history, and conservation, plus a novel, Caribou Crossing, about the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. His Alaska memoir, The Only Kayak (Lyons Press), a PEN USA Literary Award finalist in creative nonfiction, is now in its seventh printing. Kim was a writer-in-residence at Cambridge University's Scott Polar Research Institute in 1998, and in Denali National Park in 2012. He has written feature articles for many national magazines and opinion-editorials for the Los Angeles Times, the Washington Post, and Anchorage Daily News. He lives with his wife, Melanie, in the little town of Gustavus, near Glacier Bay in Alaska. Visit him at kimheacox.com. Visit him at www.kimheacox.com.
- Author(s)Kim Heacox
- PublisherRowman & Littlefield
- Date of Publication01/05/2015
- GenreBiography: Historical, Political & Military
- Place of PublicationGuilford
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintThe Lyons Press
- Content Note21 Halftones, black and white
- Weight23 g
- Width140 mm
- Height216 mm
- Spine16 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US)
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