The Resource Best places, Alaska, edited by Nan Elliot

Best places, Alaska, edited by Nan Elliot

Label
Best places, Alaska
Title
Best places
Title part
Alaska
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nan Elliot
Title variation
Alaska
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide book to Alaska covering restaurants, hotels, travel information, state and national parks, festivals, and events. The material is organized by geographic region and a chapter on Canada's Yukon Territory is included
Member of
Cataloging source
JRZ
Dewey number
917.98/0452
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F902.3
LC item number
.A598 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Elliot, Nan
Series statement
Best places
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Alaska
Label
Best places, Alaska, edited by Nan Elliot
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Restaurants, lodgings, adventure"--Cover
Contents
Alaska Overview Map -- Contributors and acknowledgments -- About Best Places Guidebooks -- How to use this book -- Southeast Alaska: Ketchikan -- Misty Fjords National Monument -- Sitka -- Wrangell -- Petersburg -- Juneau -- Gustavus and Glacier Bay National Park -- Icy Strait -- Haines -- Skagway: "Oh, give me the cruising life!" -- Cruise the Inside Passage in "The big blue canoes," -- Admiralty Island: Fortress of the bears -- Roads North: Alaska Highway -- Canadian Border to Tok -- Tok -- Tok Cutoff -- Tok to Delta Junction -- Delta Junction -- Taylor Highway -- Eagle -- Glenn Highway -- Glennallen -- Richardson Highway -- Glennallen to Fairbanks -- Big Delta State Historical Park -- Glennallen to Valdez -- Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve -- Edgerton Highway -- Chitina -- McCarthy Road -- McCarthy and Kennicott: Circular Route -- Chicken -- Drunken Forest -- Anchorage and beyond: Anchorage -- Palmer and Eagle River -- Girdwood -- Chugach State Park: Drive-by art -- Best espresso -- Best ways to die -- Prince William Sound: Whittier -- Valdez -- Cordova: Shorebird festival -- Beachcombing -- Kenai Peninsula: Portage Glacier and the Seward Highway -- Seward -- Sterling Highway -- Cooper Landing -- Soldotna and Kenai -- Homer -- Kachemak Bay State Park -- Seldovia: Driving tips -- Goose-tongue adventure -- Wild things to eat -- Moose for winter -- Kodiak Island: Kodiak brown bears -- Crab festival -- Denali National Park and the Parks Highway: Wasilla -- Knik -- Hatcher Pass -- Talkeetna -- Denali State Park -- Denali National Park and Preserve -- Denali Highway: Alaska railroad -- McKinley "Firsts," -- Fairbanks and the Interior: Fairbanks -- Nenana -- Ester -- Chena Hot Springs Road -- Steese Highway -- Elliott Highway: Skinny Dick's Halfway Inn -- Fairbanks espresso -- Northern Lights -- Road trips North -- Arctic: James Dalton Highway -- Barrow -- Kotzebue -- Brooks Range -- Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve -- Kobuk Valley National Park -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Polar bear alert -- Mosquitoes -- Eskimo etiquette -- Among the people -- Nome: Bering Land Bridge National Preserve -- Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race -- Southwest Alaska: Iliamna -- Lake Clark National Park and Preserve -- McNeil River State Game Sanctuary -- King Salmon -- Katmai National Park and Preserve -- Dillingham -- Wood-Tikchik State Park -- Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary -- Bethel -- Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge: McNeil River Bears -- Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands: Unalaska/Dutch Harbor -- Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve -- Alaska Peninsula and Becharof National Wildlife Refuges -- Izembek National Wildlife Refuge -- Pribilof Islands: Halibut, "Old woman of the sea" -- Look back to the future -- World War II in Alaska -- Yukon Territory: Whitehorse -- Dawson City -- Haines Junction and Kluane National Park: Tips for Americans crossing the border -- Mighty Yukon -- Index -- Money-back guarantee -- Best places report form
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028725352
Label
Best places, Alaska, edited by Nan Elliot
Link
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Restaurants, lodgings, adventure"--Cover
Contents
Alaska Overview Map -- Contributors and acknowledgments -- About Best Places Guidebooks -- How to use this book -- Southeast Alaska: Ketchikan -- Misty Fjords National Monument -- Sitka -- Wrangell -- Petersburg -- Juneau -- Gustavus and Glacier Bay National Park -- Icy Strait -- Haines -- Skagway: "Oh, give me the cruising life!" -- Cruise the Inside Passage in "The big blue canoes," -- Admiralty Island: Fortress of the bears -- Roads North: Alaska Highway -- Canadian Border to Tok -- Tok -- Tok Cutoff -- Tok to Delta Junction -- Delta Junction -- Taylor Highway -- Eagle -- Glenn Highway -- Glennallen -- Richardson Highway -- Glennallen to Fairbanks -- Big Delta State Historical Park -- Glennallen to Valdez -- Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve -- Edgerton Highway -- Chitina -- McCarthy Road -- McCarthy and Kennicott: Circular Route -- Chicken -- Drunken Forest -- Anchorage and beyond: Anchorage -- Palmer and Eagle River -- Girdwood -- Chugach State Park: Drive-by art -- Best espresso -- Best ways to die -- Prince William Sound: Whittier -- Valdez -- Cordova: Shorebird festival -- Beachcombing -- Kenai Peninsula: Portage Glacier and the Seward Highway -- Seward -- Sterling Highway -- Cooper Landing -- Soldotna and Kenai -- Homer -- Kachemak Bay State Park -- Seldovia: Driving tips -- Goose-tongue adventure -- Wild things to eat -- Moose for winter -- Kodiak Island: Kodiak brown bears -- Crab festival -- Denali National Park and the Parks Highway: Wasilla -- Knik -- Hatcher Pass -- Talkeetna -- Denali State Park -- Denali National Park and Preserve -- Denali Highway: Alaska railroad -- McKinley "Firsts," -- Fairbanks and the Interior: Fairbanks -- Nenana -- Ester -- Chena Hot Springs Road -- Steese Highway -- Elliott Highway: Skinny Dick's Halfway Inn -- Fairbanks espresso -- Northern Lights -- Road trips North -- Arctic: James Dalton Highway -- Barrow -- Kotzebue -- Brooks Range -- Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve -- Kobuk Valley National Park -- Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: Polar bear alert -- Mosquitoes -- Eskimo etiquette -- Among the people -- Nome: Bering Land Bridge National Preserve -- Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race -- Southwest Alaska: Iliamna -- Lake Clark National Park and Preserve -- McNeil River State Game Sanctuary -- King Salmon -- Katmai National Park and Preserve -- Dillingham -- Wood-Tikchik State Park -- Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary -- Bethel -- Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge: McNeil River Bears -- Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands: Unalaska/Dutch Harbor -- Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve -- Alaska Peninsula and Becharof National Wildlife Refuges -- Izembek National Wildlife Refuge -- Pribilof Islands: Halibut, "Old woman of the sea" -- Look back to the future -- World War II in Alaska -- Yukon Territory: Whitehorse -- Dawson City -- Haines Junction and Kluane National Park: Tips for Americans crossing the border -- Mighty Yukon -- Index -- Money-back guarantee -- Best places report form
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 384 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028725352

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