Download PDF by James W. Phillips: Alaska-Yukon Place Names

By James W. Phillips

Romantic, history-filled names have lengthy fired the mind's eye of each reader and customer to the Northland. In Alaska-Yukon position Names, writer James W. Phillips takes the touring vacationer, historian, and armchair traveller during the such a lot memorable locations within the Alaska-Yukon quarter. because the most well liked routes north to Alaska and the Yukon are the Marine road and the Alaska road via Canada, the entries of Alaska-Yukon position Names comprise ghost cities, islands, waterways, mountains, and glaciers in northern British Columbia. no matter if extra drawn to the surroundings, the historical earlier, or the wonderful yarns hooked up with the world, you'll be thrilled by way of the colourful cities of Alaska and the Yukon--Poorman, Shaman's Village, bird and Eek--and could have no hassle imagining the mettle of these pioneers who traveled Moose move, shot Squaw Rapids, or panned in 24-karat gold Creek.

Show description

Read Online or Download Alaska-Yukon Place Names PDF

Best us travel books

Read e-book online Ocean City Baby Parade (Images of America) PDF

The sea urban child Parade is the longest continually held child parade within the country, tracing again to August 10, 1901, whilst the city�s first child convey was once held. From its starting with forty six infants within the prettiest, cutest, and fattest child different types, it has grown right into a boardwalk extravaganza with three hundred entrants, bands and bugle corps, professionally adorned advertisement floats, do-it-yourself child floats, grand marshals, and comic strip characters.

Download PDF by Theodore J. Karamanski,Eileen M. McMahon: Civil War Chicago: Eyewitness to History

“Compilations of basic resources are constantly a great addition to the Civil warfare bookshelf. those editors have dug deep and feature supplied a wealth of targeted debts concerning the Civil conflict period in a single of crucial towns within the usa. The introductory essays are informing and supply a superb advent to the first textual content.

New PDF release: Pittsburgh Anthology

Pittsburgh is ever-changing — as soon as dusted with soot from the turbines, components of the town now gleam with the polish of recent applied sciences and little is still of what were there ahead of. The essays and paintings during this anthology objective for the mind-blowing, elusive tales that seize a Pittsburgh that's in transition.

Download e-book for iPad: A History of the City of Brooklyn and Kings County: Volumes by Stephen M. Ostrander

From the time that Brooklyn used to be made a urban in 1834 this narrative is far greater than a statistical account of political alterations and the increase of diiferent associations of schooling, charity, punishment, etc. It exhibits the expansion of a urban that now could be a part of the city of latest York, yet nonetheless stands proud as the most populated groups within the usa.

Extra resources for Alaska-Yukon Place Names

Example text

Download PDF sample

Alaska-Yukon Place Names by James W. Phillips


by Kenneth
4.0

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 14 votes