Thunder on the Tundra: Football Above the Arctic Circle

Graphic Arts Books
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This is the moving story of high school students in an isolated village at the top of Alaska starting a football team. Against long odds the Whalers had to practice and play in extreme conditions and travel hundreds of miles from home when they went on the "road," flying for each game.They ended their first season victorious, while maintaining their subsistence hunter-gather culture.
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About the author

Lew Freedman is a Chicago-based sportswriter who lived in Alaska for seventeen years. A prizewinning journalist, the former sports editor of the Anchorage Daily Newsis a graduate of Boston University, and earned a master's degree from Alaska Pacific University. He is the author of thirty books about Alaska and sports. He lives in Bolingbrook, Illinois with his wife Debra.

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Publisher
Graphic Arts Books
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Published on
Apr 1, 2011
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Pages
264
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ISBN
9780882408446
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Language
English
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Genres
Sports & Recreation / Football
Sports & Recreation / General
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This content is DRM protected.
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