Shopping for porcupine: a life in arctic Alaska

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His story begins with the arrival of his father, Howard Kantner, to the remote Arctic of the 1950s and ends with him as a grown man settled in the same landscape. Through a series of moving essays and vivid photographs, ranging in subject from family histories to hunting stories, celebrations of people and places to a lament over a majestic wilderness rapidly disappearing, Shopping for Porcupine provides a compelling, intimate view of America’s last frontier ? the same place that captivated so many readers of Ordinary Wolves.
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Grouping Title shopping for porcupine a life in arctic alaska
Grouping Author kantner seth
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subject_facet Alaska -- Biography, Arctic regions -- Biography, Arctic regions -- Social life and customs
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