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Author Willis, Roxanne

Title Alaska's place in the West : from the last frontier to the last great wilderness / Roxanne Willis

Publ Info Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 CCRI-Warwick  GE155 .A4 W55 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  GE155.A4 W55 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  GE155 A4 W55 2010    AVAILABLE
1 copy ordered for CCRI-Warwick Orders on 06-15-2011.
Descript xi, 186 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: a place for Alaska -- A new game in the north : Alaska Native reindeer herding -- Alaskan pastoral : the Matanuska Colony -- The road to nowhere : the Alaska Highway as a northern development project -- Alaska submerged : the Rampart Dam controversy -- A crack in the landscape : the trans-Alaska pipeline -- Epilogue: Alaska heats up
LC subject Alaska -- Environmental conditions
Alaska -- History
Frontier and pioneer life -- Alaska
Wilderness areas -- Alaska -- History
Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Alaska -- History
Landscape changes -- Alaska -- History
Alaska -- Public opinion
Public opinion -- United States
Regionalism -- West (U.S.) -- Case studies
West (U.S.) -- Environmental conditions -- Case studies
ISBN 9780700617487 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700617485 (cloth : alk. paper)