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By Phyllis Demuth Movius

ISBN-10: 1602230641

ISBN-13: 9781602230644

Alaska has continually attracted humans from diversified backgrounds. In A position of Belonging, Phyllis Movius introduces us to 5 ladies who settled in Fairbanks among 1903 and 1923 and who typify the disparate inhabitants that has lengthy enriched Alaska. The women’s day-by-day lives and private tales are woven jointly in those biographical graphics, drawn from the women’s letters, memoirs, own papers, membership documents, their very own oral histories and released writings. Enriched by way of many never-before-published ancient images, Movius’s study offers us a distinct inroad into existence at the frontier.

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