Ol’ 556 Alaska’s Mighty Steam Engine celebrates the railroad’s earlier days when courageous men and powerful steam engines battled the elements to keep the line open.
11 x 8.5 inches, 48 pages, ages 3 and up.
by Steve J. Langdon
eBook(PDF) or softcover
Named as one of the best Alaska history books of all time on the Alaska 67 list!
The book is a traditional bestseller, in print continuously for over 30 years.
Author Steve Langdon describes how ALL of Alaska’s Native people survived in one of the most challenging environments on earth for more than 200 generations, long before modern technology. Topics include traditional housing, dress, food, social systems, beliefs, etc. The fifth edition contains revised text, additional photos, and an index.
- 6 x 9 inches, 176 pages
- 26 illustrations, 60 photos, seven maps
- bibliography & index
- Guide to cultural centers, museums, and websites
- Softcover, Perfect Bound, 5th Edition.