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Wheels on ice : stories of cycling in Alaska  Cover Image Book Book

Wheels on ice : stories of cycling in Alaska / edited by Jessica Cherry and Frank Soos.

Cherry, Jessica, (editor,, writer of preface.). Soos, Frank, (editor,, writer of introduction.).


"In "Wheels on Ice," editors Jessica Cherry and Frank Soos have assembled a wide range of Alaska cycling voices, from the Gold Rush prospecting cyclists of the early 1900s to the present ultra-endurance cyclists and bike packers today"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781496232472
  • ISBN: 149623247X
  • Physical Description: 275 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Earlier edition published in 1985 as Wheels on ice : bicycling in Alaska 1898-1908, edited by Terrence Cole.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-268).
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface / Jessica Cherry -- Introduction / Frank Soos -- part 1. bicycling in Alaska, 1898-1908 -- part 2. New wheels, 1980-2000 -- part 3. Wheels now, 2001-2021.
Subject: Cycling > Alaska > History.
Cyclisme > Alaska > Histoire.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
Alaska > Description and travel.
Genre: History.

Available copies

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library AK 796.609798 WHE (Text) 000168301 Alaskana -- Nonfiction Available -

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