Alaska - Understand Alaska and Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
This chapter contains the Alaska Today, History, Way of Life, Alaska Natives, Landscapes, Wildlife, Directory A-Z, Transportation, and Behind the Scenes chapters from Lonely Planet’s Alaska guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, culture and landscapes to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and les-bian travellers, travellers with disabilities, and travellers with kids. And get the most out of your conversations with a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on Alaskan history
- info on people and cultural events
- full coverage of landscapes and wildlife
- details on Alaskan Natives
Coverage includes: Alaska Today, History, Way of Life, Alaska Natives, Landscapes, Wildlife, Directory A-Z, and Transportation.
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