By Gregory W. Kimura
In 2009 Alaska celebrates its 50th anniversary of U.S. statehood. To commemorate that milestone, Alaska at 50 brings jointly a few of today’s such a lot noteworthy and recognizable writers and researchers to handle the prior, current, and way forward for Alaska. Divided into 3 overarching sections—art, tradition, and arts; legislations, economic system, and politics; and setting, humans, and place—Alaska at 50 is written in hugely available prose. Illustrations and images of important artefacts of Alaska background liven up the textual content. every one contributor brings a robust voice and prescription for the subsequent fifty years, and the ensuing paintings offers Alaskans and the country with an summary of Alaska statehood and concepts for destiny development.
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