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Alaska at 50: The Past, Present, and Future of Alaska Statehood (Hardcover)

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Description


In 2009 Alaska celebrates its fiftieth anniversary of U.S. statehood. To commemorate that milestone, Alaska at 50 brings together some of today’s most noteworthy and recognizable writers and researchers to address the past, present, and future of Alaska. Divided into three overarching sections—art, culture, and humanities; law, economy, and politics; and environment, people, and place—Alaska at 50 is written in highly accessible prose. Illustrations and photographs of significant artefacts of Alaska history enliven the text. Each contributor brings a strong voice and prescription for the next fifty years, and the resulting work presents Alaskans and the nation with an overview of Alaska statehood and ideas for future development.

About the Author


Gregory W. Kimura is president and CEO of the Alaska Humanities Forum. He lives in Anchorage.

Product Details ISBN-10: 1602230617
ISBN-13: 9781602230613
Published: University of Alaska Press, 10/01/2009
Pages: 264
Language: English