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2 edition of Among the Alaskans (History of minority education) found in the catalog.

Among the Alaskans (History of minority education)

Julia McNair Wright

Among the Alaskans (History of minority education)

by Julia McNair Wright

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Gregg Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • 1867-1896,
  • Alaska,
  • Description and travel,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Missions,
  • Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11521334M
    ISBN 100839821816
    ISBN 109780839821816

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Of Wright, commentators in wrote the following: “She began her literary career at sixteen by the. and 47% of female mortality among Alaskans ages 15 - 19 years. ♦ Males in the 15 - 19 year-old age group are almost times more likely to die from unintentional injuries than females. ♦ The second leading manner of death among Alaskan teens over the last decade was suicide, which accounted for 33% of deaths to teens ages 15 - 19 years.

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InHeimo appeared in the series entitled “The Last Alaskans”, a reality series which showed the everyday lives of Heimo’s family and four other families who are among the few people living in that region. “The Last Alaskans” was produced by Half Yard Productions and was aired on the Animal Planet and Discovery Channel.

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