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Tales of a catskinner

Chester L. Russell

Tales of a catskinner

a personal account of building the Alcan Highway, the Winter Trail, and Canol Pipeline Road in 1942-43

by Chester L. Russell

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Published by C.L. Russell in Coos Bay, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russell, Chester L., -- 1920-,
  • Roads -- Alaska -- Design and construction -- History -- 20th century,
  • Roads -- Yukon -- Design and construction -- History -- 20th century,
  • Roads -- British Columbia -- Design and construction -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChester L. Russell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE24.A4 R87 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23142167M
    LC Control Number00502196

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The Book of Lost Doors series became one of my favorites in the course of three days. I read Catskinner's Book in pretty much one sitting, and I was very glad that I had the rest of the series (so far) on hand so that I could continue to read James/Catskinner's story/5(45).

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A flatbed carried an Osgood Shovel down the 10 percent grade toward the river until the heavy trailer pushed the tow vehicle sideways and the shovel and the flatbed rolled over into the icy mud along the trail.

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