Ada Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic
- Author: Jennifer Niven
- Publisher: Hyperion
- Published: November 2004
- ISBN-10: 078688746X
- ISBN-13: 9780786887460
- Format: Paperback
- Copyright: 2003
- Subject: HISTORY / Polar Regions
Our Price: $19.99
An account of a young Inuit woman's ordeal alone on a remote, uninhabited Arctic island describes the efforts of Ada Blackjack and her four male companions to colonize desolate Wrangel Island, the deaths of her associates, her struggle to survive, and her eventual return to civilization, drawing on never-before-seen diaries and interviews with Ada's surviving son. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.
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