Table of contents for Alaska / Tamra B. Orr.

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How Alaska Got Its Name
Chapter 1: Land	Alaska just goes on and on and on and around every corner is 
something even more interesting than the last one. 
Chapter 2: First People	From the very first tribes to cross into this last frontier to 
the arrival of the Europeans, this land should have had room for everyone.
Chapter 3: Explorers and Settlements	Explorers discover this faraway land and 
Russia decides to make it their own. 
Chapter 4: Growth and Change	Russia is sold to the U.S. and soon the magical 
word "Gold!" is heard and thousands come to search for fortune.
Chapter 5: More Modern Times	World wars take their toll on this land, a pipeline is 
built under the ground and the state is shaken by a huge earthquake. 
Chapter 6: People	From cheechackos to sourdoughs, this land is full of an amazing 
mixture of cultures. 
Chapter 7: Government	In this state, a couple of teenagers made some mighty 
differences in their own government.
Chapter 8: Economy		From pelts to gold, oil to tourism, Alaska's economy keeps 
finding a way to keep on going.
Chapter 9: Travel Guide	Watch a glacier as blue ice tumbles off of it and then spend 
time learning how to make a Native American art. 
Project Room
	Projects
	Timeline
	Glossary 
	Fast Facts
	Biographical Dictionary
Resources
Index
Author's Tips and Source Notes

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Alaska -- Juvenile literature.