Koviashuvik: Making a Home in the Brooks Range

Koviashuvik: Making a Home in the Brooks Range

by Sam Wright

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Overview


On a slope above a mountain lake in Alaska’s Brooks Range, Sam and Billie Wright built a twelve-by-twelve-foot log cabin with hand tools and named it Koviashuvik—an Eskimo word meaning "living in the present moment with quiet joy and happiness." Sam’s account of the twenty years they spent there is both a tale of wilderness survival and an inspiring meditation on the natural world and humanity’s relationship to it.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780816517954
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
Publication date: 07/01/1997
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 223
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author


Sam Wright now lives in Young, Arizona.

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