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An Eskimo Journey
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In the frozen isolation of the far North, young Akavak, with his grandfather, sets off on a dangerous journey to visit his great-uncle's home. Both seem destined to die except that their courage and determination lead them to their goal.

Used availability for James Houston's Akavak

Hardback Editions

1968 : USA Hardback

Title: Akavak
Author(s): james houston
ISBN: 0-15-201729-1 / 978-0-15-201729-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harcourt
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Paperback Editions

October 1990 : USA Paperback

Title: Akavak: An Inuit-Eskimo Legend
Author(s): James A Houston
ISBN: 0-15-201731-3 / 978-0-15-201731-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sandpiper
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