doc Ä Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story ´ 244 pages ´ eyltransferservices


doc Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story

doc Ä Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story ´ 244 pages ´ eyltransferservices å [PDF / Epub] ⚣ Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story ✈ Libby Riddles – Eyltransferservices.co.uk LF or sea ice miles ahead of the nearest competitor and suddenly she realised I will be the first woman to win the Iditarod This is the story of a courageous woman and her heroic dogs This is the story of Libby Riddles's adventure This is the fascinating story of Libby Riddles' barrier breaking victory in the Iditarod the 1000 mile sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome Riddles became the first woman to win the race by venturing out into a blizzard and somehow finding her way while others were forced to turn back or delayed leavingI found it thoroughly fascinating reading about what she did from managing the personalities and strengths of the 15 dogs on her team to cooking them dinner by chopping frozen meat hauling water and cooking in an improvised stove The physical demands of driving the sled were incredible and she somehow did it with very little sleep Lots of fascinating details about the logistics strategies history etc

Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her StoryF or sea ice miles ahead of the nearest competitor and suddenly she realised I will be the first woman to win the Iditarod This is the story of a courageous woman and her heroic dogs This is the story of Libby Riddles's adventure This is the fascinating story of Libby Riddles' barrier breaking victory in the Iditarod the 1000 mile sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome Riddles became the first woman to win the race by venturing out into a blizzard and somehow finding her way while others were forced to turn back or delayed leavingI found it thoroughly fascinating reading about what she did from managing the personalities and strengths of the 15 dogs on her team to cooking them dinner by chopping frozen meat hauling water and cooking in an improvised stove The physical demands of driving the sled were incredible and she somehow did it with very little sleep Lots of fascinating details about the logistics strategies history etc

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Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story Á Libby Riddles wanted an adventure Alaska First eBook #10003 At the age of she left home for the snowy frontiers of Alaska the Last Frontier There her love of animals drew her to the sport of sled dog racing When she entered the I Libby Riddles is the first woman to win the Iditarod sled dog race in 1985 This is her race autobiography Thru her retelling of the tale readers learn about the race the dogs the weather and all the little hardships that go along with the Iditarod trail From an old washing machine in the middle of the trail moose carcasses negative 52 degree weather broken sleds doggy frostbite dogs in heat and even bootie piracyI mean dog booties Libby experiences a lot of bad luck and not only lives to tell but crosses the finish line first two and a half hours before anyone elseIt was actually her braving a nasty storm and the Northern Winds that got her ahead She was the only one to dare it and it worked Wow Pretty amazing Libby gives most of the credit to her dogs tho I really liked learning about the dogs and their different personalities and how she determined who goes where in the line up It fails to hit the five star mark due to layout issues than writing It is done in a newspaper column like format and most of the time half the page the inner column is a complete blank It makes the book appear twice as long as it is I wouldn't have minded so much if they had filled in the blank spaces with pictures Preferrably dog pictures or the pictures that Libby says she took Where are the waterfall picturesNevertheless a fun and educational read Gee Right on Libby book ☆ Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story Î Libby Riddles

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Libby Riddles Î Race Across Alaska First Woman to Win the Iditarod Tells Her Story kindle Ditarod the famous marathon from Anchorage to Nome she was just another Iditarod Nobody Twelve hundred miles later having conuered blizzards extreme cold and exhaustion she and her dogs crossed the final stretch of Race Across PD Marc and I met Libby while we were in Alaska she gave an amazing lecture to a group of people young and old and captured everyone's attention Fiercely independent at a young age but at the same time easy going in nature she was really fun to talk with after the lecture we swapped stories about our lab husky with her Her relationships with each dog and the intertwined dependence of the sled racing teamcaninehuman is truly fascinating This book tells a story that is perilous at times touching at others and demonstrates just how much dogs and people go through to race the Iditarod More humanist than feminist it is interesting to hear a woman's perspective given that she was in the minority of the racers The fact that she was a woman racing didn't really set her apart aside from a little joshing before the race I'm only halfway through and look forward to the rest