By Louis L'Amour
BLOOD AND ICE
Majestically it rose from the icy waters, the gateway to the impressive desolate tract of Alaska. Sitka drew all model of adventurers, con males, criminals, and pioneers—men equivalent to trail-tough, battle-hardened Jean LaBarge. He left the swamps of the Susquehanna at the back of for the rugged beauty—and lethal challenges—of this frozen frontier. however the empire-hungry Russians had already confirmed a foothold in Sitka they usually wouldn’t provide it up with no fierce and treacherous fight that stretched from San Francisco to the palaces of St. Petersburg. Now Jean faces the main harmful struggle of his existence: a struggle for a passionate lady and the suitable to say Alaska for the United States.
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