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Tales of Alaska's Bush Rat Governor
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Jay Hammond
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-05 - Publisher: Epicenter Press

The former governor of Alaska recounts his childhood, education, war experiences, and political career
Chips from the Chopping Block
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jay Hammond
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Epicenter Press (WA)

In this memoir, a sequel to the immensely popular autobiography, TALES OF ALASKA'S BUSH RAT GOVERNOR, former governor Jay Hammond spins more delightful yarns about the fascinating people and humorous situations he has encountered from one end of Alaska to the other, from wild tales about life in the Bush
The Executive Branch of State Government
Language: en
Pages: 467
Authors: Margaret Robertson Ferguson
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Discusses the roles, functions, and powers of state governors; the role of the executive branch in state politics; campaign politics and personal characteristics of governors; and the politics of the executive branch.
Crude Awakening
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Amanda Coyne, Tony Hopfinger
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-08 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Crude Awakening is the rollicking story of politics in America's last frontier and oil province -- Alaska, the nation's most wild and mysterious state, where politics and oil blurred on the day wildcatters struck it big in 1968. Living in a northern Never Land, where oil companies and the federal
Language: en
Pages: 372
Authors: Stephen W. Haycox
Categories: Alaska
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: C. HURST & CO. PUBLISHERS

Covers the cultural, political, economic, and environmental history of Alaska, with an overview of the regions geography and the anthropology of Alaskas Native peoples.