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The Cruelest Miles

the Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against An Epidemic
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Current format, Book, 2003, All copies in use.
Current format, Book, 2003, All copies in use. Offered in 0 more formats
In 1925, a deadly diphtheria epidemic swept through icebound Nome, Alaska. The life-saving serum was a thousand miles away, and a blizzard was brewing. Airplanes could not fly in such conditions: only the dogs could do it. Racing against death, twenty dog teams relayed the serum across the Alaskan wilderness as newspapers…

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