The IDITAROD FACT BOOK is jam-packed with fascinating facts and figures about the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Updated following the 2006 race, this handy guide includes facts on race champions, volunteers, sleds and gear, checkpoints, mushers’ clothing, the expense of running the race, inherent dangers on the trail, entry requirements, food for the dogs and drivers, race history, pronunciations, mandatory layovers, love for the dogs, mountain passes and weather, strategies, vet care, full text of the official rules, and more.
Included are 20 b&w photos by official Iditarod photographer Jeff Schultz and many illustrations by official Iditarod artist Jon Van Zyle, a member of the Iditarod Hall of Fame.
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TRICIA BROWN is the author of several books for adults and children, including SLED DOG WISDOM, THE WORLD-FAMOUS ALASKA HIGHWAY, ITCHY LITTLE MUSK OX, and GROUCHO’S EYEBROWS.
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Book Description Epicenter Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0974501492
Book Description Epicenter Press, 2006. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: This guide is a "must-have" reference in any school classroom studying the Iditarod.The Iditarod Fact Book is jam-packed with fascinating facts and figures about the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race including information about the dogs, mushers, organizers and volunteers, sleds and gear, distances on the trail, and a complete text of the official rules. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0974501492
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Book Description Epicenter Press, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110974501492
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