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  • Alaskan Travels: Far-Flung Tales of Love and Adventure | Edward Hoagland

    Alaskan Travels: Far-Flung Tales of Love and Adventure

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs)
    • By Edward Hoagland
    • Narrated By David Rapkin
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    From the Arctic Ocean to the Kenai Peninsula, the backstreet bars of Anchorage to the Yukon River, Hoagland traveled the “real” Alaska from top to bottom. Here he documents not only the flora and fauna of America’s last frontier, but also the extraordinary people living on the fringe. On his journey he chronicles the lives of an astonishing and unforgettable array of prospectors, trappers, millionaire freebooters, Indians, and a remarkably kind and capable frontier nurse named Linda.

  • Children Are Diamonds: An African Apocalypse | Edward Hoagland

    Children Are Diamonds: An African Apocalypse

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Edward Hoagland
    • Narrated By Jonathan Davis
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    Meet Hickey, an American school teacher in his late 30s, an American school teacher who burns his bridges with the school board and goes to Africa as an aid worker. Working for an agency in Nairobi, one of his jobs is to drive food and medical supplies to Southern Sudan to an aid station run by Ruth, a middle-aged woman, who acts as nurse, doctor, hospice worker, feeder of starving children, and witness. Ruth is gruff but efficient, and Hickey, who is usually drawn to youth and beauty, is struck by her devotion. Returning to Nairobi, he can’t forget what he has seen.

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  • The Devil's Tub: Collected Stories | Edward Hoagland

    The Devil's Tub: Collected Stories

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By Edward Hoagland
    • Narrated By Scott Aiello
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    Assembled here are stories new and old, spanning from 1960 to today. Meet the death-defying motorcycle trick riders in the carnival's Devil's Tub, a man who keeps an alligator in his bathtub, a Chinese launder in Coney Island in search of love, a frontiersman who saves himself from a mauling grizzly bear by hiding in a beaver dam, three men from a circus looking for trouble at a rodeo, a washed out boxer trying to hang onto his career, and dozens of others rich characters.

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