CHARLOTTE GRAY, one of Canada's pre-eminent biographers, has won many awards for her writing, including the 2002 UBC Medal for Canadian Biography, the Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction and the CAA Birks Family Foundation Award for Biography. She has received the prestigious Pierre Berton Award for a body of historical writing. She is the Chair of the National History Society. Visit her atwww.charlottegray.ca.--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
This is a terrific book that is well written and a fascinating read that provides an excellent overview of numerous aspects of Klondike Gold Rush. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Too Cheap to Pay for Cable
Enjoyable, non-fiction tales of the Yukon. Truly catching the horrors of life in the bitter cold and mud. Recent PBS program following this book.Published 6 months ago by Bluefish
I can't get there physically, but it was fun to read this and go back in time to the Yukon.Published 7 months ago by lisalulu
Excellent presentation of six true stories of persons who experienced the Gold Rush of 1896-9 in the Klondyke river region near Dawson.Published 12 months ago by Wilma K. Mussen
Just a fantastic read!! My wife and I were able to visit the Klondike area this summer and I was given the true perspective of what it must have been like, by Charlotte Gray. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Bill
I watched "Klondike" on television and got hooked...so I bought the book. This was an in-depth story. Read morePublished 13 months ago by R. Williams