I chose this rating due to the travels in an unsettled part of the country . It explained the religious belief of the communities, hardships and duties of a teacher in the remote... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Dukie
This is an inspiring real story of a single woman in her 40's and 50's teaching and surviving in the very early 1900's in Alaska not long after we purchased it from Russia. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Steve Wilbraham
When you are looking for history the way it really was you don't want a "today" politically correct
interpretation. I think Ms Jacobs did an excellent job. Thanks!
Well written and informative. What I expected in a book of this title. Lots of info on the people she met.Published 18 months ago by Jeanne
I had borrowed and read this and fancied owning a copy.
It is far out. In fact she was a hardy creature.
The book arrived on time. As it is about the area I lived in and where I taught the book is of great interest to me.Published 19 months ago by Norman Aaberg
came on time. great book. read it before we went to alaska. sorry for the late review. Happy New YearPublished 19 months ago by Elizabeth Randall
I did not care for the book. Hannah Breece went into so much detail that I just got tired of reading. I would skip ahead in the book and still not seemed to miss anything.Published 20 months ago by Cheryl Crandall
I have mixed feelings about this book. While I feel that Hannah Breece, a schoolteacher in Alaska in the early 1900's did a remarkable job there I also feel that this book drug on... Read morePublished on June 3, 2012 by M. Reynard