Nick Jans Leads Us Into His Found Home The Eskimo Village Of Ambler, Alaska, And The Vast Wilderness Around It In His Powerful Essays, The Rhythms Of Daily Arctic Life Blend With High Adventure Camping Among The Wolves, Traveling With Inupiat Hunters, Witnessing The Kobuk River At Spring Breakup The Poignancy Of A Village Funeral Comes To Life, Hordes Of Mosquitoes Whine Against A Tent, A Grizzly Stands Etched Against The Snow Just A Sampling Of The Images And Events Rendered In Jan S Transparent, Visual Prose Moments Of Humor Ar Offset By Haunting Insights, And By Thoughtful Reflections On Contemporary Inupiaq Culture, Making A Place Beyond A Book To Read And Enjoy.
Nick Jans is an award winning writer, photographer, and author of numerous books, including The Grizzly Maze He is a contributing editor to Alaska Magazine and has written for Rolling Stone, Backpacker, and the Christian Science Monitor.
- 192 pages
- A Place Beyond: Finding Home in Arctic Alaska
- Nick Jans
- 27 February 2017 Nick Jans