As Alaska commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Attu, here are a few book to dive a little deeper into the topic. The available books range from memoirs to fiction to military strategy. Check your local bookstore or library for more.
In this month's Cover 2 Cover, Tracy Sinclare features two new books, author Michael Dunham looks at the man who bought Alaska and the man who sold Alaska in what he called the world's best real estate deal.
In Ross Nixon's book "Finding Carla", he recounts the story of sixteen year old Carla Corbus. She and her parents were flying from Portland to San Francisco in March 1967 when their Cessna 195 crashed in the mountains. This crash and Carla's "death diaries" changed the future of aviation in the country.
For this edition of Cover 2 Cover, Tracy Sinclare picks up a new book about the Iditarod from someone who knows what it's really like. Debbie Moderow is an Iditarod musher who wrote a book about her team called 'Fast into the Night.'