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The Resource Pilgrim's wilderness : a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier, Tom Kizzia

Pilgrim's wilderness : a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier, Tom Kizzia

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Pilgrim's wilderness : a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier
Title
Pilgrim's wilderness
Title remainder
a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier
Statement of responsibility
Tom Kizzia
Title variation
Pilgrims wilderness
Title variation remainder
a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska Frontier
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of Robert "Papa Pilgrim" Hale and the antiestablishment family settlement in remote Alaska that was eventually exposed as a cult-like prison where Hale brutalized and isolated his wife and 15 children, describing the torturous abuse endured by the family before his older children escaped and reported Hale to authorities
Summary
Documents the story of Robert "Papa Pilgrim" Hale and the antiestablishment family settlement in remote Alaska that was exposed as a cult-like prison where Hale brutalized and isolated his wife and fifteen children
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10175428
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 979.8/05092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F914.M33
LC item number
K59 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska Frontier
Label
Pilgrim's wilderness : a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier, Tom Kizzia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-305)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Third Month -- Part One. Pilgrim's Trail -- The Road to McCarthy -- History's Shadow -- The Bollard Wars -- Sunlight and Firefly -- Motorheads -- The Rainbow Cross -- Hostile Territory -- Holy Bob and the Wild West -- God vs. the Park Service -- The Pilgrim's Progress -- Part Two. The Farthest-Out Place -- Hillbilly Heaven -- Flight of the Angels -- The Pilgrim Family Minstrels -- Part Three. Out of the Wilderness -- A Quiet Year -- The Wanigan -- Exodus -- Pilgrim's Last Stand -- The Man in the Iron Cage -- Epilogue: Peaceful Harbor
Control code
20077891
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 309 pages
Isbn
9780307587824
Lccn
2012016502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794227933
  • (OCoLC)794227933
Label
Pilgrim's wilderness : a true story of faith and madness on the Alaska frontier, Tom Kizzia
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-305)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Third Month -- Part One. Pilgrim's Trail -- The Road to McCarthy -- History's Shadow -- The Bollard Wars -- Sunlight and Firefly -- Motorheads -- The Rainbow Cross -- Hostile Territory -- Holy Bob and the Wild West -- God vs. the Park Service -- The Pilgrim's Progress -- Part Two. The Farthest-Out Place -- Hillbilly Heaven -- Flight of the Angels -- The Pilgrim Family Minstrels -- Part Three. Out of the Wilderness -- A Quiet Year -- The Wanigan -- Exodus -- Pilgrim's Last Stand -- The Man in the Iron Cage -- Epilogue: Peaceful Harbor
Control code
20077891
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 309 pages
Isbn
9780307587824
Lccn
2012016502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn794227933
  • (OCoLC)794227933

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