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"Alcan Highway" is a 2013 documentary film written and directed by Aleksi Salmenperä.
- also known as Alaska Highway
- country: Finland
- languages: English Language, Finnish Language
- director: Aleksi Salmenperä
- producers: Ulla Simonen, Marko Antila, Yrjö Nieminen
- written by Aleksi Salmenperä & Sakke Järvenpää
- starring: G-Dog
- cinematography by Henri Blomberg
- edited by Samu Heikkilä
- music by Ville Tanttu
- genres: Documentary film, Drama
- released on
- official website: alcanhighway.fi
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by David O. Dykes
The Alcan Highway is a primitive road thatis often unpaved because of the damage that freezing temperatures can do to pavement.
by Norman Polmar, Thomas B. Allen
Alcan Highway The only occasion on which Albacores made torpedo attacks from carriers occurred in March 1941 when Albacores from the Formidable attacked the Italian fleet olf Cape Matapan. Albacores were used primarily as bombers ...
FIVE-VOLUME SET by Paul Robbins
The Alcan Highway (Alaska-Canadian) runs from the United States through Canada to Alaska. It was built during World War II to provide a viable land route to provide protection to Alaska. Many American highways have been built for defense ...
Encyclopedia of the Arctic (2012)
by Mark Nuttall
The Alcan Highway connects Fairbanks by land with Canada and what Alaskans call “the lower 48” or “outside.” The climate is typically continental, with very cold winters and pleasantly warm summers. Several consecutive days or weeks of ...
by Steven A. Reich
Black soldiers constructed the Alcan Highway through Alaska and the Canadian Northwest, while black WAACs sorted mail, drove trucks, and operated telephone switchboards. Tense conditions arose or were exacerbated by the rapid influx ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Alcan Highway See ALASKA HIGHWAY Alcatraz Island Rocky island in SAN FRANCISCO BAY, California, U.S. It has an area of 22 acres (9 hectares) and is located 1.5 mi (2 km) offshore from the city of SAN FRANCISCO. The site of the first ...
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