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Author Lentfer, Hank.

Title Faith of cranes : finding hope and family in Alaska / by Hank Lentfer.

Imprint Seattle, WA : Mountaineers Books, 2011.


Edition 1st ed.
Description 179 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Summary "Faith of Cranes is Lentfer's quiet, lyrical memoir of his home near Glacier Bay, where he reveals a family's simple acts--planting potatoes, gathering berries, hunting deer--and a close and eccentric Alaskan community. He shows us how several thousand birds, and one little girl, teach a new father there is no future imaginable that does not leave room for compassion and grace."--P. [4] of cover.
Subject Lentfer, Hank.
Lentfer, Hank -- Family.
Fathers -- Alaska -- Gustavus -- Biography.
Conservationists -- Alaska -- Gustavus -- Biography.
Sandhill crane -- Alaska -- Gustavus Region.
Fatherhood -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies.
Hope -- Case studies.
Gustavus (Alaska) -- Biography.
Gustavus Region (Alaska) -- Environmental conditions.
ISBN 9781594856396 (pbk.)
1594856397 (pbk.)

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