Innocent in Alaska Author:John Springer When Margaret Knudsen ran away from Nebraska in 1904, she never dreamed that she would become a living legend in America's future forty-ninth state. — She was eighteen, pretty as a picture - and stubborn as a prospector's mule. People warned her that Alaska was a land of ice and vice. But she was willing to risk everything to join the hard-work... more »ing, hard-drinking, hell-raising men who hoped to find their fortunes on the gold frontier.
She hit Nome like a redheaded blizzard. Two Alaskan adventurers fell in love with her. Their bitter rivalry for her affections brought her wealth, made her a social outcast... and helped shape the future of the blooming Territory.« less