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When the Water Runs - Growing Up With Alaska

Cheryl Schuermann

Audrey Purkeypile was born in northern Alaska in 1927 during a remarkable era of Alaskan history. Surrounded by the wondrous beauty of untamed land, Audreys parents raised their family alongside the affable Eskimos, daring bush pilots, and rugged trappers and gold miners. They contributed to the development of the Territory of Alaska in their diverse roles as teacher, postmaster, health officer, and reindeer superintendent. In this poignant memoir, author Cheryl Schuermann has captured the delightful stories of her mothers childhood in When the Water Runs. Audreys memories and life lessons learned will provide readers with an inside look at a young girls experiences as she grows up with Alaska, Americas last frontier.

Audrey Purkeypile was born in northern Alaska in 1927 during a remarkable era of Alaskan history. Surrounded by the wondrous beauty of untamed land, Audreys parents raised their family alongside the affable Eskimos, daring bush pilots, and rugged trappers and gold miners. They contributed to the development of the Territory of Alaska in their diverse roles as teacher, postmaster, health officer, and reindeer superintendent. In this poignant memoir, author Cheryl Schuermann has captured the delightful stories of her mothers childhood in When the Water Runs. Audreys memories and life lessons learned will provide readers with an inside look at a young girls experiences as she grows up with Alaska, Americas last frontier.
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Audrey Purkeypile was born in northern Alaska in 1927 during a remarkable era of Alaskan history. Surrounded by the wondrous beauty of untamed land, Audreys parents raised their family alongside the affable Eskimos, daring bush pilots, and rugged trappers and gold miners. They contributed to the development of the Territory of Alaska in their diverse roles as teacher, postmaster, health officer, and reindeer superintendent. In this poignant memoir, author Cheryl Schuermann has captured the delightful stories of her mothers childhood in When the Water Runs. Audreys memories and life lessons learned will provide readers with an inside look at a young girls experiences as she grows up with Alaska, Americas last frontier.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kurt Jones

Length:

4h 31m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:40


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:51


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

09:29


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

09:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

17:03


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

08:02


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

10:17


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

15:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:24


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

14:47


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:31


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:37


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

13:14


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

10:07


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

22:12


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

15:53


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:57


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:39


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:58


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

15:19


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

12:03


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

07:47


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

16:33


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:04


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

06:56


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:40