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Review of 'North Alaska Chronicle'

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Campbell admits that, in lamenting the disappearance of traditional Nunamiut life, he is both a romantic and an outsider. "Nothing will bring it back," he writes, "and even if a return to the old ways was possible, neither big government nor the people themselves would allow it." In North Alaska Chronicle, Campbell records the way it was, and Simon Paneak's drawings take on a life of their own.

Reviewer Paul Trachtman writes from his home in New Mexico

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