Bookseller Inventory KTJ Synopsis: The Iditarod may be the only race that awards a prize for last place. But then how many people can even complete a course that ranges across 1, miles of Alaska's ice fields, mountains, and canyons at temperatures that sometimes plunges to degrees below zero? In conditions like these, anything can go wrong. For Brian Patrick O'Donoghue, nearly everything did. These days he reports on the oil industry, politics, and sled-dog racing for the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.
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