Ada BlackJack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic

Ada BlackJack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic

Jennifer Niven


Now in paperback, the gripping and encouraging story of a woman's survival on my own within the Arctic.

In 1921, 4 males and one girl ventured deep into the Arctic. years later, just one returned.

When 23-year-old Inuit Ada Blackjack signed on as a seamstress for a top-secret Arctic excursion, her objective was once uncomplicated: make cash and discover a husband. yet her terrifying experiences--both within the wild and again in civilization--comprise essentially the most remarkable untold adventures of the twentieth century. according to a wealth of unpublished fabrics, together with Ada's never-before-seen diaries, bestselling writer Jennifer Niven narrates this actual tale of an unheralded lady who turned an not going hero.

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