The Cruelest Miles: The Heroic Story of Dogs and Men in a Race Against an Epidemic (Paperback)
Alaska, 1925: the diphtheria serum is 674 miles away. Without it, the people of Nome will not survive. "The Cruelist Miles" is the never-before-told tale of the dogs and men who braved blizzard conditions to save Nome, Alaska, from diphtheria. 34 illustrations.