Laney Salisbury is a freelance journalist. Gay Salisbury is a former publishing executive. Together they co-wrote The Cruelest Miles.
The year is 1925. It is sixty degrees below zero. The wind sweeps tons of snow over the deep-frozen Alaskan landscape. The nearest railhead is seven hundred miles away. Airplanes cannot fly. The way to Nome is blocked by a treacherous frozen sound, an ice... SEE MORE