Jorgy: the life of Native Alaskan bush pilot and airline captain Holger "Jorgy" Jorgensen
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Jorgy: the life of Native Alaskan bush pilot and airline captain Holger "Jorgy" Jorgensen

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"Jorgy" Jorgensen is a legendary Alaska Native bush pilot, but his life is much more than a great flying story. He was raised by his Inupiat Eskimo mother and his Norwegian gold-miner father in a tiny mining camp in interior Alaska. After his father's death during the Depression, when Jorgy was only seven, they lived a subsistence lifestyle: Jorgy worked in the gold mines,...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published April 22nd 2008 by Ester Republic Press (first published 2007)
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