The Death of Albert Johnson

The Death of Albert Johnson

by Frank W. Anderson (Author)
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Albert Johnson was a loner, a deadly shot, who in 1932 triggered a gruelling manhunt that has become an Arctic legend. For over six weeks, amid blizzards and numbing cold, he eluded a posse of trappers, First Nations and RCMP, who for the very first time used a two-way radio and an airplane in their search.

Johnson was involved in four shoot-outs, killing one policeman and gravely wounding two other men before being shot to death. Over a half-century later, an intriguing mystery remains: Who was Albert Johnson?

Publication date
November 06, 2011
Publisher
Page count
96
ISBN
9781926613260
Paper ISBN
9781894384032
File size
2 MB