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Building the Alaska Highway Promo

In May of 1942, across the rugged sub-Arctic wilderness of Alaska, British Columbia, and Yukon Territory, thousands of American soldiers began one of the biggest and most difficult construction projects ever undertaken -- the building of the Alaska Highway.

Premiere Date: December 31, 2004 | Runtime: 00:00:30

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