By Alex Debogorski
The highest-rated fact exhibit ever to hit the background channel, Ice street Truckers follows the heart-pounding adventures of the tough-as-nails truckers who hazard peril on a daily basis to convey items and provides in Alaska and throughout Canada's frozen north. Alex stocks stories of his adventures-and misadventures-in the north, and clarify, in his personal interesting voice, how he bought to the place he's today-working type hero, bona-fide megastar, and the inconceivable celebrity of a smash-hit tv express. Alex is a common storyteller who is familiar with the best way to spin stories approximately his colourful existence transforming into up within the backwoods. even if he is recounting stories approximately his hair-raising confrontations with bears, calculating the power of newly shaped ice, divulging the secrets and techniques of delivering safety in a bar room choked with combative, drunken miners, or saving the lifetime of one other trucker, he retains you short of more.
- The first inside of examine legend and fan favourite Alex Debogorski, a religious Christian, father of eleven kids, and the world's top recognized truck driver
- Includes exciting adventures and behind-the-scenes insights that you simply will not locate at the show
- Features sidebars that designate the proof approximately ice roads, from how they're made to whilst and why they splinter and break
King of the Road supplies enthusiasts of Ice street Truckers a deep glance contained in the lifestyles and instances of the show's greatest emerging star.
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