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Bering Sea


I nod to them and smile and turn off the river on the overland trail out to the Bering Sea.
Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  part of the North Pacific Ocean between Alaska and Siberia
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The Bering Sea is connected to the Arctic Ocean by the Bering Strait.
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  • I nod to them and smile and turn off the river on the overland trail out to the Bering Sea.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • A kid who identified himself as Big C walked up to the map and immediately chose a place near Bombay, India; nor did Top Cat neglect the portion of Russia that borders the Bering Sea.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • I might walk all the way to the Bering Sea.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Seal Lullaby All these things happened several years ago at a place called Novastoshnah, or North East Point, on the Island of St. Paul, away and away in the Bering Sea.
    Rudyard Kipling  --  The Jungle Book

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  • In ’65, just two and a half years ago, I to whom you speak, I myself stepped onto the carcass of a whale near Greenland, and its flank still carried the marked harpoon of a whaling ship from the Bering Sea.
    Jules Verne  --  Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea
  • Eighty miles from the Bering Sea and with temperatures of fifty below zero, I still found Bethel preferable to Ketchikan because at least the frozen tundra had blue sky and miles of visibility in all directions.
    Leslie Marmon Silko  --  Ceremony
  • This dark hair-line was the trail—the main trail—that led south five hundred miles to the Chilcoot Pass, Dyea, and salt water; and that led north seventy miles to Dawson, and still on to the north a thousand miles to Nulato, and finally to St. Michael on Bering Sea, a thousand miles and half a thousand more.
    Jack London  --  To Build a Fire
  • How many times had they travelled thus through the mountain passes down from the Bering Sea?
    Margaret Craven  --  I Heard the Owl Call My Name
  • Downtown is before them, as high and bright as the aurora borealis rising from the black water of the Bering Sea.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • Two years ago he dismasted the Ghost in a gale on Bering Sea, whereupon the present masts were put in, which are stronger and heavier in every way.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf

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  • It was unparalleled, undreamed-of, that I, Humphrey Van Weyden, a scholar and a dilettante, if you please, in things artistic and literary, should be lying here on a Bering Sea seal-hunting schooner.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf
  • Coming from no man knew where in the illimitable Pacific, it was travelling north on its annual migration to the rookeries of Bering Sea.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf
  • We run down from the river out to the Bering Sea on a classic run.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • They are worried that she will not be found or may drift across the Bering Sea to Russia.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • And all the time we were being driven off into the north-east, directly away from Japan and toward bleak Bering Sea.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf
  • He smiles and says it is because he wants a team to stay at his house so he can learn about the dogs and sleds, and I am stunned that an Eskimo boy on the Bering Sea would have to ask someone from Minnesota about dogs.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • The idea is that the ’,lusher will take a team and go from downtown Anchorage to downtown Nome, some eleven hundred plus miles across the Alaskan wilderness, over mountain ranges, up the Yukon River, out to the coast of the Bering Sea, and up along the coast and across parts of the sea ice to Nome.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • I was confident that we should find a station in some one of the coves, for I knew that the rookeries of Bering Sea were thus guarded; but Maud advanced the theory—to prepare me for disappointment, I do believe, if disappointment were to come—that we had discovered an unknown rookery.
    Jack London  --  Sea Wolf
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Bering Sea [7] , Black Sea [5] , Red Sea [5] , Caspian Sea [7] , Mediterranean Sea [7] , Aegean Sea [8] , Baltic Sea [8] , South China Sea [8] , Yellow Sea [8] , Adriatic Sea [9] , Coral Sea [9]
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