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Journeys Through the Inside Passage: Seafaring Adventures Along the Coast of British Colubmia and Alaska (Caribou Classic)

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Writer and fisherman Joe Upton tells of past explorers and present seafarers on the Inside Passage.

Synopsis:

Writer and fisherman Joe Upton recounts the stories of explorers of the past and seafarers of the present: the journey of a widow who solo-navigated a small vessel in the 1930s with her five children; the failed meeting of explorers Alexander Mackenzie and George Vancouver in 1793; the countless sinking of log barges, fishing craft, and passenger ships. 31 photos. 7 maps.

About the Author

Upton has written about and naviagated the fishing grounds of New England, British Columbia, and Alaska.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780882405063
Subtitle:
Seafaring Adventures Along the Coast of British Colubmia and Alaska
Author:
Upton, Joe
Publisher:
Alaska Northwest Books
Location:
Portland, OR :
Subject:
Description and travel
Subject:
Discovery and exploration
Subject:
History
Subject:
United States - State & Local
Subject:
Ships & Shipbuilding - History
Subject:
Seafaring life
Subject:
Inside Passage
Subject:
Seafaring life -- Inside Passage -- History.
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
Expeditions & Discoveries
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Caribou Classic
Publication Date:
20030601
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.54x5.54x.48 in. .43 lbs.

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Writer and fisherman Joe Upton recounts the stories of explorers of the past and seafarers of the present: the journey of a widow who solo-navigated a small vessel in the 1930s with her five children; the failed meeting of explorers Alexander Mackenzie and George Vancouver in 1793; the countless sinking of log barges, fishing craft, and passenger ships. 31 photos. 7 maps.
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