GUTSCHE, Andrea. BISAILLON, Cindy.
Title: Mysterious Islands : Forgotten Tales of the Great Lakes. First Edition, paperback.
Publisher:  Lynx Images, Toronto, 1999, ISBN:1894073118
Seller ID: 35703
GUTSCHE, Andrea and Cindy BISAILLON. Mysterious Islands : Forgotten Tales of the Great Lakes. Toronto: Lynx Images, 1999. First Printing. Pp. (3),iv-ix,(1),-294,(2). With dozens of black and white photos. 8vo, illustrated card covers with orange spine, white, red and black lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. "...a fascinating historical journey to islands in the vast basin of the five Great Lakes. Standing removed and alone, islands have been central to some of the most important, outrageous, and tragic events in Great Lakes history, from a decisive and bloody naval battle in the War of 1812, to Prohibition rumrunning, to harrowing tales of shipwreck and rescue." -from the cover. Contents: Lake Ontario Islands; Thousand Islands; Lake Erie Islands; Lake Huron Islands; Georgian Bay Islands; North Channel Islands; Lake Michigan Islands; Lake Superior Islands; Apostle Islands; IsleRoyale. With bibliography and index. Very good. 15.00