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Author Name:    BENNET, A. B., with Garnet HEISLER. HEISLER, Garnet

Title:   Duelling Dories : 50 Years of International Dory Racing in Nova Scotia. First Edition

Publisher:    Glen Margaret, Tantallon, NS, 2002, ISBN:0920427596 

Seller ID:   60411

BENNET, A. B., with Garnet HEISLER. Duelling Dories: 50 Years of International Dory Racing in Nova Scotia. Researched by Sarah Hubbard, Jill Neidermayer and Marlene Spindler. (Tantallon, Nova Scotia, Canada: Glen Margaret Publishing, 2002). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-70,(2). Illustrated with b/w photos to text. 8vo, art-illustrated blue card covers. This book was published to coincide with the 50th Anniversary of International Dory Racing in Nova Scotia. It is a celebration of this milestone and of the men and women who have represented the seafaring ports of Lunenburg and Gloucester over the years. It is a connection to our past; the wooden boat, iron men and women, and the sea with the "Novies" and the "Yanks" doing battle; the duelling dories. Special recognition is given to legendary rowing champions and Nova Scotia Sports Hall of Fame members, Russell Langille and Lloyd Heisler. Contents: 1. The Workhorse of the North Atlantic; 2. A Friendly Rivalry Unfolds;3. The 1950s: Heisler and Langille, All the Way; 4. A New Era Begins; 5. Y ears of Change; 6. The 1980s and into the 1990s; 7. The Junior Competitors,the Women and the Over Forty Crowd; 8. The Tradition Continues. Very good. 15.00

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