Directory of Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes. First Edtion in dustjacket

By: HEDEN, Karl E.

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HEDEN, Karl E. Directory of Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes. Boston : Bruce Humphries Publishers, (1966). First Edtion. Pp (4),v-x,1-116,(2). 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine.

“Anyone interested in boating, skin-diving or fishing will find this directory an invaluable guide. It pinpoints approximately 1,500 shipwrecks in the Great Lakes so that in many cases the reader will be able to find its exact location. The date that the ship was wrecked, and information regarding the estimated value of the ship and its cargo are also given.” - from the dj.

Contents :
Foreword by Admiral E.J. Roland of the USCG;
1. Lake Michigan.
2. Lake Huron.
3. Lake Erie.
4. Lake Superior.
5. Lake Ontario.
6. Connecting Waterways.
7. Life Saving Service Reports.

Example: Mary McVie Vessel of 208 tons, October 9, 1878, stranded one quarter of a mile south-west from Walker's Point, Manitoulin Island.

Light smudge to p. 84, else very good in lightly browned and edgeworn, unclipped dustjacket. 25.00

Title: Directory of Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes. First Edtion in dustjacket

Author Name: HEDEN, Karl E.

Categories: 75,

Publisher: Bruce Humphries, Boston , 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 91445

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