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WEST, Jack and Carolyn WEST. Cruising the Pacific Coast, Acapulco to Skagway. Third Edition. (Newport Beach, California) : Sea Publications, Inc., (May 1974). Pp (10),11-352. Maps and photos in the text. 8vo, blue boards, dark blue lettering to spine. Toy 2958. "In this new edition, not only has theprevious material been extensively revised and brought up-to-date, but the book's coverage has been expanded as well. Cruising now covers the mainlan d coast of Mexico from Acapulco to Tiburon Island, plus the Pacific side ofVancouver Island, and those Alaskan cruising areas beyond Juneau - to Glac ier Bay and north to Skagway. This delightful narrative account recaps the authors' years of experience cruising these waters. They have been to the harbors described; they have encountered the varying weather conditions thatprevail; they have visited the points of interest ashore; and now they hav e recounted their vast amount of experience for the benefit of others. Thisnew edition is generously illustrated with over 150 photos plus 35 special ly drawn charts showing detail of various harbors and anchorages not available in any other cruising guide. [...] Come aboard Monsoon II and cruise with the Wests the more than 5,000 miles from Acapulco to Skagway." - from the dustjacket. Contents: Part I: Mexico and Baja California: Introduction --Acapulco to Banderas Bay -- Banderas Bay to San Felipe -- San Felipe to Co nception Bay -- Conception Bay to La Paz -- Laz Paz to Cape San Lucas -- Cape San Lucas to Cedros Island -- Cedros Island to San Diego. Part II: California, Oregon, and Washington: Introduction -- San Diego to Santa Barbara -- California's Offshore Islands and Painted Cave -- Santa Barbara to San Francisco -- San Francisco to Port Orford -- Port Orford to Cape Flattery -- The Inland Sea of Puget Sound -- The San Juan Archipelago. Part III: British Columbia and Alaska: Introduction -- Victoria to Vancouver, B.C. -- Vancouver, B.C. to Cape Caution -- The West Coast of Vancouver Island -- Cape Caution to Ketchikan -- Ketchikan to Skagway. With index. Very good in lightly rubbed, price-clipped dustjacket. 25.00
Title: Cruising the Pacific Coast, Acapulco to Skagway. Third Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher: Sea Publications, Inc., Newport Beach, Ca., 1974, ISBN:0884030075:
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