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NORRIS, Pat Wastell. High Boats : A Century of Salmon Remembered. (Madeira Park, B.C.): Harbour Pub., (2003). Pp 232. Illustrated with numerous b/w photos to text. 8vo, blue cloth. This book is a celebration of the golden ageof the salmon fisheries in British Columbia. During the 20th century the f ish were plentiful, the work was dangerous but the money was good. There were shore jobs in the canneries and towns grew. This was the "boom," then itall ended. "Pat Wastell Norris wraps the history of coastal settlements ar ound the lives of two veteran fishermen taking one last trip aboard the MayS., a classic wooden seiner." -from the dust jacket. Vg in dj. 24.00
Title: High Boats : A Century of Salmon Remembered. in dj.
Publisher: Harbour Pub., 2003, ISBN:1550172891:
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