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The canoe was essential to the early exploration of North America. Today, it is a vital link to the natural environment and vast wilderness, still widely used for recreation, transportation and sport.
The Canoe is the definitive history of the construction and use of the canoe, kayak, dugout and umiak in North America. The book covers the canoe's origins among Native peoples, its quick adoption by European settlers, its development from a working vessel to a recreational craft.
Rare archival images, maps, artwork and stunning photographs of vintage canoes are included. Produced with the support and collaboration of scholars and museums throughout the world, The Canoe also features:
About the Author:
John Jennings is co-editor of The Canoe in Canadian Cultures and a professor at Trent University. With support from the Canadian Canoe Museum, he brought together 12 experts in canoe and kayak scholarship and culture including Eugene Arima, Hallie E. Bond, Steven C. Brown, David Finch, Don Gardner, Gwenyth Hoyle, Fred Johnston, John Jennings, Kenneth R. Lister, Ted Moores, Rick Nash, and James Raffan to create this book.
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Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, 2005. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Very Good. First Printing. $49.95 Publishers Dust Jacket Price Intact, 271 Pages, Color & B/W Illustrations, Tightly Hinged Binding with No Owners Markings No Foxing No Soiling No Smells, "Light Shelf Rubbings to the Dust Jacket Covers", "Bottom Edge of Book Boards Lightly Rubbed" Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 048936
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Buchbeschreibung Firefly Books, 2002. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Brown cloth, no dust jacket. Very good condition. First Edition. 12 authors write about different canoes, how they were built, used and history. Over 400 beautiful images of canoe craftsmanship and scenery, including rare archival photos, detailed maps, glossary, bibliography, index. Very nice photography. 271 pages. Large book 11 x 11 inches. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 6189