The Curve of Time


The Curve of Time by Whitecap Books Ltd. at SADC Network. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. This is a biography and astonishing adventure story of a woman who, left a widow in 1927, packed her five children onto a 25-foot boat and cruised the coastal waters of British Columbia, summer after summer.Muriel Wylie Blanchet acted single-handedly as skipper, navigator, engineer and, of course, mum, as she saw her crew through encounters with tides, fog, storms, rapids, cougars and bears. She sharpened in her children a special interest in Haida culture and in nature itself. In this book, she


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This is a biography and astonishing adventure story of a woman who, left a widow in 1927, packed her five children onto a 25-foot boat and cruised the coastal waters of British Columbia, summer after summer.Muriel Wylie Blanchet acted single-handedly as skipper, navigator, engineer and, of course, mum, as she saw her crew through encounters with tides, fog, storms, rapids, cougars and bears. She sharpened in her children a special interest in Haida culture and in nature itself. In this book, she left us with a sensitive and compelling account of their journeys.

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Manufacturer:
Whitecap Books Ltd.
Category:
Travelers & Explorers
Release Date:
2002-03-01
EAN:
9781552853511
ISBN:
1552853519
Edition:
1
Author:
M. Wylie Blanchet
Publisher:
Whitecap Books Ltd.
Publication Date:
2002-03-01
Binding:
Paperback
Item Weight:
0.68 pounds
Item Size:
0.5 x 8.75 x 5.75 inches
Package Weight:
0.45 pounds
Package Size:
6 x 0.6 x 8.9 inches

 


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