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Drawing on Our History: Fishing Vessels of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska

James A. Cole

Author James Cole has spent 50 years designing, building, and repairing fishing vessels in the Seattle area. As a naval architect, he specializes in research-based paintings and drawings of fishing vessels at work. Drawing on our History: The Fishing Vessels of the Pacific Northwest & Alaska describes the evolution of fishing vessel design that is unique to the Pacific Northwest, from native fishing canoes to the modern fishing fleets of Alaska and the Pacific Northwest.

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ISBN: 978-1-933245-33-1
Hardbound, 12 x 9 inches, 208 pages, full color and black-and-white

Cover price: $44.95

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