Pacific Troller: Life on the Northwest Fishing Grounds

By: Caldwell, Francis E.

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143 pages; coffee stain to cover, general wear; complete, unmarked & solid. Signed on title page with salutation, Sitka, Alaska, Aug 23, 1978. DescriptionFor four decades writer-photographer Francis (Frank) Caldwell has fished the Pacific Coast from Alaska to California. In this always readable unfolds a clear, close-up view of the fisherman's day-to-day life. The author shares the excitement of a school of fish biting furiously at dusk, the frustrations and humor of the radiotelephone, the many characters he has known, the close shaves, the storms, the too-frequent tragedies of friends lost at sea, the frightening experience of seeing a UFO off the Oregon Coast one spooky night. Included is a vivid description of the terrible giant wave that occurred in Lituya Bay, Alaska, in 1958. About the AuthorFor four decades writer-photographer Francis (Frank) Caldwell has fished the Pacific Coast from Alaska to California. In this always readable unfolds a clear, close-up view of the fisherman's day-to-day life. B&W photos.

Title: Pacific Troller: Life on the Northwest Fishing Grounds

Author: Caldwell, Francis E.

Categories: Boating/Ships/Nautical, Hunting/Fishing, Northwest,

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Alaska Northwest Books: 1978

ISBN Number: 0882400991

ISBN Number 13: 9780882400990

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 114619