Lake Champlain's Sailing Canal Boats: An Illustrated Journey from Burlington Bay to the Hudson River - Building the Canal Schooner Lois McClure


First paperback printing. Inscribed and signed by Arthur Cohn on title page ('to Vicky and Bob, Your hospitality in Palmyra has been so wonderful - and I applaud all the efforts you are making to help keep history alive. Sincerely, Art, August 12, 2007 - Arthur B. Cohn'). Edges lightly rubbed. 2003 Large Softcover. xiv, 187 pp. Color and black-and-white photographs and illustrations throughout. The Lake Champlain - Hudson River corridor has played host to some of this nation's most defining historic events. From its vantage point at Burlington, Vermont, this highly illustrated work... takes the reader on a fascinating journey through history. Drawing on a wealth of historic photographs and illustrations, and with new information from Lake Champlain's extraordinary shipwrecks, the nearly forgotten story of the lake's sailing canal boats is revealed. Come along on our journey as these unique vessels are brought back to life from the pages of history. Hear the story of the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum's replica canal schooner Lois McClure, from the laying of her keel to the preparations for her memorable journey, retracing the old-time route between Burlington and New York City.

Title: Lake Champlain's Sailing Canal Boats: An Illustrated Journey from Burlington Bay to the Hudson River - Building the Canal Schooner Lois McClure

Author: Cohn, Arthur B.; Bartley, Barbara; Beil, Eloise; Blow, David; Carlisle, Lilian Baker; Crisman, Kevin; Haas, Ernie; Kane, Adam; Loven, Adam; McKibben, Alan; McLaughlin, Scott; Taylor, Roger; Vincent, Jane

Categories: America, Association Copies, New York, Boats & Watercraft,

Edition: 1st Printing

Publisher: Basin Harbor, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum: 2003

ISBN Number: 0964185628

ISBN Number 13: 9780964185623

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2304057

Keywords: TRANSPORTATION CANAL BOAT JOURNALS THEODORE D BARTLEY,