The open canoe


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Riviere, Bill


Keyword(s):
Canoes and canoeing.


Year:
1985


Pages:
xiv, 305 p.


Publisher:
Little, Brown


Publisher location:
Boston


Accession number:
11784041


Label:
Box 21


Notes:
ill. ; 24 cm. Canoeing Today -- The Long and Short of It -- Beams and Bottoms -- Rocker and Keels -- Overview -- Depth and Seer -- Gunwales and Decks -- Seats and Foot Rests -- Flotation -- Capacity and Seaworthiness -- Weight -- Birchbark -- Wood-and-Canvas -- Strippers -- Lapstrakes -- Aluminum -- Fiberglass, Kevlar, and Proprietary Lay-ups -- Royalex, et al. -- Polyethylene -- Tandem Canoes and How to Buy Them -- Solo Canoes: A Buyer's Manual -- Freighters andn Trippers -- Hunting and Fishing Canoes -- Competition -- Paddles -- Paddling -- Reading White Water -- Poling -- Toting -- Learning How -- Safety -- Canoe-Camping Gear -- Canoeist's Library -- Afterthoughts Includes index./ Bibliography: p. 286-289. Bill Riviere ; drawings by L. Randal Boyd. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: GV783; Dewey: 797.1/22


ISBN:
ISBN: 0316747688 (pbk.); 9780316747684 (pbk.) LCCN: 85-4311


Edition:
1st


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