Douglas & McIntyre
A Race for Real Sailors

Book details:

June 2006
ISBN 978-1-55365-161-1
Hardcover
8" x 5"
256 pages
Nature / Marine Life NAT020000
History / Canada HIS006000
$29.95 CAD

Awards

Douglas & McIntyre

A Race for Real Sailors

Bluenose and the International Fisherman's Cup 1920 - 1938

On October 22, 1921, the American fishing schooner Elsie, just arrived from Gloucester, Massachusetts, lined up in Halifax Harbour beside a new, untested schooner from Lunenburg, ready to race over a 40-mile ocean course. The Elsie's skip


Awarded the Keith Mathews Award for the most outstanding book on a Canadian Maritime subject for 2006 by the Canadian Nautical Research Society

About the Author

Keith  McLaren

Keith McLaren

Keith McLaren, born in Victoria, British Columbia, took his first shipboard job in 1969. Since then, he has worked on over thirty vessels on the Pacific ...

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