The Call of the OceaneBook - 2016
In The Call of the Ocean, Jim Wellman profiles some of the most fascinating men and women ever to answer the call of the North Atlantic. These modern-day heroes of the sea include: Richard Gillett from Twillingate, captain of the Midnight Shadow and star of Discovery Channel's hit television show Cold Water Cowboys; Marilyn Clark from Magdalene Islands, a rising star in the Atlantic Canadian fishing industry; Dave Quinton, long-time host of CBC Television's Land and Sea and a household name in Newfoundland and Labrador; Norma Richardson from Harrigan Cove, a tireless advocate for Nova Scotian fishermen and fisherwomen; Tommy O'Brien of Cape Broyle, the youngest-ever appointed captain with the Canadian Coast Guard; Ches Barbour of Newtown, founder of the world-renowned franchise Ches's Famous Fish and Chips; Boat builders Jerome Canning, Alex Howse, Val Cull, and Jonathan Collett; . . . and many more!
Publisher: [United States] : Flanker Press : Made available through hoopla, 2016.
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Characteristics: 1 online resource