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High Seas, High Risk

The Story of the Sudburys

by Pat Wastell Norris

  • 180 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Harbour Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Repair & Maintenance,
  • Shipwrecks,
  • Marine Engineering (Specific Aspects),
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Transportation,
  • Canada - General,
  • Corporate & Business History - General,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - History,
  • Business & Economics / Corporate History,
  • Cultural Region/Canadian,
  • Cultural Region/Pacific Northwest,
  • Geographic Orientation/British Columbia,
  • History/Canada - General,
  • Sea stories,
  • Transportation/Ships & Shipbuilding - History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8548236M
    ISBN 101550172085
    ISBN 109781550172089
    OCLC/WorldCa42009581

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    Laundry and ironing facilities as well as vending machines with snacks and beverages can be found on-site. High Seas also offers a picnic area. Agamont Park is miles from High Seas Motel, while Frenchman Bay is miles away. The nearest airport is Bangor Airport, miles from the property/10().   From wire-guided torpedos, anti-air warfare sensors, dipping sonar and high power microwave to disable outboard motors of hostile vessels, capabilities in the communication systems provide the decisive advantages to military operations in the high seas. Communication systems – including Internet, telecommunications - with computers, embedded processors and controllers, form .


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High Seas, High Risk is a thrilling maritime adventure story that offers unique insight into the colourful towboat industry. Writing with the care and detail of a High Risk book, and the passion of a maritime adventurer, Pat Wastell Norris has parlayed her childhood seafaring passion into every story and anecdote - an interest instilled by her.

Pat Wastell Norris was carried aboard her father's tugboat before she could walk, and has been addicted to salt air ever since. The author of Time and Tide: A History of Telegraph Cove, (Raincoast Chronicles 16) the bestselling High Seas, High Risk: The Story of the Sudburys and High Boats: A Century of Salmon Remembered, Norris now lives in Vancouver BC/5(9).

Get this from a library. High seas, high risk: the story of the Sudburys. [Pat Wastell Norris] -- "It was December and the storm-beset rescue of the disabled freighter Makedonia by the Victoria salvage tug Sudbury made headlines around the seafaring world.

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Complimentary morning coffee is provided. Laundry and ironing facilities as well as vending machines with snacks and beverages can be found on-site. High Seas also offers a picnic area. Agamont Park is mi from High Seas Motel, while Frenchman Bay is mi away.

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