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Tales of Maritime Maine

Bruce Clark

Tales of Maritime Maine

The Vanished Years of the Maine Coast Brought to Life in Three Absorbing Tales

by Bruce Clark

  • 369 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Yankee Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sea stories, American,
  • Popular American Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • Social life and customs,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Maine

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8274681M
    ISBN 100899091229
    ISBN 109780899091228

    You may book above or call Learn about the life and times of coastal Maine shore side villages from the s to the present as you walk in the footsteps of early sailors, fishermen, and shipbuilders. The colorful maritime history will show you a side of the waterfront that you’ve never imagined, including mysteries of the deep! Maine Cats of Maritime Origin That the early ancestors of the Maine Coon cat came to Maine via the sea was clear to Mrs. Pierce. While still a young girl in , she keenly recalled seeing for the first time the pair of blue-eyed white little kittens peeking out of a sailmaker's pocket.

    MMA Yearbooks have been scanned and made available in digital format by the Boston Public Library via the Internet Archive. View digital MMA Yearbooks With the exception of the three yearbooks (, and ) that were never deposited in the Library/Archives, volumes from to are now available online. Through all that time, Maine’s maritime development wasn’t just feeding the coastline. As Steve Bromage, Executive Director of the Maine Historical Society explained, it was also connecting Maine’s interior with the rest of the world. “The fact that Maine had the rivers and harbors and ships and the connection to the ocean was really.

      Lobsters and the Maritimes Janu I knew lobsters would be a part of our daily diet when we went to the East Coast this past summer. What I didn’t know was how much of an influence these sea-critters have over the Maritime provinces (i.e. Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and PEI). I mean, everywhere, I kid you not, EVERYWHERE we went. Paine’s a lyrical stylist, and the breadth of his historical vision is extraordinary. —David Mitchell, GQ: Gentlemen’s Quarterly “The Sea and Civilization” is a well-written and brilliantly organized its literary grace and richness, one could safely predict that it is destined to become a classic of maritime history.


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