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Dowager Queen

The Hudson's Bay SS Beaver

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Dowager Queen by William A. Hagelund
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Captain William A. Hagelund is uniquely positioned to write a history of HBC's SS Beaver, the ship that did more than any other to explore and open the rugged BC coast. Over more than half a century the tiny, rugged ship was a familiar sight as she chugged up the BC waters, charting, trading, helping administer justice, carrying freight and generally serving as a lifeline and contact between the many isolated coastal communities and the outside world. In 1986, her exact replica, SS Beaver, was launched with Captain Hagelund as master. From then until he retired in 1995, Captain Hagelund, who first went to sea in 1940, and the new Beaver retraced many of the original's coastal voyages.
Release date NZ
March 1st, 2001
Country of Publication
Canada
Illustrations
36 b/w photos & 5 illus
Imprint
Hancock House Publishers Ltd ,Canada
Pages
160
Dimensions
139x215x9
ISBN-13
9780888394866
Product ID
2252075

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