New PDF release: Final Voyages Volume I

By Jim Wellman

Fishing has lengthy been documented as being the main risky profession on the planet. that's very true within the harsh, and sometimes sour, marine atmosphere of Atlantic Canada. those perilous stipulations have triggered the sinking and lack of 1000's of Atlantic Canadian fishing vessels, claiming huge, immense death. Former host of CBC Radio’s “Fisheries Broadcast” and now handling editor of The Navigator, Jim Wellman recounts a few of these gripping stories as a part of his average per 30 days characteristic within the Navigator. Dubbed “Final Voyages,” the characteristic has been the most well known sections of the journal seeing that its first factor in December 1997. the simplest ones were accrued jointly to make up this primary quantity of sea stories.

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