Author:Carey, Betty Lowman & Neil G. Carey


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Bijaboji North to Alaska by Oar

By: Carey, Betty Lowman & Neil G. Carey

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19352

ISBN: 1550173405

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

DJ shows light shelf wear, plain white sticker top front free end paper.; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations, Maps; 9.10 X 6.20 X 1 inches; 288 pages; Betty Lowman was 22 years old in June 1937 when she climbed into her beloved red dugout canoe, Bijaboji, and set out on a journey from Puget Sound to Alaska. Traversing some of the most treacherous waters on earth, the journey would have been a risky act for an extreme adventurer in any era; for a young woman in the conservative 1930s, it was a venture of almost unimaginable daring. Betty pulled it ... View more info