Pacific Graveyard. A Narrative of the Ships Lost Where the Columbia River Meets the Pacific Ocean.
by [Northwest Maritime] Gibbs, James A., Jr.
Binfords & Mort,
A Very Good plus copy in a Very Good dust jacket with a half inch chip to the top edge of the front panel and wear to the spine ends. The Columbia River bar that borders Washington and Oregon is considered one of the most treacherous maritime hazzards. At the time the book was written over 150 major shipwrecks occurred around the Columbia River and the author describes many of the more dramatic events, illustrated with vintage photographs. Fold-out map is present.
Edition: First Printing of the First Edition
Book Id: 25311