Maryland's Workboats (Then and Now Series)

Maryland's Workboats (Then and Now Series)

by Byshe Hicks
     
 


The Chesapeake Bay has been home to many unique craft designed to work the estuary. Beginning with the Native Americans and continuing to this day, these boats have been used for everything from fishing to transporting people and cargo.  See more details below

Overview


The Chesapeake Bay has been home to many unique craft designed to work the estuary. Beginning with the Native Americans and continuing to this day, these boats have been used for everything from fishing to transporting people and cargo.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738568225
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
09/07/2009
Series:
Then and Now Series
Pages:
95
Sales rank:
754,811
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Byshe Hicks spent nearly four years working one of Maryland's last boats to still dredge oysters under sail, the skipjack Martha Lewis. He now operates a harbor tug out of Fell's Point in Baltimore and takes a keen interest in preserving the Bay's maritime history.

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