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9780920663868
10 x 7 inches
80 pages
paperback
CDN$ 15.95
BISAC: HIS006020
BISAC: SPO036000

 

 
Arctic Workhorse
The RCMP Schooner St. Roch
by James P. Delgado
CDN$ 15.95

Dodging between the Arctic floes, almost crushed several times, the little RCMP vessel St. Roch was the first ship to conquer the hazardous Northwest Passage from west to east. Two years later, in 1944, she did it from east to west.

Arctic Workhorse is a biography of St. Roch, from her construction in Vancouver in 1928, through her working life and famous voyages, to her resting place at the Vancouver Maritime Museum.


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