A canoeist's sketchbook

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Chelsea Green Pub. Co., Oct 1, 1991 - Sports & Recreation - 201 pages
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Kimber shares his personal paddling philosophy, arranged in an alphabetical progression of essays. Part philosopher, part humorist, and an outstanding canoiest, Kimber reveals the heart and soul of the wilderness experience. Along the way he reveals a host of practical tips on how to camp and canoe in remote places.

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Contents

Bags Boxes Baskets Backpacks
4
Big Fish
13
Buoyancy
22
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Robert Kimber is the author of several books and has been published extensively in such magazines as Down East and Country Journal.

Jerry Stelmok is a native and lifelong resident of Maine. He successfully escaped life as a teacher in the early 1970s when he moved with his growing family to West Quoddy Head, the easternmost point in the United States, to learn wooden-boat building. The move led to the acquisition of The Island Falls Canoe Company and more than a quarter-century of crafting wood-and-canvas canoes based on the designs of early builder E. M. White. Stelmok has authored several books on wood-and-canvas canoes, including The Art of the Canoe with Joe Seliga" (MBI, 2002) and "Not Your Average Bear & Other Maine Stories" (Tilbury House, 2007). He has a son and two daughters, now adults, and lives in Atkinson, Maine.

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