Hardcover: 98 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing Library Editions (May 22, 2017)
Product Dimensions: 6.7 x 0.2 x 9.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 5301007
Format: PDF ePub djvu book
Those fortunate enough to live on Roanoke Island have always depended on boats. In exploration-era sketches, Native American Algonquins were depicted in their dugout canoes. English settlers took the native concept a step further, developing kunners and, later, periaugers. Sloops and schooners made it possible to trade with far-off lands. Shad boats allowed fishermen to catch enough fresh product to ship to northern markets. Shrimp boats, crab bo...