Nights of Ice

Nights of Ice

Book - 1997
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Spike Walker has spent more than a decade fishing in the subzero hell of Alaska's coastal waters. This collection--coming on the heels of his classic memoir Working on the Edge--is a testament to the courage of those who brave nature's wrath each fishing season, and to the uncontrolled power of nature herself.. The crewmen in Nights of Ice face a constant onslaught of roaring waves, stories-high swells, and life-stealing ice. Tested by the elements, these seamen battle for their vessels and their lives, on every page evincing a level of courage and a will to live seldom found elsewhere in modern society.

Publisher: New York :, St. Martin's Griffin,, [1997]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©1997
ISBN: 9780312199937
Branch Call Number: ANF 979.8051 WAL
ANF 979.8051 WAL
Characteristics: xvi, 206 pages ; 21 cm

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