Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester

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Perhaps no vessel in history paid off more handsomely or at more terrible cost than the Gloucester fishing schooner. These were one of the fastest, leanest, and most challenging working boats ever built. They carried enormous canvas and in their heyday were designed with the fine lines of racing yachts, but were expected to speed through wind and storm to the Grand Banks and back, their holds jammed with fish. The schooners in the days when Gloucester was the greatest fishing port in the world were built for speed, not ...

Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester 2003, Chatham Publishing, London

ISBN-13: 9781861761620

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Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester 2000, David R. Godine Publisher, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9781567921410

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Down to the Sea: The Fishing Schooners of Gloucester 1983, David R. Godine Publisher

ISBN-13: 9780879234706

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