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From Lumber Hookers to the Hooligan Fleet: A Treasury of Chicago Maritime History

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From Lumber Hookers to the Hooligan Fleet: A Treasury of Chicago Maritime History - Frese, Rita L (Editor), and Young, David M (Editor)
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Members of the Chicago Maritime Society have collected their best writings, photographs, and artifacts to share the tales of the waterways of a city that was established astride a primary portage linking the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River system. Chicago's maritime history speaks of heroes and vagabonds, romance and commerce, technology and craftsmanship, lighthouses and shipwrecks, industrial giants and back-breaking labor, wartime vigilance and peacetime leisure, resource extraction and modern conservation, and ...

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From Lumber Hookers to the Hooligan Fleet: A Treasury of Chicago Maritime History 2008, Lake Claremont Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9781893121300

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