By: Roscoe, W.F.

Price: $22.50

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fine

8vo illus. 1st Ed. -Salmon fishing aboard a mothership off Alaska in 1918; icebound much of the time; oppressive bosses; horrible conditions; fights. A U.S. Grand Jury investigation resulted in changes in working conditions for all future trips. Fiction based on fact; author was on such a ship. [Cat. 52-280 & 64-628.] Fine in VG-F DJ.


Author / Maker: Roscoe, W.F.

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY: Vantage Press, Inc. 132 p.: 1954

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: scEBvo2578

Keywords: Commercial Fishing, Alaska, Fiction