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The sea runners

by Ivan Doig

  • 279 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Pacific,
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Indentured servants -- Fiction,
    • Northwest, Pacific -- Fiction,
    • Alaska -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIvan Doig.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.O415 S4 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination279 p. :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3166154M
      ISBN 100140067809
      LC Control Number83008129

      Review: The Sea Runners I came to read The Sea Runners on suggestion from my dear old Uncle Bill. He seemed to like it and heartily recommended it to me. Upon reading it, I came to realize why it appealed to him, but personally though it was a little beyond my tastes (my uncle likes historical fiction because he says that he likes to learn. The redesigned Sea Runner is proof. This boat cuts a sharper V with its variable deadrise hull, because we know that makes for a smoother ride in ocean waters. This boat’s new chine has been widened and expertly angled for improved cornering and hole-shot, but we avoided the temptation to add a ride-killing reverse-curve hull.

        The Boat Runner follows Jacob over the course of four years, through the forests of France, the stormy beaches of England, and deep within the secret missions of the German Navy, where he is confronted with the moral dilemma that will change his life—and his life’s mission—forever. The Sea Runners (Book): Doig, Ivan. Help Help, opens a new window.

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