Stock Image

Knee-Deep in Shavings: Memories of Early Yachting and Boatbuilding on the West Coast

ISBN 10: 092066363X / ISBN 13: 9780920663639
Used / Quantity Available: 1
From Seattle Goodwill (Seattle, WA, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: US$ 28.50
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

30 Day Returns Policy

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details

Title: Knee-Deep in Shavings: Memories of Early ...

Book Condition: Acceptable


May have some shelf-wear due to normal use but item is clean and all pages are intact. Bookseller Inventory # 0KVBKE000YIZ

About this title:

Book ratings provided by GoodReads:
0 avg rating
(0 ratings)

Synopsis: From 1905 to 1069, the Blanchard Boat Company of Seattle was renowned and respected for its well-built vessels, large and small, sail and power. Hundreds of graceful Blanchard boats still ply the sounds and inlets of Washington, Alaska and British Columbia today. Norman C Blanchard is the son of Norman J Blanchard, founder of the firm, and his stories of beautiful boats and dedicated boaters go back to the turn of the century. The Blanchards worked with all the outstanding naval architects and designers of their day, including Ed Monk, Ben Seaborn, Ted Geary and Bill Garden, and built boats for unassuming fishermen and high profile yacht racers alike.Stephen Wilen has done all classic-boat enthusiasts a favor by collecting Norm Blanchard's fond reminiscences of a life devoted to splendid wooden boats.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: Seattle Goodwill
Address: Seattle, WA, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: November 7, 2006
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

Returns are accepted according to the Abebooks Returns Policy. We respond to all inquiries within 2 business days.

Shipping Terms:

We ship everything within 48 hours, and all our orders are shipped via UPS Mail Innovations. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns. Customer satisfaction is our top priority.

Store Description: This book is being offered by Goodwill, a non-profit organization. All funds raised are used to support the Goodwill which provides quality, effective employment training and basic education to individuals experiencing significant barriers to economic opportunity. Because Jobs Change Lives. Proceeds from the sale of these goods and financial donations from the community make it possible for us to operate our free job training programs. Your donations and purchases help support these important programs and make the community a better place for all of us.