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Night Landing: A Short History of West Coast Smuggling

David Heron

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ISBN 10: 1555714498 / ISBN 13: 9781555714499
Published by Hellgate Press, 1999
Condition: Good Soft cover
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Title: Night Landing: A Short History of West Coast...

Publisher: Hellgate Press

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Edition: 1st. - may be Reissue.

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With its remote coves and miles of unpopulated shores, the West Coast has always lured individuals who felt they could outrun the law and smuggle illegal items such as drugs or weapons for money or in some cases, to avoid government regulations and restrictions.

Night Landing is a chronicle of the underbelly of trade along the Pacific coastline. It covers the tales of smuggling from the early days of exploration and the settling of the West to the present with stories right out of today's headlines. It features a gallery of criminals, some ingenious, all over-optimistic, and their eventual apprehension, through underestimating the hazards of illegal trade. This unusual book describes activities such as smuggling drugs, people, freon, AK-47s, sea otters, and diamonds off the coast of the Pacific - and looks at the motivations of the criminals behind this world of illegal trade.

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