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VOYAGE OF THE ANT A True Story of Ingenuity and Perseverance

by Dina, James

Condition: Near Fine

Harrisburg PA: Stackpole Books. Near Fine. 1989. First Edition. Paperback. 081172302X; Paper Covers. Inscribed & signed by author. Binding is clean, sound and unworn. Contents are almost as new, with no writing or other entries on the text. ; First Printing of the FIRST EDITION, 1989. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page (To you Lois, enjoy! Jim Dina) . 8-1/4" Tall, 155pp. Color-photo illustrated paper covers. TRUE ADVENTURE. Continuation of the sub-title: of building a birchbark canoe with stone tools and paddling up the Connecticut River to rediscover the lost world of the Indians. "His hand-carved cedarwood paddles bound together kayak-style by twisted bark tine, author James Dina begins his arduous voyage up the Connecticut River to Canada, against both wind and current. But the real adventure began long before, when he resolved to rediscover the world of the Indians who once paddled these waters. How he fashioned a canoe with only Stone Age tools, why he went upstream, what he learned about the minds and the hands of forgotten ages...these are the subject of this book. " ... 2-b/w photos, occasional drawings in the text. .
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 45386
  • Title: VOYAGE OF THE ANT A True Story of Ingenuity and Perseverance
  • Author: Dina, James
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 081172302X
  • ISBN 13: 9780811723022
  • Publisher: Stackpole Books
  • Place: Harrisburg PA
  • Date published: 1989
  • Bookseller catalogs: ADVENTURE;


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