The Resource Alone in the Sound : an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound, by Denis Dwyer

Alone in the Sound : an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound, by Denis Dwyer

Label
Alone in the Sound : an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound
Title
Alone in the Sound
Title remainder
an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound
Statement of responsibility
by Denis Dwyer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This guidebook is designed to help sea kayakers of all skill levels to plan and complete self-propelled paddling trips through the wilderness waterways of Alaska's Prince William Sound. Photographs illustrate campsites, wildlife, topography, and waterways that will be encountered in the sound. Internet links are provided to sites where the reader can find more information on the topic at hand
Cataloging source
ORX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dwyer, Denis
Dewey number
917.98/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • GV776.A42
  • GV788.5
LC item number
  • P7544 2014
  • .D97 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sea kayaking
  • Prince William Sound (Alaska)
  • Sea kayaking
Label
Alone in the Sound : an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound, by Denis Dwyer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes webliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The history of Alaska's Prince William Sound: Geology. Native peoples. Early explorers. PWS today -- Wilderness sea kayaking: Trip logistics. Charts, maps, and navigation. Solo and group travel. Camping and paddling skills. Communications and electronics. Tactics for dealing with bears -- The paddling environment: Wind and waves. Tides, currents, and fog. Glaciers, ice, and cold water. Weather and weather forecasts -- The natural environment: Marine mammals. Land mammals. Birds. Fish and invertebrates. Plant life -- Equipment and clothing: Checklist. Evaluation. Sources. Maps of my route -- Logbook entries: Driving to Alaska. Paddling from Whittier to Valdez -- Additional information: My campsite coordinates. Other campsite coordinates. Sources and contacts
Control code
ocn956958090
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781502316974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)956958090
Label
Alone in the Sound : an explorers guide to sea kayaking Alaska's Prince William Sound, by Denis Dwyer
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes webliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The history of Alaska's Prince William Sound: Geology. Native peoples. Early explorers. PWS today -- Wilderness sea kayaking: Trip logistics. Charts, maps, and navigation. Solo and group travel. Camping and paddling skills. Communications and electronics. Tactics for dealing with bears -- The paddling environment: Wind and waves. Tides, currents, and fog. Glaciers, ice, and cold water. Weather and weather forecasts -- The natural environment: Marine mammals. Land mammals. Birds. Fish and invertebrates. Plant life -- Equipment and clothing: Checklist. Evaluation. Sources. Maps of my route -- Logbook entries: Driving to Alaska. Paddling from Whittier to Valdez -- Additional information: My campsite coordinates. Other campsite coordinates. Sources and contacts
Control code
ocn956958090
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
212 pages
Isbn
9781502316974
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)956958090

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