The Resource How to build a tin canoe : confessions of an old salt, Robb White

How to build a tin canoe : confessions of an old salt, Robb White

Label
How to build a tin canoe : confessions of an old salt
Title
How to build a tin canoe
Title remainder
confessions of an old salt
Statement of responsibility
Robb White
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-2006
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Robb
Dewey number
  • 623.8/2/092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
VM140.W497
LC item number
A3 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White, Robb
  • Boatbuilders
  • Boatbuilders
Label
How to build a tin canoe : confessions of an old salt, Robb White
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Another Reynolds Rescue in which I escape formal education but become educated nevertheless
  • 43
  • A Few Recipes of the Reynolds Crew in which I begin a lifetime as a gourmet
  • 53
  • Sailfish in which someone else learns a lesson ... well, almost
  • 62
  • Storm Boat Motor in which, due to the onset of puberty, I foolishly expand my compulsion to include machinery
  • 68
  • How I Became a Boatbuilder in which I take a wife, turn professional, and learn a lot all at the same time
  • 74
  • The Boat in the Coach House in which I sink as far as possible
  • Terrible Torque and the Floorboard Man in which there is a terrible tragedy, so you might want to skip this one
  • 88
  • Monkey Island in which I leave my young bride for ... monkeys
  • 97
  • Seagull in which I learn not to be so gullible
  • 104
  • Prams in which I become a successful, professional boatbuilder first shot out of the box
  • 111
  • Pleistocene Creek in which I almost give it all up and quit the boatbuilding business for good
  • 115
  • 1
  • Sheephead Head Soup in which there are the natural histories of two fish and a worm and ... yet another recipe
  • 123
  • Sea Turtle in which I learn my lesson about being so presumptuous ... well, almost
  • 134
  • Cobio in which I save my children from starvation but almost freeze to death in the process
  • 138
  • The Giant Catfish of Mobile in which I meet an astonishing transvestite ... and cook breakfast
  • 148
  • King Tut in which I prove the disclaimer that none of these stories could possibly be true
  • 155
  • The Tin Canoe of World War Two in which I begin a lifetime of building eyeball designed boats
  • The Slave's Recipe in which I do a little more tugging, get involved in a criminal conspiracy, and get locked up for murder ... and learn a new recipe ... and satisfy a lifelong curiosity ... a long story
  • 158
  • Islands in which I reveal yet another obsession
  • 174
  • The Canned Ham Incident in which I do not participate, so Hurrah for the other side
  • 179
  • Dead Man's Boat in which I reveal two morals
  • 190
  • The Old J 80 Johnson in which I help a man recover his long-lost self-esteem
  • 196
  • 9
  • The Sailing, Commercial Fishing Felucca "Bullet" # 9999 in which there is a poem
  • 200
  • The Caribs and the Arawaks in which I figure out economics, but too late to participate in any of it
  • 215
  • An Analog Mind Stuck in a Digital World in which I finally, in the twilight of my life, figure out what the hell is wrong with me and effect a complete cure
  • 219
  • Cooking Up Opinions in which I finally set aside my peculiar ways and start acting like all the other old men in the world
  • 224
  • The Reynolds in which I learn the true meaning of life ... when I am young enough to make some good use of the knowledge
  • 18
  • The Reynolds Crew Discovers St. George Island and saves the day with a brave rescue
  • 26
Control code
ocm51281082
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9781401300272
Lccn
2002192173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51281082
Label
How to build a tin canoe : confessions of an old salt, Robb White
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Another Reynolds Rescue in which I escape formal education but become educated nevertheless
  • 43
  • A Few Recipes of the Reynolds Crew in which I begin a lifetime as a gourmet
  • 53
  • Sailfish in which someone else learns a lesson ... well, almost
  • 62
  • Storm Boat Motor in which, due to the onset of puberty, I foolishly expand my compulsion to include machinery
  • 68
  • How I Became a Boatbuilder in which I take a wife, turn professional, and learn a lot all at the same time
  • 74
  • The Boat in the Coach House in which I sink as far as possible
  • Terrible Torque and the Floorboard Man in which there is a terrible tragedy, so you might want to skip this one
  • 88
  • Monkey Island in which I leave my young bride for ... monkeys
  • 97
  • Seagull in which I learn not to be so gullible
  • 104
  • Prams in which I become a successful, professional boatbuilder first shot out of the box
  • 111
  • Pleistocene Creek in which I almost give it all up and quit the boatbuilding business for good
  • 115
  • 1
  • Sheephead Head Soup in which there are the natural histories of two fish and a worm and ... yet another recipe
  • 123
  • Sea Turtle in which I learn my lesson about being so presumptuous ... well, almost
  • 134
  • Cobio in which I save my children from starvation but almost freeze to death in the process
  • 138
  • The Giant Catfish of Mobile in which I meet an astonishing transvestite ... and cook breakfast
  • 148
  • King Tut in which I prove the disclaimer that none of these stories could possibly be true
  • 155
  • The Tin Canoe of World War Two in which I begin a lifetime of building eyeball designed boats
  • The Slave's Recipe in which I do a little more tugging, get involved in a criminal conspiracy, and get locked up for murder ... and learn a new recipe ... and satisfy a lifelong curiosity ... a long story
  • 158
  • Islands in which I reveal yet another obsession
  • 174
  • The Canned Ham Incident in which I do not participate, so Hurrah for the other side
  • 179
  • Dead Man's Boat in which I reveal two morals
  • 190
  • The Old J 80 Johnson in which I help a man recover his long-lost self-esteem
  • 196
  • 9
  • The Sailing, Commercial Fishing Felucca "Bullet" # 9999 in which there is a poem
  • 200
  • The Caribs and the Arawaks in which I figure out economics, but too late to participate in any of it
  • 215
  • An Analog Mind Stuck in a Digital World in which I finally, in the twilight of my life, figure out what the hell is wrong with me and effect a complete cure
  • 219
  • Cooking Up Opinions in which I finally set aside my peculiar ways and start acting like all the other old men in the world
  • 224
  • The Reynolds in which I learn the true meaning of life ... when I am young enough to make some good use of the knowledge
  • 18
  • The Reynolds Crew Discovers St. George Island and saves the day with a brave rescue
  • 26
Control code
ocm51281082
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 228 pages
Isbn
9781401300272
Lccn
2002192173
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51281082

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