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Chesapeake: Exploring the Water Trail of Captain John Smith

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"During his two-and-a-half years in Virginia, Captain John Smith relentlessly explored the region's 'faire Bay' - the vast and resource-rich Chesapeake. His uncannily accurate map became the blueprint for European colonization. And today, 400 years later, his path is ours to follow. Accessible to many types of watercraft, the Captain John Smith Water Trail takes boaters from the heart of English settlement in Jamestown to the distant Susquehanna Flats, and past the scenic shorelines of countless creeks and rivers along the way. Chesapeake reveals the fascinating story of Smith's journeys, the impact of the human footprint on the bay's complex life systems, and the best ways for us to explore and respect this rich natural wonder in our midsts."

Book in very good condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Williams, J. P.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
191
Publisher:
National Geographic Society

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"During his two-and-a-half years in Virginia, Captain John Smith relentlessly explored the region's 'faire Bay' - the vast and resource-rich Chesapeake. His uncannily accurate map became the blueprint for European colonization. And today, 400 years later, his path is ours to follow. Accessible to many types of watercraft, the Captain John Smith Water Trail takes boaters from the heart of English settlement in Jamestown to the distant Susquehanna Flats, and past the scenic shorelines of countless creeks and rivers along the way. Chesapeake reveals the fascinating story of Smith's journeys, the impact of the human footprint on the bay's complex life systems, and the best ways for us to explore and respect this rich natural wonder in our midsts."

Book in very good condition.

Author(s):
Williams, J. P.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2006
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
191
Publisher:
National Geographic Society

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