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Classification Fishing
Object ID 2007-20-01
Call# 979.415 ROBERTS
Title Adventures of a Mendocino Fishwife
Author Roberts, Betty
Physical Description 27.5 cm, 103 p.;illus.
Published Date 1999
Summary A collection of stories told by Betty Roberts to a friend in the 1970's. Betty Roberts and her husband, Vernon, were fishing commercially in the days when salmon was plentiful. It is told from the viewpoint of a hard-working woman who risked her life time and again to be with her husband and experience hair-raising adventures on the sea off the coast of Northern California.
Subjects Mendocino
Salmon fishing
People Roberts, Betty
Roberts, Vernon
Search Terms Salmon fishing