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Caught by the sea : my life on boats

Author: Gary Paulsen
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gary Paulsen ... shows us how he learned to sail the hard way, by learning from his own hilarious and hair-raising mistakes. He tells of boats that have owned him, good, bad, and beloved, and how they got him through terrifying storms that he survived by sheer luck. -- Publisher.
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Genre/Form: Young adult nonfiction
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
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Named Person: Gary Paulsen; Gary Paulsen; Gary Paulsen
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Paulsen
ISBN: 0385326459 9780385326452 0385900252 9780385900256
OCLC Number: 46500797
Target Audience: 010+
Description: 103 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Gary Paulsen.
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Gary Paulsen ... shows us how he learned to sail the hard way, by learning from his own hilarious and hair-raising mistakes. He tells of boats that have owned him, good, bad, and beloved, and how they got him through terrifying storms that he survived by sheer luck. -- Publisher.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-08-17) Good Permalink

     Gary Paulsen recounts his adventures in purchasing different sailboats and sailing them along the western coast of North America. Students who have read Williwaw by Tom Bodett would enjoy this book.

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