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Reflection on America's great loop : a baby boomer couple's year-long boating odyssey

Author: George Hospodar; Patricia Hospodar
Publisher: Ocala, Fla. : Atlantic Pub. Group, 2012.
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The Hospodars took a year-long "journey of a lifetime" circumnavigating the waterways of the eastern United States and Canada. Their journey takes them from Florida to New Jersey; through some of the Great Lakes; and from Chicago to Mobile along riverways.
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Named Person: George Hospodar; Patricia Hospodar
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Hospodar; Patricia Hospodar
ISBN: 9781601389015 1601389019
OCLC Number: 793169754
Description: 336 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: You want to do what? --
Bringing home "baby" --
Primping for the big date --
And so it begins --
The Trent-Severn waterway, eh --
Georgian bay and the north channel "you gotta" love rocks --
Back in the U.S. of A --
Chicago and the "carp captive" caper --
Rollin' on the rivers --
Lovin' the land of Dixie --
Heading down the not so straight, but narrow --
On our way to "Kokomo" --
"Just another day in paradise" --
"Homeward bound" --
Tying up the "loop" ends --
Glossary: nautical terms used aboard Reflection.
Responsibility: by George Hospodar and Patricia Hospodar.

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The Hospodars took a year-long "journey of a lifetime" circumnavigating the waterways of the eastern United States and Canada. Their journey takes them from Florida to New Jersey; through some of the Great Lakes; and from Chicago to Mobile along riverways.

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Delightfully entertaining and informative

by peggeandmike (WorldCat user published 2012-11-19) Excellent Permalink

Delightfully entertaining and highly informative.  For boaters interested in undertaking this trip, the book is a “must have” as a valuable...
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ADVENTUROUS

by WANDAWARREN (WorldCat user published 2012-09-10) Excellent Permalink

THE "REFLECTION ON AMERICA'S GREAT LOOP" WAS ABSOLUTELY ADVENTUROUS. I STARTED OUT READING THE BOOK VERY SLOWLY, I THINK THE FIRST TWO DAYS I READ THREE CHAPTERS, HOWEVER, BY DAY THREE I WAS OFF AND SAILING WITH THE HOSPODAR'S ON THE "REFLECTION".  THE ENTIRE BOOK FROM CHAPTER...
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Must have for potential loopers

by tidesin (WorldCat user published 2012-09-23) Very Good Permalink

Reflection on America's Great Loop is a must have for potential loopers.  This book provides a realistic view of what  to expect as one prepares, transits and completes the "loop".  The notes at the end of the chapter give more detailed information presented in the narrative.  There...
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Best Great Loop Book Yet - Let's go!

by MIMIJIH (WorldCat user published 2012-09-16) Excellent Permalink

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A Must Read

by helen-stark@comcast.net (WorldCat user published 2012-09-09) Excellent Permalink

The baby boomer couple, George and Pat Hospodar, made their journey of a life time on their boat, Reflection....
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