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Paddle to the Amazon

the ultimate 12,000-mile canoe adventure

by Don Starkell

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canoes and canoeing,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Don Starkell ; edited by Charles Wilkins
    ContributionsWilkins, Charles
    The Physical Object
    Pagination316 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26331180M
    ISBN 100771082401
    LC Control Number87094518
    OCLC/WorldCa16578931


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Don Starkell. Edited by Charles Wilkins. Toronto, ON: McClelland and Stewart, pp., cloth, $   With determination, grit and sometimes sheer madness Dana and Don Starkell survive their paddle to the Amazon and enter The Guinness Book of World Records for the longest trip ever made by canoe.

Paddle to the Amazon by Don Starkell. Publication date Topics Canoes and canoeing -- America, Fathers and sons -- Canada, America -- Description and travel Publisher Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on November 5, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: (Amazon does not stock the book.) Running the Amazon.

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