Where Cold Winds Blow: 33 Years in the Arctic -by Bill Webb -a Signed Copy ( Thirty-Three )

By: Webb, Bill (signed)

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed by Webb, 268 pages, colour photos, ---"Where Cold Winds Blow is a story about a group of individuals who patrol the high Arctic in Coast Guard Icebreakers escorting commercial vessels to various settlements and sites throughout the Islands, and how they prepare to meet the challenges created by extreme ice and weather conditions, 200 to 300-foot icebergs, and the isolation and loneliness of the Arctic. ---It's the story of how the airborne unit and its 15 crew members working from high arctic bases in Iqaluit on Baffin Island, Resolute Bay on Cornwallis Island, Thule (Greenland) and Inuvik (North West Territories) operated and maintained the aircraft for flights that would average 10 hours a day. There were many emergency landings, close calls and always the daily hazards of flying through unpredictable weather. "---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Where Cold Winds Blow: 33 Years in the Arctic -by Bill Webb -a Signed Copy ( Thirty-Three )

Author Name: Webb, Bill (signed)

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Biographies,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, Canada: Penumbra Press, 2004, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2004

ISBN Number: 1894131452

ISBN Number 13: 9781894131452

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 148393

Keywords: Webb, Bill (signed)