Time Shadows and Tall Tales by Jack J. Crawford,Nedell Crawford

By Jack J. Crawford,Nedell Crawford

Surrounded through the protecting waters of the Salish Sea of Puget Sound, the San Juan Archipelago enjoys greater than its justifiable share of nature's good looks and bounty. San Juan Island, already richly endowed with its local cultures, grew to become much more traditionally appropriate because of its shut proximity to Vancouver Island, changing into swathed within the tapestry of early ecu explorations, occupations, and foreign disputes. the writer fleshes out the threads of those documented ancient occasions with heat, humor, and an untainted retelling of the proof; he used to be no longer one to cloak historic truth with "political correctness". through the years, his lectures to Elderhostel teams traveling San Juan Island captivated audiences, and elicited many requests that he positioned those tales into writing, which influenced him to start the writing of this publication. Chapters at the island's old evolution are an simply grasped and concise compilation of pivotal occasions; next chapters on Island colour are short vignettes that may depart the reader chuckling! So immerse your self in island background and lore, and get a few nice laughs to boot!... Time Shadows & Tall stories is a quick and relaxing read!

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Time Shadows and Tall Tales

Surrounded by way of the protecting waters of the Salish Sea of Puget Sound, the San Juan Archipelago enjoys greater than its justifiable share of nature's good looks and bounty. San Juan Island, already richly endowed with its local cultures, grew to become much more traditionally correct because of its shut proximity to Vancouver Island, turning into swathed within the tapestry of early eu explorations, occupations, and foreign disputes.

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