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Wisconsin"s Great Lakes Shipwrecks

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Published by Wisconsin Historical Society .
Written in English


  • Local history,
  • Ships & shipping: general interest,
  • United States - State & Local - Midwest,
  • Social Science,
  • Transportation,
  • Sociology,
  • Wisconsin,
  • Ships & Shipbuilding - Shipwrecks,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • Archaeology

Book details:

The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8333705M
ISBN 100870203711
ISBN 109780870203718

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Avery offers numerous nautical books that are thoroughly researched and factually true, containing Great Lakes shipwreck and lighthouse stories by several of the Great Lakes most well-known and respected historians such as Frederick Stonehouse, author of the best seller, The Wreck of The Edmund Fitzgerald along with Wes Oleszewski and Wayne.   Wisconsin's Great Lakes Shipwrecks is an interactive multimedia CD-ROM for Windows, that takes the user on an immersive voyage to the depths of Wisconsin's Great Lakes. Suitable for all ages, Wisconsin's Great Lakes Shipwrecks is highly educational, and instructs the user about the role schooners and steamers played in Wisconsin's development, the men and women .   John Odin Jensen ’87 is the author of “Stories from the Wreckage: A Great Lakes Maritime History Inspired by Shipwrecks.” He will return to Appleton Nov. 11 for a book event at the History Museum at the Castle and to speak to Lawrence students. Story by Ed Berthiaume/ Communications John Odin Jensen ’87 knows his way around a shipwreck.   Shipwrecks Of The Great Lakes. We make a deep dive into shipwrecks, connecting them with stories about the frontier, the environment, immigration, politics, technology and industry. We talk with a historian and maritime archeologist, who's also the author of a new book on the subject.