Title Remotely Yours: A Historic Journey into the Whitefish Point Area (Michigan) - Limited Edition Hardcover, Signed
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition near fine
Edition first printing of the limited edition hardcover
Publisher Paradise, Michigan East West Press 2010
Seller ID 2260
Hardcover with dust jacket, red cloth with silver spine and cover titles and decorations, 18 by 26 cm, [xii] 274 pp., illus. Near fine hardcover with a bump to the upper corner of the back cover only; in a near fine jacket with the Historical Society of Michigan State History Award gold seal on the front panel. Inscribed and signed twice by the author on the title page: “To […] a book about a special place. Love, Aunt Jan” and “Remotely Yours, Jan McAdams Huttenstine / Christmas 2010.” “Read about life along the Great Lakes Waterway and experience the hearty pioneers who carved an outpost of civilization from the howling wilderness that used to be Whitefish Point. Relive the days of powerful fishing enterprises, cranberry farms along Lake Superior, lighthouse keepers, lifesavers, the effects of shipwrecks on their daily lives, and the proud tradition of the Ojibway. And, learn about the U.S. Navy Radio Station, U.S. Coast Guard, and arrival of automation that led to the Whitefish Point of the 21st century.” The dust jacket is in a fresh mylar cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition.