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7 edition of The Adventures of a Bush Pilot found in the catalog.

The Adventures of a Bush Pilot

by Richard H Laporte

  • 199 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Richard H. LaPorte .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Bush pilots,
  • Canada,
  • Fishing,
  • Laporte, Richard H,
  • Moose hunting

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11737544M
    ISBN 100965837300
    ISBN 109780965837309
    OCLC/WorldCa40812657

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    History of The Don Sheldon Mountain House. The Mountain House was built by Alaskan bush pilot Don Sheldon in Using his Cessna and Super Cub planes, Sheldon transported his own lumber into the Alaska Range. The structure rests at the 5, foot level in the middle of the Don Sheldon Amphitheater, just above Ruth Glacier and the Great. Bush pilots and the planes they have flown are an exciting part of Canada's aviation history. In his latest book Bill Zuk brings their exploits and adventures alive. With detailed descriptions of their planes, and stories of their daring and their bravery, he evokes our admiration for these enterprising men who have contributed so colourfully.

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