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Complicated simplicity : island life in the Pacific Northwest / Joy Davis.

Davis, Joy, 1952- (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 979.5 DAV 000160176 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781772032703
  • ISBN: 1772032700
  • ISBN: 9781772032710
  • ISBN: 1772032719
  • Physical Description: xi, 251 pages : map ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Victoria : Heritage House Publishing, [2019]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary, etc.:
"Complicated Simplicity: Island Life in the Pacific Northwest draws on a variety sources to contextualize peoples' enduring fascination with islands worldwide, including the author's own experiences growing up on Bath Island (off Gabriola) and her interviews with over twenty intrepid figures who live on the San Juan Islands, the Gulf Islands, the Discovery Islands, and in Clayoquot Sound. Ingenuity, tenacity, and a passion for living in these special places shine through in the personal stories, as does a shared concern for safety, sustainability, and thoughtful stewardship. Engaging, inspiring, and often funny, Complicated Simplicity offers readers honest and useful insights on the joys, perils, and rewards of island life."-- Provided by publisher.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Island life > Northwest, Pacific.
Island life.
Pacific Northwest.