Roanoke Island's Boating Heritage
Images of Modern America
This book makes a great gift for anyone interested in history, boats, fishing, and North Carolina's Roanoke Island. You think "so-and-so" would like this, but they don't like to read? NEVER FEAR! This book is perfectly balanced with both full-color, and vintage black-and-white photos, on each page. EVERY. SINGLE. PAGE. Not only is it chock full of photos, but also interesting tidbits of information accompany each picture as the authors follow the nautical timeline from the Native Americans of North Carolina to present day commercial fisherman, boating enthusiasts, and boatbuilders. Authored by local husband and wife team, Wayne and Nancy Gray, this book will grab the interest of anyone who picks it up. Browse through the photos, or read it from cover to cover. Either way you're bound to walk away with having "learned something new today."