Re: [baidarka] WTB: Qajaq by David Zimmerly

Todd Schlemmer (
Mon, 11 May 1998 09:37:55 -0700

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Date: Mon, 11 May 1998 09:37:55 -0700
From: Todd Schlemmer <>
Subject: Re: [baidarka] WTB: Qajaq by David Zimmerly
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The Burke museum or the Wooden Boat Shop in Seattle MIGHT have a copy
kicking around. If you could find it in a library, you could photocopy the
whole thing - it's black and white drawings and half-tone photographs. The
(Washington) University Bookstore and both perform out or print
book searches. Several years ago the U-Bookstore found a copy of "Cami-I"
for me (Kinda an Eskimo Foxfire) in just a couple of weeks, at the
suggestion of George Dyson.

At 11:44 PM 5/9/98 -0700, you found the courage to say:
>I'm looking for the famous out of print book that seems to be refered to
>weekly on this group.
>I have the Putz book, Baidarka by Dyson,
>The Little Kayak books by Brand,
>The Aleutian Kayak by Brink,
>and I was lucky enough to find someone willing to part with the entire
>Sea Kayaker library of back issues.
>Addley & Chappelle is on order with a local Borders.
>Before I start my skin on frame I want to be sure I know what I'm doing,
>and why the people before me did what they did.
>Can anyone suggest a source for Qajaq or other titles to seek out?
>Thanks for your time.
>P.A. Lucas