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❮Reading❯ ➽ Spilsbury's Coast Pioneer Years in the Wet West Author Howard White – African-american-literature.co When Jim Spilsbury BC's most famous pioneer entrepreneur teams up with master storyteller and literary craftsman Howard White the result is a spell binding romp up and down British Columbia's rugged cWhen Jim Spilsbury BC's most famous pioneer entrepreneur teams up with master storyteller and literary craftsman Howard White the result is a spell binding romp up and down British Columbia's rugged coast eighty years of fascinating anecdotes and memories distilled into 190 pagesJim Spilsbury grew up in a tent on Savary Island squatting on crown land His story is one of the classic rags to riches stories in Canadian history As well as being as brilliant inventor and an ambitious astute businessman he had the intangible gift of being in the right place at the right time In 1923 at the age of 18 primed with a correspondence course in electrical engineering Jim Spilsbury began building sophisticated radio telephones Fishermen bought them loggers bought them and eventually homesteaders explorers and even governments bought them Radio boomed Spilsbury recalls and it carried me with itAs we follow Spilsbury in his adventures we meet Frank Osborne the genius engine builder Emil Gordon the obsessive flamboyant Powell River salesman who sold everything from refrigerators to cows Red Mahone the obstreperous Boathouse cook and Spilsbury's own bizarre family including his rifle toting mother who cut her hair like a man's and golfed on the beaches at low tideHoward White himself a child of BC's backwaters brings the voice of authority to Spilsbury's amazing tale A rare gem of authentic storytelling it flows fast and bright like a mountain stream.

When Jim Spilsbury BC's most famous pioneer entrepreneur teams up with master storyteller and literary craftsman Howard White the result is a spell binding romp up and down British Columbia's rugged coast eighty years of fascinating anecdotes and memories distilled into 190 pagesJim Spilsbury grew up in a tent on Savary Island squatting on crown land His story is one of the classic rags to riches stories in Canadian history As well as being as brilliant inventor and an ambitious astute businessman he had the intangible gift of being in the right place at the right time In 1923 at the age of 18 primed with a correspondence course in electrical engineering Jim Spilsbury began building sophisticated radio telephones Fishermen bought them loggers bought them and eventually homesteaders explorers and even governments bought them Radio boomed Spilsbury recalls and it carried me with itAs we follow Spilsbury in his adventures we meet Frank Osborne the genius engine builder Emil Gordon the obsessive flamboyant Powell River salesman who sold everything from refrigerators to cows Red Mahone the obstreperous Boathouse cook and Spilsbury's own bizarre family including his rifle toting mother who cut her hair like a man's and golfed on the beaches at low tideHoward White himself a child of BC's backwaters brings the voice of authority to Spilsbury's amazing tale A rare gem of authentic storytelling it flows fast and bright like a mountain stream.

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PDF african american literatureco #182; Spilsbury's Coast Pioneer Years in the Wet West PDFEPUB

PDF african american literatureco #182; Spilsbury's Coast Pioneer Years in the Wet West PDFEPUB

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