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Publisher: Trafford Publishing; illustrated edition edition (March 18, 2002)
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In 1898 Vancouver, the turn of a coin sends his companion to the Klondike gold rush and leaves younger Norwegian immigrant, Andy Forberg, to carve a residing from bushes discovered alongside the waterways of the distant coast of British Columbia. 100 years later a granddaughter, pushed via a necessity to discover her relatives historical past, reports a heart-warming welcome on the farm he left see you later in the past. from Fjord to Floathouse is the saga of hardy pioneers dwelling in comfortable floating houses and sustained through surrounding sea and woodland. Their selected existence intended communique and transportation via water merely, with semi-weekly shipments of mail and staple provides (anything they can no longer shoot, trap, or pick). briefly time segments entire with prices, photos, maps, recipes and family members charts, readers are drawn right into a rural way of life that merely few have skilled, or perhaps been acutely aware existed.