Nancy Danielson Mendenhall

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Nancy Danielson Mendenhall is a long-time Alaskan with great love for its people and its incredible surroundings: the ocean, rivers, mountains, and tundra. Her love for rivers began with first memories as a child playing on the banks of the Columbia River in Washington. Her love of boats and fishing developed as a teenager on Puget Sound. She has commercial and subsistence fished in Alaska since 1963 and is still picking a set-net. All of those experiences are brought out in her books: one a short history of Nome, where she lives, one about the political and management survival battles of our commercial fishermen from Oregon to Alaska, and two books about life and issues for the people and the salmon on the mid-Columbia.
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Average rating: 4.54 · 24 ratings · 6 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
Storytellers at the Columbi...

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Rough Waters: Our North Pac...

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Orchards of Eden: White Blu...

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Rough Waters: Alaska to Oregon

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2015
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Review 1 by Dennis Brown, author or award-winning Salmon Wars: The Battle for the West Coast Salmon Fishery
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