Underwater Robotics: Science, Design & Fabrication Build Your Own Programmable Lego® Submersible
  Build Your Own Underwater Robot and Other Wet Projects
Ships of Steel: A British Columbia Shipbuilder's Story Saltwater Women at Work
The Totem Poles Of Stanley Park The Totem Poles Of Stanley Park
  The Totem Poles Of Stanley Park
Carving A Totem Pole Totem Pole Carving

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BUILD YOUR OWN UNDERWATER ROBOT AND OTHER WET PROJECTS

12TH EDITION
By Harry Bohm, and Vickie Jensen
This amazing book introduces the excitement and technology of underwater exploration. It presents clear, well-illustrated projects—from underwater robots (ROVs) and gliders to diving bells and model habitats. All are constructed using inexpensive materials available at local hardware, hobby and electronics stores or via the internet.
Build Your Own Underwater Robot and Other Wet Projects
Over 20,000 Copies Sold!
ISBN: 978-0-9681610-0-5
List Price: $20.00 USD/CDN + tax

UNDERWATER ROBOTICS: SCIENCE, DESIGN & FABRICATION

By Dr. Steven W. Moore, Harry Bohm, and Vickie Jensen
UNDERWATER ROBOTICS: Science, Design & Fabrication introduces students, educators, and other aspiring inventors to subsea technology. This exciting resource provides the information needed to design and build underwater vehicles. It also encourages bright young minds to consider a career in the world of underwater robotics.
Underwater Robotics: Science, Design & Fabrication
Publisher: Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Center
ISBN: 978-0-9841737-0-9
List Price: $99.95 USD/CDN + tax

TOTEM POLES AND THE LURE OF STANLEY PARK

By Vickie Jensen
Westcoast Words is proud to announce a fully updated and expanded version of its best-selling publication–TOTEM POLES AND THE LURE OF STANLEY PARK (formerly THE TOTEM POLES OF STANLEY PARK). Every year over 3.3 million people visit the totem poles of Vancouver’s famous Stanley Park, making the poles the #1 tourist destination in the entire province. This amazing new guidebook is just what those visitors and locals need—and at the amazingly low price of $14.95.
The Totem Poles of Stanley Park
ISBN: 978-0-9681610-1-2
List Price: $14.95 USD/CDN + tax

TOTEM POLE CARVING

By Vickie Jensen
TOTEM POLE CARVING is the first book to document the entire process of carving a totem pole. Through an intimate text and 125 black-and-white photographs, Vickie Jensen takes the reader inside the carving shed. It is a seldom-seen world of adzes and chainsaws, young apprentices with blistered hands, and one massive cedar log.
Totem Pole Carving
ISBN: 978-0295983684
List Price: $22.95 USD/CDN + tax

CARVING A TOTEM POLE

By Vickie Jensen
Through text and sepia-toned photographs, author Vickie Jensen takes young readers into a Northwest Coast carving shed as Nisga’a artist Norman Tait and crew create a monumental 42-foot (12.8 m) totem pole.
Carving A Totem Pole
ISBN: 1-55054-232-X
List Price: $14.95 USD/CDN + tax

SALTWATER WOMEN AT WORK

By Vickie Jensen
SALTWATER WOMEN AT WORK chronicles the stories of women mariners in British Columbia, Canada. In the tradition of Studs Terkel and Barry Broadfoot, Vickie Jensen has interviewed 110 women, ranging in age from 7 to 97, who work on a variety of vessels—tugboats, charter yachts, fishboats, ice breakers, water taxis, ferries and deep sea freighters.
Saltwater Women at Work
ISBN: 1-55054-436-5
List Price: $14.95 USD/CDN + tax

SHIPS OF STEEL: A BRITISH COLUMBIA SHIPBUILDER'S STORY

By T.A. McLaren and Vickie Jensen
SHIPS OF STEEL chronicles steel shipbuilding industry on the Northwest Coast. This invaluable oral history is a behind-the-scenes look at a coastal shipyard, a documentation of maritime and industrial history in the province, and a tribute to the skill, determination and ingenuity of BC’s shipbuilding crews.
Ships of Steel: A British Columbia Shipbuilder's Story
ISBN: 1-55017-242-5
List Price: $39.95 USD/CDN + tax