Alongshore

Alongshore

by John R. Stilgoe
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300060173

ISBN-13: 9780300060171

Pub. Date: 02/28/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this enchanting book, John R. Stilgoe takes us on a tour of the seacoast, evoking its sights, sounds, and textures, and showing how it illuminates issues of landscape and American culture. Telling fascinating stories of fishing boats and lighthouses, wharfs and piers, quicksand and buried treasures, this book is ideal beach reading and a guidebook for anyone

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In this enchanting book, John R. Stilgoe takes us on a tour of the seacoast, evoking its sights, sounds, and textures, and showing how it illuminates issues of landscape and American culture. Telling fascinating stories of fishing boats and lighthouses, wharfs and piers, quicksand and buried treasures, this book is ideal beach reading and a guidebook for anyone intrigued by the shore.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300060171
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1996
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
8.36(w) x 8.96(h) x 1.19(d)

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