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The Coast Guard / Tom Beard, editor-in-chief ; José Hanson, managing editor ; Paul C. Scotti, graphics editor.

Beard, Tom. (Added Author). Hanson, José. (Added Author). United States. Coast Guard. (Added Author). Foundation for Coast Guard History. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester OV 359.97 COA (Text) 76682000140988 Adult Oversize Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0883631164
  • Physical Description: 367 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 37 cm
  • Publisher: Seattle, Wash : Foundation for Coast Guard History ; [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / by Walter Cronkite -- Roles and missions / Paul A. Yost -- 1790-1915 : That others might live / John J. Galluzzu -- Course changes / José Hanson -- Backup : auxiliary, rescue & SPARS / John A. Tilley -- Beacons / Ralph E. Eshelman -- Into the surf / Clayton Evans -- At sea / José Hanson -- Harbor sentinel / John Dwyer -- Secret wars / Theodore A. Bull -- New dimensions / Tom Beard -- Transitions : the U.S. Coast Guard on and after September 11 / P.J. Capelotti -- Semper paratus : today and tomorrow / Thomas H. Collins.
Subject: United States. Coast Guard > History.
United States. Life-Saving Service > History.
Harbors > Security measures > United States.
National security > United States.
Border patrols > United States.
Smuggling > United States.
Prohibition > United States.

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