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Beautiful swimmers : watermen, crabs, and the Chesapeake Bay / by William W. Warner ; drawings by Consuelo Hanks ; introduction by John Barth.

Warner, William W., (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM SH380.45.U5 W37 1994 (Text) 00000107109621 General book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0316923354
  • ISBN: 9780316923354
  • Physical Description: xviii, 304 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: First Back Bay edition
  • Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, [1994].

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Back Bay Books."
Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, ©1976.
Formatted Contents Note:
The bay -- Autumn, Deal Island -- Winter -- Follow the water -- Beautiful swimmer -- Spring -- Lester Lee and the chicken neckers -- To market -- Summer and scraping -- The islands, looking ahead -- Out Main Bay -- Crisfield -- An afterword -- On visiting the Chesapeake Bay.
Awards Note:
Pulitzer Prize, 1977
Subject: Crab fisheries > Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Callinectes.
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)

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