Guardians of the Eighth Sea : A History of the U. S. Coast Guard on the Great Lakes

By: O'Brien, T. Michael

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97 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall red softcover, [xii] + 97 pages, main text in 2 columns, appendix, bibliography, over 100 high-quality b/w photos and illustrations with captions. ; 1st edition, 1976. Forewords by Daniel F. Shotwell, James S. Gracey, Truman R. Strobridge. Great Lakes region, Coast Guard history. Also includes chapters on revenue cutter service, and lighthouses and lighthouse service. ; Almost no wear. One very small chip to heel. No other defects. ; Items laid in: 1) Radiotelephone Equipment on Small Craft, 3 full pages. 2) Modifications for a New Look in US Aids to Navigation, pamphlet with 10 color diagrams of navigation buoys, 1982. 3) Free Medical Help for Boaters, info on Medical Advisory Systems Hotline, pamphlet, 3copies.

Title: Guardians of the Eighth Sea : A History of the U. S. Coast Guard on the Great Lakes

Author Name: O'Brien, T. Michael

Categories: Transportation,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1976

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Item: 0.80 lbs

Seller ID: 21357

Keywords: Military History ; Coast Guard ; Great Lakes Region ; Nautical ; Maritime History ; Lighthouses ; Light Houses ;,