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Connecticut waters : celebrating our coastline and waterways  Cover Image Book Book

Connecticut waters : celebrating our coastline and waterways / photography by Caryn B. Davis ; narrative by Eric D. Lehman.

Davis, Caryn B., (photographer.). Lehman, Eric D., (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781493046416
  • ISBN: 1493046411
  • Physical Description: 225 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : Globe Pequot, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Races & rendezvous -- Festivals & celebrations -- Cruising & coasting -- At home on the water -- Nautical arts -- Boat builders & restorations -- Wood, wind & water -- Islands & lighthouses -- Fishing industry -- Salty dogs -- Snack shacks -- Fun in the sun -- Water, water, everywhere -- Working watercraft -- Museums & aquariums -- Maritime education -- Coming into port -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
"A photographic tribute to Connecticut's maritime roots both past and present. The book takes readers on a nautical journey exploring the many ways Nutmeggers use the state's lakes, rivers, sounds, and shores for industry, education, and recreation. From boat builders, to antique, power and sailing vessels, to lobster shacks, the oyster and fishing industries, historic ferries, nautical arts, lighthouses and islands, charter boats, maritime festivals and celebrations, and more, this book showcases how these waterways have defined Connecticut culture"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Atlantic Coast (Conn.) > Pictorial works.
Lakes > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Rivers > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Boats and boating > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Seafaring life > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Connecticut > History, Naval > Pictorial works.
Connecticut > Social life and customs > Pictorial works.

Available copies

  • 14 of 15 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Salem Free Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 15 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Salem Free Public Library 974.6 DAV (Text) 33640152609446 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 06/04/2022


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