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The Resource Sink or swim : African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks, Carole Boston Weatherford

Sink or swim : African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks, Carole Boston Weatherford

Label
Sink or swim : African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks
Title
Sink or swim
Title remainder
African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of the U.S. Lifesaving Service, which was the precursor of the Coast Guard, and its only all black crew, operating off Pea Island on the North Carolina coast, led by Richard Etheridge
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
363.12/381/09756175
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
VK1430.A1
LC item number
W43 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.3
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Etheridge, Richard
  • Etheridge, Richard
  • United States
  • United States
  • African American lifeboat crew members
  • Lifesaving stations
  • African Americans
  • Pea Island (N.C.)
  • Pea Island (N.C.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Sink or swim : African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks, Carole Boston Weatherford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-78)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 81 pages
Isbn
9781928556015
Lccn
99030125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm41528305
  • 840595
Label
Sink or swim : African-American lifesavers of the Outer Banks, Carole Boston Weatherford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 77-78)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xi, 81 pages
Isbn
9781928556015
Lccn
99030125
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocm41528305
  • 840595

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