Woods Hole Reflections. ill. card covers

By: SMITH, Mary Lou, (ed.)

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SMITH, Mary Lou, (edited by). Woods Hole Reflections. (Woods Hole,. Mass.):Woods Hole Historical Collection, (1983). Pp 301. Illustrated with numerou s photos to text, double column. 4to, illustrated card covers. This is a unique celebration of a small sea side community that has made significant contributions to the Marine History of the United States. From fishing to whaling to defending the country from the invading British forces, it was the sea that sustained and defined the community. The community has also housedMarine Biological Laboratory and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and each have been in the forefront of scientific marine research. And yet it is also an out of the way village in Massachusetts and offers a very specialslower way of life, it is a village life guided by the sea. It is as the a uthor and publisher hoped for: "a mosaic of written and photographic reflections... [that] capture the essence of the village." -from the text. The text is beautifully supported by photos. Penned inscription to front cover, ow vg. 30.00

Title: Woods Hole Reflections. ill. card covers

Author Name: SMITH, Mary Lou, (ed.)

Categories: 60,

Publisher: Woods Hole Historical Collection,, 1983, ISBN:0884920429:

Seller ID: 62328

Keywords: NAUTICAL PORTS AMERICAN WOODS HOLE HISTORY MASSACHUSETTS ,