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BROWN, Riley. Men, Wind, and Sea : The Story of the Coast Guard. [Foreword by Rear Admiral Russell Randolph Waesche]. New York: Carlyle House, (1939).First American Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xii,(4),17-266,(6), + 8 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. "The Coast Guard is constantly at war. Not a war in which cannons roar, not a war in which death comes in a flare of flame and noise, but a war that goes on constantly in the pound of the surf on the beach, the twist and strains of the hausers in a towing job at sea, the whine of a plane's motors on a medical rescue far from shore..." - from the dj. Vg in rubbed, spine-nicked, spotted, edgeworn dj. 37.50
Title: Men, Wind, and Sea : The Story of the Coast Guard. 1st US in dj.
Publisher: Carlyle House, New York, 1939,:
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