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The Resource Fire on the beach : recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers, David Wright and David Zoby

Fire on the beach : recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers, David Wright and David Zoby

Label
Fire on the beach : recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers
Title
Fire on the beach
Title remainder
recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers
Statement of responsibility
David Wright and David Zoby
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Etheridge, a former slave and Civil War veteren, formed the only all-black crew in the U.S. Life-Saving Service. The surfmen rescued scores of people of the shore of Pea Island in the Outer Banks from 1880 to 1947
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wright, David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Zoby, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Etheridge, Richard
  • Lifeboat crew members
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • Lifesaving stations
  • Pea Island (N.C.)
  • Outer Banks (N.C.)
Label
Fire on the beach : recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers, David Wright and David Zoby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
335 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780684873046
Lccn
00068728
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ACC-4842
Label
Fire on the beach : recovering the lost story of Richard Etheridge and the Pea Island lifesavers, David Wright and David Zoby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
335 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780684873046
Lccn
00068728
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ACC-4842

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