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The Resource The Duxbury Beach book, Compiled & edited by Margaret M. Kearney & Kay Foster ; with design & production by Norman R. Forgit

The Duxbury Beach book, Compiled & edited by Margaret M. Kearney & Kay Foster ; with design & production by Norman R. Forgit

Label
The Duxbury Beach book
Title
The Duxbury Beach book
Statement of responsibility
Compiled & edited by Margaret M. Kearney & Kay Foster ; with design & production by Norman R. Forgit
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the creation of the beach, the storms that have shaped it, the plants and animals that it nourishes and the history of the beach's ownership and management
Cataloging source
OCD
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Duxbury Beach book, Compiled & edited by Margaret M. Kearney & Kay Foster ; with design & production by Norman R. Forgit
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- The beginning: a geological view of the beach / James C. O'Connell -- A most excellent place: discovering natural wonders / Dorothy H. Kelso -- Dreamers and schemers: the early years / Tony Kelso -- The bridge across the bay: history of the Powder Point Bridge / Margaret M. Kearney -- The great storms: assaults on a ribbon of sand / Charles A. Krahmer -- Stewards of the beach: Duxbury Beach Association, 1919-1975 / Kay Foster -- Beyond the beach: Gurnet, Saquish, and Clark's Island / Elaine M. Nudd -- The living beach: the seasonal nature of wildlife / David F. Clapp -- Managing a barrier beach: Duxbury Beach Reservation, Inc. / Kay Foster -- Who's who on Duxbury Beach -- Endnotes & bibliography -- Index
Control code
u1133389
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 172
Isbn
9780979341106
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), 1 map (folded)
System control number
(OCoLC)144571553
Label
The Duxbury Beach book, Compiled & edited by Margaret M. Kearney & Kay Foster ; with design & production by Norman R. Forgit
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Preface -- The beginning: a geological view of the beach / James C. O'Connell -- A most excellent place: discovering natural wonders / Dorothy H. Kelso -- Dreamers and schemers: the early years / Tony Kelso -- The bridge across the bay: history of the Powder Point Bridge / Margaret M. Kearney -- The great storms: assaults on a ribbon of sand / Charles A. Krahmer -- Stewards of the beach: Duxbury Beach Association, 1919-1975 / Kay Foster -- Beyond the beach: Gurnet, Saquish, and Clark's Island / Elaine M. Nudd -- The living beach: the seasonal nature of wildlife / David F. Clapp -- Managing a barrier beach: Duxbury Beach Reservation, Inc. / Kay Foster -- Who's who on Duxbury Beach -- Endnotes & bibliography -- Index
Control code
u1133389
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xi, 172
Isbn
9780979341106
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), 1 map (folded)
System control number
(OCoLC)144571553

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