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Marshall, the sea dog ; A history of life-saving & notable Nantucket shipwrecks / by Whitney Stewart ; with illustrations by Dennis Lyall, Rodney Charman and Stephanie Hubbard

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Material Type
Book
Author
Stewart, Whitney, 1959-
Publication Info.
[Nantucket, Mass.] : Nantucket Shipwreck & Lifesaving Museum, 2010.

Details

Edition
1st ed.
Description
55 pages, 1 unnumbered page : illustrations (some color), color map ; 29 cm + 1 folded poster.
Summary
Combines a story about a Newfoundland dog rescued from a ship that ran aground near Nantucket Island in 1877 with a history of the Life-Saving-Service, Nantucket's lifesaving station, early lifesaving techniques, and Nantucket shipwrecks.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page [56]).
Subject
Lifesaving -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Juvenile fiction.
Shipwrecks -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Juvenile fiction.
Lifesaving -- History -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Juvenile literature.
Shipwrecks -- History -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Juvenile literature.
United States. Life-Saving Service -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Rescue work -- Fiction.
Lifesaving -- Fiction.
Shipwrecks -- Fiction.
Newfoundland dog -- Fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.
Nantucket Island (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Lifesaving -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- History.
Shipwrecks -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- History.
United States. Life-Saving Service -- History.
Lifesaving -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Fiction.
Rescue work -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Fiction.
Shipwrecks -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- Fiction.
Newfoundland dog -- Fiction.
Dogs -- Fiction.
Nantucket Island (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Lifesaving -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- History.
Shipwrecks -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island -- History.
United States. Life-Saving Service -- History.
Genre/Form
Fiction.
History.
Juvenile works.
Subject
United States. Life-Saving Service.
Lifesaving.
Shipwrecks.
Massachusetts -- Nantucket Island.
Added Author
Lyall, Dennis,
Charman, Rodney, 1944-
Hubbard, Stephanie (Illustrator),
Stewart, Whitney, 1959- History of life-saving & notable Nantucket shipwrecks.
Added Title
History of life-saving & notable Nantucket shipwrecks.
History of life-saving and notable Nantucket shipwrecks.
ISBN
9781607271833
1607271834