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Main Title Beautiful swimmers : watermen, crabs, and the Chesapeake Bay /
Author Warner, William W.,
Publisher Little, Brown,
Year Published 1976
OCLC Number 01659680
ISBN 0316923265; 9780316923262
Subjects Blue crab fisheries--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) ; Blue crab--Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) ; Atlantic Ocean--Chesapeake Bay.
Additional Subjects Crab fisheries--Chesapeake Bay ; Blue crabs ; Chesapeake Bay
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  SH380.45.U5W37 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/01/1988
EJBM  SH380.45.U5W37 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/19/2001
EJDM  SH380.45.U5W37 OASQA Library/Fort Meade,MD 01/01/1988
EKCM  SH380.45.U5W37 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 01/01/1988
Edition 1st ed.
Collation xiii, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes "An Atlantic Monthly Press book." Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-295).
Contents Notes The Bay -- Autumn, Deal Island -- Winter -- Follow the water -- Beautiful swimmer -- Spring -- Lester Lee and the chicken neckers -- To market -- Summer and scraping -- The islands, looking ahead -- Out main Bay -- Crisfield. Combines a natural history of the Atlantic blue crab with an historical and ecological study of Chesapeake Bay and a chronicle of the commercial crabber's year.
Place Published Boston :
PUB Date Free Form c1976.
BIB Level m
Document Type BC
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 75029289
OCLC Time Stamp 20011018152147
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 00888cam 2200277 i 45020