Lifesavers of the South Shore: A History of Rescue and Loss

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However cruelly the rocks of Massachusetts's South Shore have treated storm-driven sailors, there can be no questioning the selflessness and courage of the keepers and surfmen who played host to the no man's land between frozen beach and gale-tossed sea. Read John Galluzzo's enthralling account of the Life-Saving Service and meet legends like Joshua James, whose surfboat, Nantasket, once saved twenty-nine men from six boats in a grueling thirty-six hours. Chart a course through the service s history, from its humble ...

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Lifesavers of the South Shore: A History of Rescue and Loss
2008, History Press (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9781596292246

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