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Life at the edge of the sea essays on North Carolina"s coast and coastal culture by Southern Coastal Heritage Workshop for Educators.

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Published by Coastal Carolina Press in Wilmington, N.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Carolina,
  • North Carolina.

Subjects:

  • Seashore -- North Carolina.,
  • Coasts -- North Carolina.,
  • Coasts -- North Carolina -- History.,
  • North Carolina -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Candy Beal and Carmine Prioli.
SeriesEssays on North Carolina"s coast and coastal culture ;, v. 1
ContributionsBeal, Candy., Prioli, Carmine A., Southern Coastal Heritage Program., North Carolina State University.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF254 .S68 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > :b ill., map ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3705843M
ISBN 10192855637X
LC Control Number2003275378
OCLC/WorldCa51675401

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