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The Resource Chesapeake gold : man & oyster on the bay, Susan Brait ; with drawings by Alice Jane Lippson

Chesapeake gold : man & oyster on the bay, Susan Brait ; with drawings by Alice Jane Lippson

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Chesapeake gold : man & oyster on the bay
Title
Chesapeake gold
Title remainder
man & oyster on the bay
Statement of responsibility
Susan Brait ; with drawings by Alice Jane Lippson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The figure of an old man poling a skiff toward shore against the evening light engaged Susan Brait to learn about Chesapeake Bay, and it is that image which opens this her book on the oystermen of the Bay and the sapping of their traditional life, and even the bounty of the Bay itself, by the demands of American society. With directness and poetic economy Brait takes the reader into the life of the Bay and into the complex relationships that affect oysters and those who make their living from them. Her account weaves easily from the daily work of oystermen to the natural forces that have shaped
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EBLCP
Index
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Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Chesapeake gold : man & oyster on the bay, Susan Brait ; with drawings by Alice Jane Lippson
Label
Chesapeake gold : man & oyster on the bay, Susan Brait ; with drawings by Alice Jane Lippson
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jbf4
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Prologue: Before; One: Daybreak; Two: Common Ground; Three: Beyond a State of Nature; Four: Barren Bottom; Five: Metamorphosis; Six: Webs; Seven: Lee Set; Epilogue: After; Note on Sources; Acknowledgments
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1 online resource (160 pages)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813158853
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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Sound
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Specific material designation
remote

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