The Coast GuardBook - 2004
Written by an outstanding team of historians and officers, the definitive story of the U.S. Coast Guard is recorded for the first time in this magnificently illustrated, large-format book published with the Foundation for Coast Guard History. Stories of the "Coastie" experience as well as essays on history, lighthouses, search and rescue, aviation, the drug war, and the war on terrorism all share one common focus: the highly trained and motivated people who make it all work.
Publisher: Seattle, Wash : Foundation for Coast Guard History ; [Westport, Conn.] : Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, c2004
Branch Call Number: 359.970973 COA
Characteristics: 367 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 37 cm
Alternative Title: Coastguard