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Connecticut waters : celebrating our coastline and waterways / photography by Caryn B. Davis ; narrative by Eric D. Lehman.

Davis, Caryn B., (photographer.). Lehman, Eric D., (author.).

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  • 4 of 12 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Ridgefield Library.
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Ridgefield Library 974.6 DAV (Text to phone) 34010150273851 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Races & rendezvous -- Festivals & celebrations -- Cruising & coasting -- At home on the water -- Nautical arts -- Boat builders & restorations -- Wood, wind & water -- Islands & lighthouses -- Fishing industry -- Salty dogs -- Snack shacks -- Fun in the sun -- Water, water, everywhere -- Working watercraft -- Museums & aquariums -- Maritime education -- Coming into port -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
"A photographic tribute to Connecticut's maritime roots both past and present. The book takes readers on a nautical journey exploring the many ways Nutmeggers use the state's lakes, rivers, sounds, and shores for industry, education, and recreation. From boat builders, to antique, power and sailing vessels, to lobster shacks, the oyster and fishing industries, historic ferries, nautical arts, lighthouses and islands, charter boats, maritime festivals and celebrations, and more, this book showcases how these waterways have defined Connecticut culture"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Atlantic Coast (Conn.) > Pictorial works.
Lakes > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Rivers > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Boats and boating > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Seafaring life > Connecticut > Pictorial works.
Connecticut > History, Naval > Pictorial works.
Connecticut > Social life and customs > Pictorial works.
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Connecticut Waters : A Celebration of Our Rivers, Waterways and Coast
Connecticut Waters : A Celebration of Our Rivers, Waterways and Coast
by Davis, Caryn B.
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Connecticut Waters : A Celebration of Our Rivers, Waterways and Coast

Caryn B. Davis is an award-winning photographer, a journalist and a best-selling author specializing in architectural, garden and travel photography. Caryn's career has spanned the globe taking her to more than 50 countries, and her images and articles and have appeared in over 60 publications worldwide including the New York Times, Town & Country, the Wall Street Journal, Fine Art Connoisseur, New Zealand Geographic and others. Her first commissioned photography book, A Connecticut Christmas: Celebrating the Holiday in Classic New England Style, garnered high accolades in 15 newspapers and magazines nationwide. Additionally, Caryn was interviewed on several television stations, in the New York Times and on NPR's All Things Considered. Connecticut Waters is her second book.


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