The Disappearing Islands of the Chesapeake
Language: un
Pages: 182
Authors: William B. Cronin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-06-17 - Publisher: JHU Press

An appendix documents the many small islands that have dropped entirely from view since the seventeenth century.
John Smith's Chesapeake Voyages, 1607-1609
Language: en
Pages: 402
Authors: Helen C. Rountree, Wayne E. Clark, Kent Mountford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

Captain John Smith's voyages throughout the new world did not end--or, for that matter, begin--with the trip on which he was captured and brought to the great chief Powhatan. Partly in an effort to map the region, Smith covered countless leagues of the Chesapeake Bay and its many tributary rivers,
Chesapeake Requiem
Language: un
Pages: 448
Authors: Earl Swift
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-07 - Publisher: HarperCollins

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A brilliant, soulful, and timely portrait of a two-hundred-year-old crabbing community in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay as it faces extinction. A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: Washington Post, NPR, Outside, Smithsonian, Bloomberg, Science Friday, Christian Science Monitor, Chicago Review of Books, and Kirkus
Smithsonian Ocean
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Deborah Cramer
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10-07 - Publisher: Smithsonian

The author of Great Waters: An Atlantic Passage identifies a living partnership between the earth and its life, explaining the comparatively new responsibility of human beings in protecting the sea in order to safeguard climate and environmental interests. 30,000 first printing.
Water Resources Impact
Language: en
Authors: Deborah Cramer
Categories: Water resources development
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

Books about Water Resources Impact