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To the edge of the sea

schooldays of a crofter"s child

by Christina Hall

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Published by Birlinn, U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions in Edinburgh, Chester Springs, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Uist (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Hall, Christina -- Homes and haunts -- Scotland -- South Uist.,
    • Hall, Christina -- Childhood and youth.,
    • South Uist (Scotland) -- Social life and customs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChristina Hall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA880.S75 H35 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6853748M
      ISBN 10184158021X
      LC Control Number00361038
      OCLC/WorldCa43540218

      With an introduction by Sue Hubbell, author of A Country Year, and illustrations by Bob Hines, The Edge of the Sea serves as both a field guide and a pleasurable, enlightening read.3/5(4). This book describes the variety of shore life from the rocky shore of Maine to the coral coast of the Caribbean. "The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place. All through the long history of Earth it has been an area of unrest where waves have broken heavily against the land, where the tides have pressed forward over the continents.

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      "The edge of the sea is a strange and beautiful place." A book to be listened to for pleasure as well as a practical identification guide, The Edge of the Sea introduces a world of teeming life where the sea meets the land. A new generation of listeners is discovering why Rachel Carson's books have become cornerstones of the environmental and. To the Edge of the Sea follows the lives of three main characters whose independ¬ent quests ex¬plore the rites of passage and the human condition in depth. Alex and Reggie are brothers who live in PEI during the Confederation talks. Alex loves the sea, while Reggie hates it.


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