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Surrounded by sea

life on a New England fishing island

by Gail Gibbons

  • 347 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Atlantic Coast (Me.),
  • New England,
  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Fishing villages -- Maine -- Juvenile literature,
    • Fishing -- Maine -- Juvenile literature,
    • Islands,
    • Fishing,
    • Atlantic Coast (Me.) -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature,
    • New England -- Social life and customs

    • About the Edition

      By revealing activities of island residents through the four seasons, contemporary everyday life in a New England fishing village is presented.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Gail Gibbons.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF26 .G53 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[32] p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1872160M
      ISBN 100316309613
      LC Control Number90031773
      OCLC/WorldCa21196649

      Surrounded By The Sea A rocky peninsula situated at one of the most southerly points of Western Europe, Gibraltar is almost completely surrounded by the sea. The sea plays a huge part in Gibraltar’s consistent appeal to visitors, with a huge variety of activities that take place in, on and around the water. Get this from a library! Surrounded by sea: life on a New England fishing island. [Gail Gibbons] -- By revealing activities of island residents through the four seasons, contemporary everyday life in a New England fishing village is presented.

      Any island surrounded by the Caribbean sea is automatically surrounded by the Atlantic ocean, because the Caribbean is part of the Atlantic. Some examples are .   We live surrounded by the sea, we hear the sound of it in the dark and feel its dampness on the raw east wind. We smell it when it is filled with sea weed and roiled by a storm passing off to the east, we taste it on our skin when we walk too close to its salty mist.

      This is a book based on facts and tells about the life on a remote New England fishing island. This would be a good book to teach children about the four different seasons and explain how the fisherman fish, dig of clams, and how the locals prepare for the tourists in the summer/5(2). 'Surrounded by Sea' was recorded at Lugano in August-September with Manfred Eicher producing. The prodigiously gifted Andy Sheppard famously took up the saxophone at 19, inspired by Coltrane, and played his first gig with it three weeks later/5(25).


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