Ship Ashore! The U.S. Lifesavers of Coastal North Carolina By Joe A. Mobley
Recounts events leading to the establishment of twenty-nine lifesaving stations along North Carolina’s treacherous coastline and the role of their gallant lifesavers in the state’s maritime history. Included are dramatic accounts of numerous shipwrecks and the daring rescues of their victims. The paperbound volume is illustrated with more than 75 photographs, engravings, and maps.