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The keeper's son

Author: Homer H Hickam
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Separating himself from his family of lighthouse keepers in order to work for the Coast Guard, World War II Outer Banks resident Josh Thurlow searches for his brother, lost at sea twenty years earlier, in the wake of invading U-boats.
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Genre/Form: War stories
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Homer H Hickam
ISBN: 0312301898 9780312301897
OCLC Number: 52429554
Description: 353 pages : map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Homer Hickam.
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In 1941, Killakeet Island of the Outer Banks is home to a peaceful population of fishermen and a few lonely sailors. Dominating the island is the majestic Killakeet Lighthouse, for generations the  Read more...

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"Homer Hickam is the best natural storyteller I've read in years."--Stephen Coonts

 
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