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My watery self : memoirs of a marine scientist

Author: Stephen Spotte
Publisher: New York, NY : Three Rooms Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In My Watery Self: An Aquatic Memoir, author/scientist Stephen Spotte traces a fascinating trail through a life that began in West Virgina coal camps, drifted through reckless bohemian times of countercultural indulgence in Beach Haven, New Jersey, and led to a career as a highly-respected marine biologist. Together, these stories form a view not just of one man's life, but that of a generation that often refused to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Stephen Spotte; Stephen Spotte
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Spotte
ISBN: 1941110169 9781941110164
OCLC Number: 889165471
Description: viii, 141 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Spotte.

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In "My Watery Self: An Aquatic Memoir," author/scientist Stephen Spotte traces a fascinating trail through a life that began in West Virgina coal camps, drifted through reckless bohemian times of  Read more...

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"Spotte is a master storyteller, bringing to life the coal miners, gang members, and Inuits he meets on his travels ... As an ode to watery places, this book is sometimes reminiscent of work by Read more...

 
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