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United States Coast Guard

Author: Bruno Lurch
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, ©2004.
Series: Heinemann know it., United States Armed Forces.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Presents an introduction to the U.S. Coast Guard, explaining what it is and who can join, looking at the history of the military organization, and discussing Coast Guard jobs, ships and boats, aircraft, and role in war and peace.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruno Lurch
ISBN: 1403445508 9781403445506 1403445567 9781403445568
OCLC Number: 53369187
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: What is the Coast Guard? --
Who can join the Coast Guard? --
Training for the Coast Guard --
Coast Guard jobs --
Coast Guard ships and boats --
Coast Guard aircraft --
Exciting firsts in Coast Guard history --
Early heroes of the Coast Guard --
Coast Guard helps win the World Wars --
Coast Guard during the Korean and Vietnam wars --
Coast Guard heads for the Persian Gulf --
Mascots --
Lonely life of the lighthouse keeper --
Guarding the environment --
Meet the Coast Guard: Interview with Lieutenant Wes Hester --
Interview with Petty Officer Jacquelyn Zettles --
International Ice Patrol: Polar Missions --
Rescue at Sea --
Flags --
Visit to a United States Coast Guard museum.
Series Title: Heinemann know it., United States Armed Forces.
Responsibility: Bruno Lurch.
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Presents an introduction to the U.S. Coast Guard, explaining what it is and who can join, looking at the history of the military organization, and discussing Coast Guard jobs, ships and boats, aircraft, and role in war and peace.

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