THE LIFELINE: A History of the Aberdeen Lifeboat Station 1925-1985 (Signed Copy)

By: Trewren, Norman

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n.d. (c.1985). 158pp.+ 36 pages, unpaginated list of Services and Index. Numerous b/white candid, historic, grim halftone illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Signed inscription by author on title-page, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a blind indentation and negligible edgewear. Words hardly do justice to these men, working desperately to save lives and ships stranded in sometimes atrocious weather conditions. Contents include: Prelims., Early Days, The Thirties, War Years, Post-war Forties, New Life-boat, Sixties, Early Seventies, New Era, 1980-85, The Rocket Brigade, Afterword, List of Services 1925-1985, ditto Inshore 1968-84, ditto Rocket Brigade, Index. Book weight approx. 910gms. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Title: THE LIFELINE: A History of the Aberdeen Lifeboat Station 1925-1985 (Signed Copy)

Author Name: Trewren, Norman

Categories: History - Local, Nautical & Maritime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Aberdeen, Author (with assistance):

ISBN Number: 095107380X

ISBN Number 13: 9780951073803

Binding: Large Format Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good.

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 001257

Keywords: U.K. - Scotland - Local History - Aberdeen Lifeboat Station - Sea Rescue