The U.S. Coast GuardBook - 2005
The U.S. Coast Guard is in charge of protecting U.S. coastlines and harbors. They operate search and rescue missions, stop boats that are smuggling illegal drugs or aliens into the country, and help during wars and natural disasters. This comprehensive book details the history, recruiting, training, and daily life of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publications Co., c2005
Characteristics: 64 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: United States Coast Guard