ERIC Number: ED164414
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
Reference Count: 0
America's Maritime Heritage: From Sail Power to Nuclear Power. Book 1 and Book 2. An Energy Education Activity Book [And] America's Maritime Heritage: A Frequently Forgotten Treasure.
Heitzman, William Ray
These documents provide background information and a series of problems and activities to familiarize students with important maritime activities in the United States. Book I contains problems involving the movement of freight on inland waterways, questions on energy and the environment, and a chart with questions on United States oil imports. Book II features information on hydroelectric power, water transportation, and energy consumption. The third book traces the history and influence of the sea on America and discusses shipbuilding, trading, commercial fishing, leisure time, and the arts. The growing interest in marine science and the development of maritime parks and museums are noted. Annotated lists of pertinent periodicals, books, pamphlets, and films are included. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Con-Stran Productions, Philadelphia, PA.
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